We want to make sure you have the support you need to succeed in the speaking business. From platform skills to good accounting practices, our Aspiring Speaker program is about YOU attaining the level of Professional Speaker.
We welcome you to our valuable educational events at our discounted membership rate. We invite award winning speakers from across the nation to share their expertise with you. We are confident that you will walk away with beneficial information to increase productivity and profitability in your business. In addition, our events are a great place to make new connections in the Pittsburgh region and beyond. Come and join us in person and follow us and contribute on Facebook, our LinkedIn group and Twitter.
This designation is valid for three years. During those years we invite you to join Pittsburgh’s Speaker Academy. There are ten distinct modules that include lots of practice time and guidance. See a list of modules here:
For an additional kick start to your speaking career involve yourself in the National Academy for Professional Speaking as well. You can find more information on that on the National Speaker Association’s website.
You might be asking yourself, why do both? At the local level you have the advantage of one-on-one interaction and mentoring that is focused on your unique experience. The National Academy program is a supplement to this program. One portion is an online self-paced component. In addition you have the good fortune to join in the Cavett Institute at the National Convention. This all-day program features cutting edge content for Aspiring Speakers.
As a Special Bonus, you will have access to our Speaker Resource Vault, a private collection of programs and information specifically assembled to enhance your career.
We look forward to helping you succeed.Apply for Membership as an Aspiring Speaker