What to look for in a motivational speaker

If you are reading this blog there is a good change you have seen countless motivational speakers over the years. You may have been a participant at a meeting or conference where a motivational speaker was included as part of the event and you may even have booked a motivational speaker for an event you were organizing. There is no doubt a motivational speaker can be a great asset to your event and add great value, but you must make sure you are selecting the right motivational speaker for your event. Below are 5 factors I fee you should consider when booking a motivational speaker. Why do you want a motivational speaker The first question you must answer is why do you want a motivational speaker for your event. You must be clear on this as it will help you select the appropriate speaker for your event. You even need to have an idea of when you will want the speaker to present as this will impact the type of motivational speaker you hire. Do you want an opening motivational speaker, a closing speaker, a mid-day speaker or an after dinner speaker. Each one of these factors will influence who you select as a motivational speaker for your event. You also need to be clear if you are looking for an entertainer, a motivator or and educator. Different speakers will bring different things to your event. What is your topic or theme There are literally thousands of motivational speakers available for hire and they all have something different to offer. Knowing your theme, objectives and topic focus will help...