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What Is A Keynote Speaker?

What is a keynote speaker? The words “Keynote Speaker” are the most searched term for people looking for experts in public speaking. But there are misunderstandings around what is a motivational speaker, public speaker, plenary speaker, keynote speaker, inspirational...

Does The Speaker Introduction Matter?

A recent discussion with speakers about how they are introduced spurred a lot of opinions. Some are convinced that they have to set their credibility in their "speaker introduction" and each word read by the person bringing them on stage will impact how they are seen...

Sales Motivational Speaker

Seeking a sales motivational speaker?  Thom Singer is a sales motivational speaker who is focused on helping each member of your sales team discover their potential. Learn more about working with Thom for your next sales kick-off or other motivational sales training....

The Power of Storytelling for Speakers

The secret weapon for a great conference experience is having storytelling speakers on your agenda. A memorable keynote speech is one that is filled with both information and powerful stories. Speeches that have high level impact are more than data. A speaker who...

Have Fun At Work – And Find Creativity

I had a great conversation on the phone today (yes, I am of the generation who has long phone calls with friends). The person I chatted with is another professional speaker who is working hard to grow his business.  He is someone I have build a friendship with over...

Humor in the Workplace

Studies have shown that humor is good for the workplace. But humor in the workplace is something that is hard to define and even harder to get your hands around if you are a manager. There is good sense of humor that helps keep things lighter and adds to problem...

How To Become A Motivational Speaker – by Thom Singer

I recently celebrated my 10th anniversary as a professional speaker. I am very proud to have made it in the speaking business for this amount of time. A decade ago I dreamed of a speaking career, but did not know where to start. I must have asked the question “how to...

Five Traits of a Great Keynote Speaker

Finding the best speaker for your upcoming event is paramount to the success of the conference. But discovering a thought provoking presentation is not always easy. The hunt for keynote speaker ideas has brought you to my website, so I hope you will take a look at my...

Keynote Message – Managing Your Potential

It has been a wonderful experience to explain to people about the “Paradox of Potential” content that I have been working on for two years. The program can be a speech or a workshop, but the keynote message is the same: You have to manage your potential is you want...

Insurance Sales Training

Working with people in the insurance industry is enjoyable and inspiring. One of my favorite things to do as a sales speaker is to conduct insurance sales training programs. The professional sales people in this industry are both ambitious and they care about their...