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In this episode of The Thoughtful Entrepreneur, your host Josh Elledge speaks with Jackie Lapin, Founder of SpeakerTunity.

It is Jackie Lapin’s expertise to help great leaders get booked for speaking engagements, radio shows, podcasts, virtual summits, virtual networking events and conferences in the fastest and easiest way possible. She explained what their services entail, including going out there to find leads for their clients, doing tons and tons of research that might as well take so much time, creating training programs, and providing the tools their customers need in the process. Their mission, as Jackie points out, is to make life easier for their customers.

Much like Jackie, she understands how difficult it can be to land an opportunity at big events, but in this episode, she provided some helpful tips and best practices on how to easily navigate the application process and increase your chances of being booked as a speaker. According to her, it is important not only to find your prospects, but also to establish good relationships with them for future partnerships.

When asked for tips on how to stand out at conferences, she shared based on her experience and working with people, to always be clear to your audience that you're there to help. A transformative message is better than credentials, as she pointed out.

Key Points from this Episode:

  • The different services that Speakertunity provides to its clients
  • Best practices to increase the chances of being booked
  • Tips for Speakers to Stand Out Among Applicants
  • How are you selected for TEDEx discussions?

About Jackie Lapin:

Jackie Lapin has been a lifelong pioneer and innovator. Her current role as founder of SpeakerTunity®, the Speaker & Leader Resource Company, and leading expert on getting booked to deliver your message on multiple platforms, is the most recent evidence of her instinct for identifying and filling an evident need…and blazing new pathways.

Her pioneering spirit began with her award-winner career as one of the first women sportswriters in America, which ultimately led her to create one of the largest and most successful sports/special events/cable TV PR agencies for 20 years with a world-class client list.

After writing two international bestselling books, The Art of Conscious Creation: How You Can Transform the World and Practical Conscious Creation: Daily Techniques to Manifest Your Desires, Jackie experienced a profound shift to help other changemakers with life-changing books and platforms to reach new audiences through radio/podcast tours.

About SpeakerTunity:

SpeakerTunity® is poised to be the hub for all leaders and entrepreneurs who want easier ways to get booked on more stages faster and with greater impact.

Tweetable Moments:

05:16 – “When you have an opportunity to submit to an, an actual human being, then you wanna start trying to stay in touch with them, reach out, see and see how things are unfolding.”

08:20 – “When you're pitching yourself, you always make it clear that you're there to be of service.”

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Links Mentioned in this Episode:

Want to learn more? Check out SpeakerTunity website at https://speakertunity.com/

Check out SpeakerTunity on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/speakertunity/

Check out Jackie Lapin on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/jackielapin/

Check out SpeakerTunity on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/speakertunity/

Check out SpeakerTunity on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/speakertunity/

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