“Speakers Don’t Make Money” Reality Check?


“It doesn’t really matter if you have great talent; there are too few opportunities, and you’ll never make any money.” Chatting with James Malinchak ( www.BigMoneySpeaker.com)  I realized the similar misconceptions shared by the worlds of my early onset career of acting, and the world James and I were discussing.. speaking. Let’s take the biggest misconception: There are not enough paying gigs. I know many talented actors that must support themselves [Continue reading »]

Big Impact: Fascination

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I had my favorite acting coach say one day, “fascinated people are fascinating.” His point being if we were fascinated with our purpose in the scene, we would be extremely engaging to an audience. When we think about it, isn’t that what you want, too? Engagement with your viewers is key to building rapport, and in good rapport, you are able to move your followers to action. I have always [Continue reading »]

Big Impact: Setting Up Your Studio!

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Our first episode of “Big Impact” and the answers to some of the most common questions I get from you. (this is why we love feedback and comments on videos!) With some help from the experts, we tackle those pesky technical decisions to help you set up your own home or office studio! If you are feeling a bit overwhelmed by the types and features of the cameras, microphones and lighting [Continue reading »]