Building Your Thought Leadership Platform with Lisa Zawrotny [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 114 | Speaking Your Brand

Building Your Thought Leadership Platform with Lisa Zawrotny [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 114

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What are the elements of being a thought leader? What does it mean to be a thought leader? How can you build your thought leadership platform? As a speaker, you are seen as a leader, an authority, an expert in your space, which is why many of us want to speak to share our big idea to larger audiences. In …

Storytelling Isn’t Enough - Your Content Needs to be E.P.I.C.: Podcast Ep. 113 | Speaking Your Brand

Storytelling Isn’t Enough – Your Content Needs to be E.P.I.C.: Podcast Ep. 113

Carol Cox Home, Podcast, Presentations, Storytelling, Visibility 2 Comments

I gave this presentation on E.P.I.C. content 4 times to 4 different groups in a recent 2-week period. Whew! In this episode, you’ll hear the presentation itself as well as why I decided to include certain things, like video and music clips. Why this topic? Business storytelling has been all the rage for the past few years: we’ve been told …

Keynote to Florida Executive Women by Carol Cox | Speaking Your Brand

Keynote to Florida Executive Women by Carol Cox

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I recently delivered a luncheon keynote to the Florida Executive Women (FEW) group at the Citrus Club in Orlando, Florida. My topic was “‘Storytelling’ In Business Isn’t Enough: Your Content Needs to be E.P.I.C.” FEW brings together a diverse group of accomplished and influential leaders to promote women’s full participation in Central Florida, strong relationships among the membership, and awareness of …

Making the Most of Speaking at Trade Shows and Conferences with Sue Monhait: Podcast Ep. 110 | Speaking Your Brand

Making the Most of Speaking at Trade Shows and Conferences with Sue Monhait: Podcast Ep. 110

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

When you speak at a conference or trade show, have you thought about how you can invite the audience to continue the conversation with you after your session? In this episode, my guest Sue Monhait shares strategies she uses when she speaks at trade shows – and she’s done it a lot! Sue has two different kinds of businesses: one …

How to Put On a Winning Workshop with Carol Cox and Diane Diaz: Podcast Ep. 109 | Speaking Your Brand

How to Put On a Winning Workshop with Carol Cox and Diane Diaz: Podcast Ep. 109

Carol Cox Business, Home, Podcast, Presentations, Visibility Leave a Comment

This episode is jam-packed with what you need to know to put on your own paid workshop. I recently co-hosted a workshop on Personal Branding and Visibility with Diane Diaz, founder of The Brand Teacher and a Speaking Your Brand coach. From deciding on the topic and price to selling seats to determining the agenda, we lay it all out …

NLP Can Make You a Better Speaker with Candice Czaplak: Podcast Ep. 108 | Speaking Your Brand

NLP Can Make You a Better Speaker with Candice Czaplak: Podcast Ep. 108

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

You want to feel more confident and prepared for your speaking engagements, especially if it’s an important one like the first time delivering your signature talk or a big keynote or a TEDx talk. But, oftentimes, our minds and thoughts get in our own way. I first heard about NLP a few years ago in a sales context but didn’t …

Make Your Presentations More Brain-Friendly Using Behavioral Economics with Melina Palmer: Podcast Ep. 107 | Speaking Your Brand

Make Your Presentations More Brain-Friendly Using Behavioral Economics with Melina Palmer: Podcast Ep. 107

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

I love this line from my guest: “Our brains are lazy.” That includes your audience’s brains (no offense). Knowing this, how can you make your presentations more brain-friendly, engaging, and persuasive? In this episode, Melina Palmer, who has a Master’s degree in Behavioral Economics, shares with us how we can use behavioral economics principles to be better speakers. Melina breaks …

Carol Cox on the Gift Biz Unwrapped Podcast: You Deserve to Be Heard (Ep. 200)

Carol Cox on the Gift Biz Unwrapped Podcast: You Deserve to Be Heard (Ep. 200)

Carol Cox Business, Home, Marketing, Presentations, Visibility Leave a Comment

I had the pleasure of being on the Gift Biz Unwrapped Podcast with host Sue Monhait. We talked about the following Business Building Insights: Find people who motivate you and see your potential. Speaking in person allows you to be seen as an expert and authority. The more you do it, the easier it gets. As a speaker it’s not …

Tips for Speakers - From Negotiating Your Fee to Opening Your Talk with Mia Voss: Podcast Ep. 105 | Speaking Your Brand

Tips for Speakers – From Negotiating Your Fee to Opening Your Talk with Mia Voss: Podcast Ep. 105

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

Get ready for a whirlwind conversation on all things speaking! I guarantee you will learn something you didn’t know before. For instance, do you have a walk-on song? If so, let us know in the Speaking Your Brand Facebook group. (Join for free at https://www.speakingyourbrand.com/join.) Want to hear what mine is? I share in the group the day this episode …

The Key Question to Ask Yourself to Find Your Core Message with Nettye Johnson [Coaching]: Podcast Ep. 104

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You may have a twinkling of an idea for your topic for your signature talk, keynote, or TEDx talk, but perhaps you’re not sure where to go from there. How can you take your idea, expand upon it, and make it your own? In this on-air coaching call, you’ll hear the key questions I ask my clients to help find …

Interview with Empowered Publicity Podcast: How to Implement a Speaking Strategy to Grow Your Business with Carol Cox | Speaking Your Brand

Interview with Empowered Publicity Podcast: How to Implement a Speaking Strategy to Grow Your Business with Carol Cox

Carol Cox Business, Home, Presentations, Public Speaking, Visibility Leave a Comment

I am so excited to share our conversation with you! In this episode you will hear: My experience being an on air commentator What we are not thinking about when we are thinking about speaking to larger audiences What will help us get better results when we speak in front of an audience Find the show notes and listen to the episode …

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 …

Interview with Thriverz Podcast: Speak Your Brand, Do It Afraid and Be a Positive Influence with Carol Cox | Speaking Your Brand

Interview with Thriverz Podcast: Speak Your Brand, Do It Afraid and Be a Positive Influence with Carol Cox

Carol Cox Podcast, Presentations, Signature Talk 2 Comments

I had the pleasure of being on the Thirverz podcast with Candice Czaplak – episode #3. In this interview I talk all about how to Speak your brand, doing it afraid  and being a positive influence.  Are you known for something?  Is there something that sets you and your brand apart?   Why does it matter? How can you get started with speaking?   …

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 …

Interview with the Social Bee Podcast: How To Build Your Brand Through Speaking Events with Carol Cox, Episode 55

Interview with the Social Bee Podcast: How To Build Your Brand Through Speaking Events with Carol Cox, Episode 55

Carol Cox Home, Presentations, Signature Talk, TEDx Leave a Comment

In this episode, we dive into why speaking gigs are so good at growing your business, how to organize your presentation, why you need to dump the bullet points, and how to integrate examples and client stories into your signature talk. We also discuss TED talks – how to find them, how to create your own, a bit of history …

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 …

Carol Cox on the Dream Cast Podcast

Carol Cox on the Dream Cast Podcast

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We all have a message to share, but are people actually listening? How do you give an effective speech that separates you from the pack, brands you, and engages your listeners? In this episode, we will explore some secrets to speaking your personal brand: – Learn how to connect and engage your audience. Distinguishing the difference between dialogue vs. monologue. …

Book Writing and Using Your Book to Get Speaking Gigs with Julie Broad: Facebook LIVE Show #001

Book Writing and Using Your Book to Get Speaking Gigs with Julie Broad: Facebook LIVE Show #001

Carol Cox Facebook Live, Home, Marketing, Presentations, Public Speaking Leave a Comment

Watch the Facebook Live video replay of my interview with Julie Broad of Book Launchers. We talk about strategies for writing, publishing, and promoting your non-fiction book, including: How important are the book title and chapter titles What’s the best way to start the writing process What to do if you feel like you have too much content for a …

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

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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 …