If you want to be a big-name speaker, you might have to deal with a Speakers Bureau; a company which facilitates connections between speakers and clients holding conferences and events. Speakers Bureaus can open doors and expand your keynote business, but how do you cultivate a positive relationship with a reputable bureau?
Our guest today is Barrett Cordero, President of BigSpeak, a leading global Speakers Bureau that represents business icons, best-selling authors, world class athletes, and tons of other popular and respected speakers. He works with clients such as Google, Nike, American Airlines, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, and more.
If you have a career speaking, or want to start one, this is a must-listen podcast! Barren offers advice for getting noticed, how to translate interest into repeated bookings, and how technology has changed the pace for speakers. When’s the right moment to become a full-time speaker? Listen now, and find out!
And remember, if you are going to get hired you’ll need a sizzle reel. Check out TLL’s tips for making your sizzle reel sizzle!