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It’s always interesting to see what a famous athlete does when their sports career is over. Carl Lewis attempted to become a singer. Magic Johnson had a failed talk show. Bruce Jenner became Kim Kardashian’s stepdad. After years of obsessive practice and single-minded purpose, what will our heroes do with their newly found free time, piles of expendable cash, and enduring stard ...
… to get (almost) anyone’s email address with a quick search. However, not all speakers are so easy to track down. You might decide to use a speaker agency. These resources can be incredibly frustrating to use as an event planner because once you contact the bureau for a speaker fee, you become a sales lead. You can now expect the agent to inevitably…
…. Sometimes, not five minutes will go by, and I will already get a very detailed response from an applicant. I love this. It tells me that I’m talking to a passionate, responsive and detailed person who I can depend on throughout the application process, and this response is an indicator as to what it will be like working with them throughout…
Planning an event might seem easy on paper, but the reality involves a lot of hard work. While a venue and some nibbles might be all you need to get started, delivering a positive, rewarding experience for attendees requires quite a bit of forward thinking and a lot of advance planning on your part.