37: The Path to Professional Speaking Success: Beating the 5 Major Hurdles Holding You Back

April 9, 2024

37: The Path to Professional Speaking Success: Beating the 5 Major Hurdles Holding You Back

Jacqueline discusses the top 5 challenges that repeatedly come up among speakers based on conversations and masterclasses.

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In this episode of Speaker Driven Business, Jacqueline begins by discussing the top 5 challenges that repeatedly come up among speakers based on conversations and masterclasses. Jacqueline offers insights and tips on how to overcome these stumbling blocks. She touches on the importance of starting with what you have and where you are. Jacqueline also emphasises the value of strong content, identifying your specific market’s stages, and positioning yourself credibly through collateral and a digital footprint that communicate clearly your clients can trust their audience to you. 

WHAT YOU’LL DISCOVER IN THIS EPISODE:

  • The top 5 challenges encountered in the world of emerging speakers (01:01)
  • Challenge #1: Too many things to speak on (02:03)
  • Challenge #2: Not finding the right stages, platforms, and audiences (05:22)
  • Challenge #3: Exhaustion and the 3 unequivocal truths about customising your speeches (10:06)
  • Challenge #4: Lack of momentum and never seeming to get to the next level (13:35)

QUOTES

“Check your content, check your position, check your positioning. And if all of that seems to be in order, then check your lane and change your lane if you must.” – Jacqueline Nagle

RESOURCES

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WHERE TO FIND JACQUELINE NAGLE

To connect and learn more about creating a Speaker Driven Business connect with Jacqueline on LinkedIn. You can also follow Jacqueline on Instagram.