NSA Pittsburgh Affiliate and Professional Chapter Members can attend events included in their membership.

Guests: First time visit $25; Returning Guests: $80

The Killer Keynote Conference

November 6 - November 7

What is the Killer Keynote Conference and What Can It Do for You?  The Killer Keynote Conference is THE ULTIMATE presentation training experience for people looking to take their presentation skills to the next level. During this conference, you won't just learn how to package your presentations; you'll EXPERIENCE how [...]

Nobody likes meetings … especially ones that go off of the rails early and last a long time. That’s where you come in! Draw on your many years of speaking and group engagement to offer Meeting Facilitation for your clients. It’s kind of like being a Master of Ceremonies, but with less corny jokes. [...]

Did the Covid Crisis in March of 2020 decimate your speaking business? Was the Financial Crash of 2008 a significant stressor for you? When the Towers came down on 9/11, were you left with multiple speaking cancelations? Over the past 40 years there have been five major economic upheavals that have deeply affected the [...]

Ways for being Disruptive, Innovative and Resilient in the 21st century This extremely experiential and high energy session reinforces fresh thinking and new approaches – which are at the root of innovation and change. During, and post-corona, many have and will apply outdated tools and an old mindset to solve new and unprecedented problems. [...]

"Blending in is for Cuisinarts." - Sam Horn Are you finding it harder and harder to stand out in the sea of speakers, authors, coaches and consultants? The good news is, Sam Horn has developed a process to help you break out instead of blend in. If you know Sam, you know she doesn't [...]

Having a successful and sustainable speaking business requires more than simply rocking the stage. Developing systems and policies are key! Let Crystal Washington, CSP share some of the most powerful and underutilized tools for extraordinary business growth. Whether you are a new speaker or a seasoned veteran, you'll learn new ways to leverage old tools and the coolest new tech for business growth. Discover how [...]

How can you build a profitable speaking business that includes consulting, training or coaching?  How can you develop clients that use you monthly for years?  Even decades?  These questions will be answered with clear practical steps you can take immediately to grow additional income for your speaking business. Our speaker is Barry Banther, Chairman [...]

Turning Lightning into Electricity Your financial success as a speaker is only as strong as your ability to execute a business strategy. The problem is most speakers have a mission-driven message but don't have the building blocks of business. According to a recent Market Research blog, there are more than 40,000 professional speakers, but the overwhelming [...]

“It’s like performing in front of the deadest audience ever!” - Avish Parashar, CSP and February 2021 NSA Pittsburgh Speaker on presenting humor virtually. The world is...interesting to say the least. With so many events, meetings, and trainings shifting to virtual, it is critical that speakers “up their game” in terms of energy, [...]

How do you price a virtual event, hybrid, or F2F event in the post-covid world?  Kristin will share a tested model to help you think through your pricing model as we move into the new normal(s). In this session, you will discover: Seven different pricing different mindsets The formula for determining your optimal fee [...]