Over the past decade-plus, Chopped host Ted Allen has been known as one of the top names in food television. His notable name has also made him popular on the speaking circuit, making a variety of appearances at corporate events and different culinary conventions. Allen was at it again this pas... Read More

It can be hard to narrow in on the perfect keynote speaker for your event. Factors that can cause confusion include the number of people that are available to speak, the wide-ranging fees that these individuals charge and what you actually want to get out of the person presenting. While the pro... Read More

To newcomers and seasoned event planners alike, understanding the cost of booking a motivational keynote speaker can prove challenging. There are many different factors that go into developing a speakers fee.As a basic guideline, the more experienced or noteworthy the speaker is, the higher their fe... Read More

The speaking industry is constantly evolving. New speakers are emerging on the scene at all times and the way they give presentations is also being revolutionized. Keynote speakers are extremely important to the overall success of an event, so it is good to stay up to date on what other organizers a... Read More

The best commencement speeches are remembered by the graduating classes that hear them for years to come. Perhaps students will take just one bit of the speakers' talk with them, but that simple snippet can influence their lives forever. Celebrities are particularly popular choices to give these spr... Read More

Through several decades as a prominent television personality, Robin Roberts has garnered respect from the audience and her colleagues. That admiration was on display again last week when she received the Sager Strong Award at the NBA Awards. The Sager Strong Award is presented in memory of the late... Read More

There are thousands of conferences, big and small, held each year. Many in the workforce attend these events on a regular basis, but not always with a clear focus in mind. It is important to actually be able to generate some value out of listening to conference speakers and sitting through vari... Read More

The Value of Guest Speakers for Students

Guest speakers at schools, colleges and universities can be extremely impactful to students. These are typically audiences looking for inspiration and direction, something the top speakers can provide in ample quantities. Princeton student Shannon Chaffers recently wrote for The Daily Princetonian a... Read More