Since many of us fear public speaking and shy away from opportunities to face audiences, you probably wonder why anyone would choose professional speaking as a career–and how you make the transition into that business.
Veteran professional speaker Ken Futch joined “The Communication Corner”–my weekly interview program on WBCX-FM, “The Voice of Brenau”–to explain why he left his stellar career at AT&T after eleven years to launch his speaking career. With his entertaining, informational, and often motivational style, Ken covered these and other topics:
–His “signature story”–accidentally shooting himself in the head
–The public event he attended that attracted him to professional speaking
–Using humor effectively
–Organizations a new speaker should affiliate with
–Technology the professional speaker must learn and use
–Strategies for getting your audience involved
–Pluses and minuses of Power Point
–The valuable art of telling stories
You will marvel as Ken recalls hear near-death experience. In fact, this Vietnam combat platoon leader uses all of his life’s lessons to help others find the best opportunities in every situation.
CONTACT KEN TO ACQUIRE HIS SERVICES AND PRODUCTS
Visit Ken’s Web site:
His site describes his programs and services, along with giving his contact information. From his site, you can order his book in either hardback or audio. The title: Take Your Best Shot: Turning Situations into Opportunities. Too, you can order his DVD, The Secrets of Influence–Insights for Professionals.
As a fellow professional who has seen Ken in action many times, I can assure you he will make your meeting or conference lively, and will generate long-range results.
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