Being a veteran is the first criteria to be invited to join Women Veteran Speakers, but that is not the only criteria.
Are You Right for Women Veteran Speakers?
Some indicators that you are a good candidate:
- You are currently being paid to do this sort of work and seek further exposure and marketing. (Women Veteran Speakers does not book any pro-bono or volunteer speaking events.)
- Your target client market includes a combination of two or more of the following: corporate clients, professional organizations, colleges/universities, veterans groups, educational organizations, youth organizations/groups
- You can provide high-quality photographs, video and writing to support your marketing.
- You have an online professional/business presence – website, Facebook, LinkedIn, blog etc. that supports your work.
- You are prepared with presentations ready to deliver.
- You have some professional speaking credentials (qualifications, endorsements, degrees, designations).
- You have a Speaker Sheet and Sizzle Reel
We recommend some great coaches who offer fee-based coaching to up-and-coming speakers, coaches, trainers and facilitators who do not have an established business and/or do not have the above prerequisites and want to grow their business. They offer valuable insight, guidance and coaching to help you establish and grow your business. Contact us and we can connect you.
Some indicators you need to do more foundational work before applying to Women Veteran Speakers:
- You believe you have an interesting story or career and would like to share it, but don’t know how
- People have told you that you are a good speaker, coach, trainer or facilitator and you want to get into this type of business
- You have never been paid as a speaker, coach, trainer or facilitator
- You have no writing, online presence, ready-to-go targeted content, video, etc.
- Women Veteran Speakers can connect you with coaches who can assist new speakers/coaches/trainers/facilitators with developing and acquiring the necessary materials and online media presence to get you to the next level. Contact us and we can connect you with one of our coaches.
Contact us if you are interested in applying or if you have any questions; Info@WomenVeteranSpeakers.com