NSA NC Open House: Get Your Speaker Savvy on!
Speakers Academy 2019 Kickoff
Featuring Darren LaCroix, CSP, DTM; Shari Fitzpatrick and special virtual messages from Willie Jolley, CSP, CPAE; Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE;
Pre-register and save! Register now for $30, and save $15 off at-the-door registration!
Chocolate dipped Shari's Berries for all in attendance!
Doors open at 8:00 am. Event starts at 9:00 sharp. Arrive early and take advantage of the free parking in the lot below!
The “Speakers Academy Kickoff” is a preview of what the 9-month academy, which launches in January, will be all about. The Speakers Academy is designed for anyone (including chapter members) seeking an intensive program with live meetings, veteran guest speakers, stage time and professional coaching, accountability groups, and more.
This event is ideal for Toastmasters, ATD members, business owners, subject matter experts, solopreneurs, entertainers, coaches, and consultants.
- Learn all about the 2019 Speakers Academy
- Ask questions of past SA grads, the dean and leadership team
- Understand why learning “the business of speaking” is essential to making it in this field
- Hear about the scope of the program: Finding Your Topic as a Speaker, The Expertise Imperative, Understanding Markets for Speakers, Branding, Sales, Business Plans, Product Development, Marketing, Storytelling, Ethics and much much more.
- Hear from a former Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking®, Darren LaCroix
- Hear from the charismatic Willie Jolley, Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), a Speaker Hall of Fame (CPAE) recipient
- Hear from the founder of Shari’s Berries, Speakers Academy alumna Shari Fitzpatrick
*Willie Jolley and Patricia Fripp will be appearing virtually