The Journey to Build a Multimillion-Dollar Company

The Journey to Build a Multimillion-Dollar Company

In this episode, I'm going to pull back the curtain and show you a few of the key things that happened in the early years of my company. It took me six years of training and learning before I felt comfortable enough to start my own company. Then, my new team and I...

How I Built a Multimillion Dollar Speaking Company

How I Built a Multimillion Dollar Speaking Company

How do I build a million-dollar company? Better yet, how can someone build a multimillion-dollar public speaking company? Well, although I have done both of those things, I wouldn't suggest anyone try to do what I did. I made every mistake in the book. In fact, every...

Impromptu Speech Tips and How to Speak Confidently Off the Cuff

One of the most terrifying moments as a speaker is when you are sitting in a meeting, minding your own business, and someone asks you to stand up and give an impromptu speech. Surveys show that public speaking, in general, causes a lot of fear and nervousness. This...

Virtual Instructor-Led Training Best Practices and Tips

Virtual Instructor-Led Training Best Practices and Tips

Virtual, instructor-led training is here to stay. In the past few months, many instructors and trainers have had to adapt to a virtual world. Trainers who embrace virtual platforms and adapt the best have an advantage over those who don't. So, I thought it might be a...

How a Shy, Trailer Park Kid Overcame Fear (And How You Can Too!)

Doug Staneart -- President and CEO of The Leader's Institute ® and Creator of the Fearless Presentations ® Public Speaking Training Programs. This is my story of triumph over public speaking fear. I overcame being an incredibly shy kid who got beat up and bullied in...