How to Get Paid to Speak - Melbourne

  • 05 Mar 2016
  • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Hotel Grand Chancellor, 131 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne


  • Institute of Learning Professionals Members - code required
  • PSA Members

How to Get Paid to Speak

Have you always been a natural communicator and enjoyed being on stage? Are you passionate about a cause or message but unsure how to turn your passion into a career?

The professional speaking industry is one of the most lucrative and rewarding industries on earth. Where else can you earn many thousands of dollars an hour while impacting lives, transforming mindsets and travelling the world.

In this unique one-day program, some of the biggest names in the business will reveal:

  1. How to become a professional speaker - what is involved, what is possible and where to begin
  2. How to determine a topic that is both meaningful and marketable
  3. How to leverage your influence through savvy marketing and profile building techniques
  4. How to 'own the stage' and become a more powerful presenter
  5. How to leverage your intellectual property and develop passive income streams
Presentations on the day include:

The SpeakingBusiness - David Staughton PSM
What the speaking business is all about and ways you can monetise your passion and skills

Topic Development - Louise Karch PSM
How to develop your topic and express your unique message in a way that is commercial.

Product Development – Warwick Merry CSP
How to leverage your intellectual property to dramatically increase your income and help establish your brand.

Sales and Marketing– Winston Marsh CSP
The ‘must know’ steps to successfully marketing your speaking business. 

Managing the Business – Russell Pearson (PSA - State President)

How to run your business and develop a business model to build your speaking enterprise.