How To Book Your First Speaking Gig with Alexia Vernon

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Imagine this...

You're on stage, delivering a killer talk to an audience filled with your dream customers.

You're in the flow, you can see the audience responding to what you're saying and when you're done, they ERUPT into mad applause and a stream of people flock to connect with you.

It sounds like a sought-after entrepreneur and speaker's dream, right?

But what if you've never delivered a talk before?

What if you know you want to do it, but you have no clue how to do it?

And what if you just straight up have no idea how to even book your first speaking gig?

Ooooof! I so feel you!

In fact, I remember when I tried to pitch myself to speak at Social Media Marketing World and it was a total failure.

I mean, I went in cold, I didn't know anything about the organizer and I didn't have any examples on hand to show them when they asked.

*face palm *

It was brutal.

Pair that with the fact that I had anxiety-ridden fear of speaking in front of people and I was just a giant mess.

Which is how I found Alexia Vernon.

You see, Lex has been on the speaking scene for over 15 years now!

And not just that but she's been on CNN (plus a slew of other networks), featured in all sorts of publications (Forbes and Inc, anyone?) and recognized by The White House.

Yeah. The freakin' White House!

So if there is anyone I feel confident in bringing onto the Screw to talk about speaking at live events and building that skill set, it's her.

And in this wildly-helpful masterclass Lex is breaking down precisely what you can do to land your first speaking gig, how to position yourself as an authority AND how to sell from the stage in a way that is classy and not pushy.

If you know you want to get your message out there in a big way and you know that you need to improve your communication skills, you're gonna want to give this a watch.

Grab Your FREE Spot at Our Live Training Workshop!

So now that you know what you can do to book your first speaking gig, let Lex and I walk you through how to structure your talk so it truly makes an impact and leaves people wanting more!

We're hosting a FREE live training workshop Wednesday January 27th at 1pm EST and we would love to have you there with us.

If you know that you want to speak at live events and build your brand in a big way, then come join us!

After all, it's free.

So it's kind of a no-brainer.

And if you already know you're ready to grace the stage and you are itching to learn the tried and true strategies from a pro speaker, then check out Alexia's signature program, Your Spotlight Talk!


  1. Alex Jangard

    Thanks so much Jill! So excited to learn as much as I can – hopefully I can influence people through speaking and make a lasting connection 🙂

    • Alexia Vernon

      I hope you can make our class next week, @AlexJangard. We'll get into the mechanics of creating a high-impact presentation.


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