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Previewing Speaker Video 07.06.2017

A speaker’s effectiveness on stage is a crucial component of your meeting’s success. To aid your speaker selection process, we offer these tips on previewing video of potential speakers. Video is a powerful tool to gauge whether a speaker is the right fit for your event—when these factors are… Keep Reading…

A Perfect Fit 05.18.2017

The article below, recently featured in the April edition of MPI’s The Meeting Professional, outlines how to strike the important balance between speaker fit and effectiveness. Reposted with permission. By Brian Palmer, CMM With careful use of a ruler or another measuring device, determining the perfect fit of something with easily… Keep Reading…

Speaker Selection: Have Options 04.14.2017

Manage your speaker selection process to identify a backup choice—or two—in addition to your first choice. Speakers tell us they are available on a particular date. However, they will not extend a final, absolute yes until we make them an offer. Sometimes—in the interim—things come up: a consulting… Keep Reading…

A Foundation for Lifelong Success 03.17.2017

March Madness is underway, and we thought of one of our favorite speakers from the world of sports, Bill Walton. He won two NCAA national titles and played during UCLA’s stunning 88-game winning streak. Featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated this month, Bill knows a thing or two about winning—and… Keep Reading…

A Reputation for Great Speakers 02.02.2017

By Brian Palmer, CMM Competition for the time and attention of business people is fierce. Association executives more aggressively scrutinize how time and resources are being used. They desire tangible proof that their organization’s events are creating a positive impact on their members and membership. With the constantly… Keep Reading…

Event Sponsorship Built on Attendee Mattering 01.23.2017

Sarah Michel of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting helps individuals, associations and organizations strengthen their connections and communicate their value to anyone, anywhere, anytime. Her team has written an e-book on event sponsorship titled: “Sponsorship Mattering: From Logos & Noise to Emotional Experiences.” Below is a chapter we would like to share with… Keep Reading…

Your Crockpot and Your Meeting Are Vulnerable to Cyber Attack 12.28.2016

By Scott Klososky Imagine hundreds of thousands of connected devices, including ordinary products (such as routers, DVRs, webcams, security cameras, and even smart kitchen gadgets) working in concert to assault a specific and high profile target. Remember that day in late October when weird things happened when you… Keep Reading…

President Brian Palmer Accepts MPI’s Kathy Osterman Industry Award 09.21.2016

National Speakers Bureau’s President Brian Palmer, CMM, has been a member of the Meeting Professional Internationl’s Chicago Area Chapter (MPI-CAC) for 36 years. On July 11, 2016, MPI-CAC awarded Brian with the Kathy Osterman Industry Award which recognizes a seasoned hospitality industry professional that has brought a heartfelt… Keep Reading…

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