WA Chapter Event - Make 2016 your best speaking year ever!

  • 07 Dec 2015
  • 6:00 PM (UTC+08:00)
  • Crown Entertainment Complex, Botanical Rooms, Great Eastern Highway Perth


  • Book by Wednesday 2 December
  • Book by Wednesday 2 December

Registration is closed

Make 2016 your best speaking year ever!

"Today is the tomorrow your dreams, plans and actions determined yesterday" - Graham Harvey

Facilitated by Professional Speakers Australia – Western Australia State President Graham Harvey, our last meeting for the year will be a hands-on planning and goalsetting workshop assisting you to design and implement business and marketing plans to ensure that 2016 is your best speaking year ever.

Graham has been facilitating management retreats for many years and will share his simple yet powerful business planning processes.

Part one of the hands-on workshop will address overall key business planning questions including:

Mission: WHY are you here? What is your core purpose? What business are you in?

Vision: WHERE are you going? What will your business look like in five years?

Values: WHAT guides your decisions? What principles underpin your behaviour?

Strategies: HOW do you plan to achieve your vision? What are the categories of work to be done that make up your overall plan?

Objectives: WHEN will your stated aims and objectives be achieved? What are your specific targets, goals and milestones along the way?

Priorities: WHO is accountable for what in the next ninety days? What are your top five priorities for the next ninety days?

Part two of the hands-on workshop format will address the overall 13 + 1 P’s of developing an effective marketing plan for your speaking business including:

1. Purpose

2. Planning

3. Product (and/or service)

4. Positioning

5. Point of difference

6. Prospecting

7. Price

8. Packaging

9. Place

10. Promotion

11. Programming

12. People

13. Performance

14. The Final P - Persistence

The interactive style of the evening will also feature plenty of opportunity to ask the questions you have always wanted to ask about how to grow your speaking business.

About Graham Harvey: Professional Speaker, Business Coach and Service Designer Graham Harvey is the bestselling author of Seducing the Vigilante Customer: 101 winning strategies to attract and retain happy customers and healthy profits. He is recognised as one of Australasia’s foremost thought leaders on Service Design, Customer Experience and Relationship Marketing, and in 1999 was awarded Western Australian Professional Speaker of the Year. He is currently WA State President of Professional Speakers Australia.

Commencing his business consultancy in 1986, he continues to work throughout the Asia Pacific region guiding organisations and coaching individuals on growing their business by achieving greater clarity of future and designing innovative customer experience and customer relationship management and marketing strategies.

With a passion for researching global business trends and an ability to convey the complex in simple terms, Graham is a dynamic speaker whose personal mission is to challenge, inspire and empower individuals and organisations to design, develop and grow futures of greatness through vision, innovation and service.