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

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

Are you ready to serge past your sales estimates with a website that delivers amazing online results? Do you want your company to be found on page one of search results? This will be an interactive working session, so attendees should bring their fully-charged laptops/tablets to the event so you can search your own [...]

There’s no one “right” way to build a speaking business. But one thing we can all agree on is that to build a speaking business you need…business! Where do those first speaking engagements come from? Courtney Clark will share with you her strategy for going from “who do I even call and what do [...]

Get Hired and Paid to Speak

August 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

GET HIRED AND PAID TO SPEAK A one-night-only event presented by NSA Pittsburgh Monday, August 28, 2017 from 6:30pm-8:30pm Courtyard by Marriott at the Waterfront - 401 W. Waterfront Dr, Homestead, PA 15120 Have you ever dreamed of being a paid professional speaker? Ever sat in an audience and thought “I could do that!” [...]

How do you respond when told “your fee is not in our budget” or asked “can you lower your fee?” especially in the new environment of in-person, virtual, and hybrid events? Learn practical ways to confidently discover what is available, when to ask for more, and when to run from engagements you really don’t [...]

Hall-of-Fame speaker and storytelling expert Kelly Swanson will share her proven formula for crafting and telling stories that connect, influence, and get results. In this program, Kelly doesn’t just teach storytelling. She teaches you why it matters – the science behind it – the psychology of its impact on the brain. In this interactive program, Kelly will work [...]

When Anton Gunn joined NSA in 2005, he wanted to be a full-time professional speaker, after a successful career as an executive and former senior advisor to President Barack Obama. Early on, he struggled. It wasn’t until he got clear on the direction, dedication, and discipline it takes to grow a successful business that his speaking career took [...]

You are missing out on EASY ways to get more business without spending a dime. Don't miss this interactive session to discover new, simple ways to rock your business. Highlights include intros and outros, creating your speech in blocks, creating topic titles that entice meeting professionals, turning your ideas into memorable moments, the secret to observational humor and [...]

Tamsen Webster: Find the Red Thread of Your Big Idea

February 17, 2024 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

So much these days relies on being seen and standing out. But when there is so much information competing for the spotlight, how do you set yourself apart? How can you tell a story about your big idea that people actually want to hear? Thankfully, there's a surprisingly simple answer, and it lies in how we [...]

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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 [...]