Expanding Your Personal Story into a Universal Message with Nicole Rochester, M.D.: Podcast Ep. 98 [Coaching]

Carol Cox Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, TEDx Leave a Comment

You may have had an experience, a situation, a life event that caused you to change how you looked at the world or led to a new understanding of how something is wrong and needs to be changed. Your personal story can have a powerful impact on an audience. But, for it to spark a movement, to cause others to …

Thinking Bigger - I Get Coached On-Air by Geraldine Carter: Podcast Ep. 097 | Speaking Your Brand

Thinking Bigger – I Get Coached On-Air by Geraldine Carter: Podcast Ep. 097

Carol Cox Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Visibility, Women & Gender Leave a Comment

 Whew, this episode was much harder than I had anticipated. You’ve heard me coach my clients and members of the Speaking Your Brand community on this podcast. On-air coaching calls are some of the most popular episodes because we go deep and you get to hear what it’s like to be in a coaching session. After hearing Geraldine Carter …

Booking Corporate Workshops from Local Speaking Gigs with Louise Brogan [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 096 | Speaking Your Brand

Booking Corporate Workshops from Local Speaking Gigs with Louise Brogan [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 096

Carol Cox Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Public Speaking, Visibility Leave a Comment

How can you increase the likelihood that free speaking engagements you do lead to companies hiring you to do workshops for them? In this episode, my guest Louise Brogan, a social media expert and trainer, and I talk about: The topics her corporate clients want training on The topics she speaks about when she gives free presentations at local groups …

Finding Your Idea Worth Sharing with Lori DiGuardi: Podcast Ep. 095 | Speaking Your Brand

Finding Your Idea Worth Sharing with Lori DiGuardi: Podcast Ep. 095

Carol Cox Home, Podcast, Presentations, TEDx, Women & Gender Leave a Comment

If you have doing a TEDx talk on your list, you’ll need a TED-worthy idea, an “idea worth spreading.” How do you know if you have a *really good* idea for a speech, one that’s going to make an impact, whether it’s for TEDx or a keynote? In this episode, my guest Lori DiGuardi, a TEDx and professional speaker, and …

Speaking and Showing Up Powerfully as Women with Molly Baker McPherson: Podcast Ep. 094

Speaking and Showing Up Powerfully as Women with Molly Baker McPherson: Podcast Ep. 094

Carol Cox Home, Podcast, Public Speaking, Women & Gender Leave a Comment

When my guest Molly McPherson introduced herself in the Speaking Your Brand Facebook group and said one of her topics is helping women speak powerfully, I knew I had to have her on the podcast. Molly McPherson is a PR professional and speaker, with a focus on communicating in the digital age and crisis communication, helping her clients protect their …

Turning Your Framework into a Course with Jessica Korthuis: Podcast Ep. 093 | Speaking your Brand Podcast

Turning Your Framework into a Course with Jessica Korthuis: Podcast Ep. 093

Carol Cox Home, Podcast, Presentations, Public Speaking 1 Comment

One of the most popular episodes of this podcast is episode 61 on developing your own framework. I’ve heard from so many of you – in the FB group and via email – that it got you thinking of creating your own framework for your business and your presentations. Having a framework differentiates yourself from others in your field, it …

Deconstructing My TEDx Talk: Why We’re Uncomfortable with Women in Power - Podcast Ep. 092

Deconstructing My TEDx Talk: Why We’re Uncomfortable with Women in Power – Podcast Ep. 092

Carol Cox Home, Podcast, Presentations, TEDx, Women & Gender 2 Comments

Two years ago, right before the November 2016 U.S. presidential election, I gave a talk at a small, local TEDxWomen chapter. Until now, I’ve never shared it publicly (beyond the audience that was there). Why? There are several reasons, which you’ll hear about in this episode. It was the most challenging speaking experience I’ve ever had. Not because of the …

Visibility Works: From Local Speaking to TED.com to a Book with Tammy Lally - Podcast Ep. 091

Visibility Works: From Local Speaking to TED.com to a Book with Tammy Lally – Podcast Ep. 091

Carol Cox Home, Podcast, Public Speaking, TEDx Leave a Comment

 How does a visibility strategy actually work? What does it look like to grow your business and your personal brand through speaking? What are the steps you can take? This episode is truly a case study in what happens when you show up consistently and put yourself out there with courage and conviction. Over the course of the past …

Hosting Your Own Workshop or Retreat with Blair Thielemier: Podcast Ep. 090

Hosting Your Own Workshop or Retreat with Blair Thielemier: Podcast Ep. 090

Carol Cox Business, Home, Podcast, Thought Leadership Leave a Comment

Speaking at someone else’s event is great, but hosting your own workshop or retreat can be even better. You get to control the content and you’re center stage as the host and presenter. But, there’s also a lot that goes into planning a successful workshop or retreat that’s a full day or even two days. My guest, Blair Green Thielemier, …

Building a Community from Your Podcast with Debbie Gonzales [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 089

Building a Community from Your Podcast with Debbie Gonzales [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 089

Carol Cox Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Visibility 2 Comments

“My dream is bigger than my fear.” Have you ever felt like that? My guest today, Debbie Gonzales, heard that from a guest she interviewed on her brand new podcast and she said it’s what pushed her forward to launch. In this on-air coaching call, Debbie asks me questions about launching her podcast, including: Creating a community of listeners The …

Launching a Podcast - What's Important and What's Not with Carol Cox: Podcast Ep. 087

Launching a Podcast – What’s Important and What’s Not with Carol Cox: Podcast Ep. 087

Carol Cox Business, Home, Podcast, Thought Leadership 2 Comments

Have you been thinking of launching your own podcast? It’s been a game-changer for my business and personal brand – and it can be for yours too. But, it can seem overwhelming and daunting: What to do first, then next, what equipment and software do you need, much less thinking about the format and interviewing guests, and so on. In …

How to Generate Leads From Your Podcast with Stacey Ogden [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 086

How to Generate Leads From Your Podcast with Stacey Ogden [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 086

Carol Cox Business, Home, Marketing, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Visibility Leave a Comment

Do you have a podcast – or video series or blog – but aren’t getting leads from it as you had expected? You know your content is good – you’re getting listeners and viewers and readers – but, when it comes to making money as a result of that content, it’s crickets (and an empty inbox). What can you do? …

Pivoting Your Business Model by Asking ‘What Do You Really Want’ with Katie Krimitsos: Podcast Ep. 085

Pivoting Your Business Model by Asking ‘What Do You Really Want’ with Katie Krimitsos: Podcast Ep. 085

Carol Cox Business, Home, Marketing, Podcast 1 Comment

 When’s the last time you asked yourself: “What do I *really* want? What’s right for me *right now*?” And then what happens if the business you’ve been building is not quite the right answer. You can either ignore the answer and try to go down the same road, bumping into obstacles along the way. Or, you can pivot your …

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Less Is More: Developing Your Visibility Strategy with Wendy Zanders [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 084

Carol Cox Business, Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Public Speaking, Visibility Leave a Comment

There are many, many ways you can get visibility for yourself and your business: Speaking to local groups Presenting at conferences Being a member or officer of a local organization Guesting on podcasts or hosting your own podcast Doing Facebook Live and YouTube videos Hosting webinars Being active in Facebook groups and other online communities But, you can’t do all …

Collaborating to Expand Your Reach with Baily Hancock: Podcast Ep. 083

Carol Cox Business, Events, Home, Podcast, Visibility, Women & Gender Leave a Comment

 How can you expand your network and reach new people? Collaborating with others who share a similar mission, vibe, and audience can be one of the best ways to do that. But, how do you actually collaborate in a pre-planned way? What does that look like (webinars, FB Live, workshops, podcasts, etc.)? What does each person gain and, just …

How to Create an Emotional Connection with Your Audience with Leanne Kabat [Coaching] – Podcast Ep. 082

Carol Cox Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Presentations, Signature Talk, Storytelling Leave a Comment

How can you create an emotional connection with your audience? Even if you *think* you have a topic that doesn’t lend itself to creating an emotional connection, there are ways you can pull your audience in. Creating an emotional connection: Engages the audience and keeps them interested Builds trust with you and with each other by being vulnerable and relatable …

Be a Better Speaker - Top Takeaways from Watching Presenters at Podcast Movement: Podcast Ep. 081

Be a Better Speaker – Top Takeaways from Watching Presenters at Podcast Movement: Podcast Ep. 081

Carol Cox Events, Home, Podcast, Presentations Leave a Comment

What separates a great speaker from a so-so one and how can you be a great one? I recently attended a 3-day conference (Podcast Movement) and took notes during the keynotes and breakout sessions on what the speakers did well and what could have been better, so you can take these tips and apply them to your own presentations. Although …

Connecting Your Why with What Makes Your Approach Unique with Anne Torrez [Coaching] - Podcast Ep. 080

Connecting Your Why with What Makes Your Approach Unique with Anne Torrez [Coaching] – Podcast Ep. 080

Carol Cox Branding, Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Presentations, Public Speaking Leave a Comment

Do you know what makes your approach and process unique? As a speaker and entrepreneur – whether you’re a coach, consultant, strategist, trainer, therapist, or other type of business owner – your methodology and philosophy are important components of what you do. In this on-air coaching call, I help my guest Anne Torrez find what makes her coaching approach unique, …

How to Develop the Shape of Your Framework for Your Presentations with Coryne Forest [Coaching] - Podcast Ep. 079

How to Develop the Shape of Your Framework for Your Presentations with Coryne Forest [Coaching] – Podcast Ep. 079

Carol Cox Business, Home, On-Air Coaching, Podcast, Presentations Leave a Comment

In this on-air coaching call, you’ll hear how my guest Coryne Forest and I create the visual shape of her framework to use in her presentations. In episode 61, you learned how developing your own framework can be a game changer for not only your presentations but also your business. Many listeners have told me how impactful that episode was …