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Leverage Your Time

November 3, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Leverage is the secret to time management.

We’re all busy people.  Some people, though, are busier than we’d ever imagine, yet are somehow are able to stay on top of things so well they seem to go about their life so casually, while we struggle to produce good work and maintain a household. What’s their secret? Why do they seem to have […]

Treat Your Speaking Business Like Flying in A Plane

October 2, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Speaker survival

Often when building your speaking business, you may get consumed by others who want to take time and energy from you and they constantly ask you to speak here and there, they want you help them or do something for them. You need to STOP!  Before you rush into things or help anybody else, you […]

Building Social Capital and Emotional Fitness

October 1, 2015 | Vicki Writer

Inner peace and happiness

We have the power inside of us to figure out what inspires us and what makes us happy and we are able to cultivate those emotions. 50-80% of our own contentment is completely within our own control. The brain does not differentiate between what is real and what is imagined. We will trigger all of […]

5 Tips For Better Public Speaking

September 29, 2015 | Catriona Pollard

Public speaking is an important part of every business. These tips will help you to be better at communicating your message.

Public speaking is a useful tool in public relations and a great way to communicate your key messages while connecting with your target audience. You can participate in public speaking at conferences, events or any time that you intend to inform, influence or entertain an audience. The main purpose of public speaking is to communicate […]


September 4, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Remember your attitude decides your altitude.

As a speaker, you need to have the right attitude, have belief in yourself and be committed. ATTITUDE This is so important for speakers and life in general.  Many people have no idea that they are actually in control of their attitude.  Many let their attitude be dictated by the other people around them and […]


August 7, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Grow your business by affiliate marketing. It's about creating a win-win situation.

If you are a speaker, more than likely you are a successful leader, or at least an aspiring leader.  You must first lead yourself.  I like to keep things simple and have acronyms for many facets of my life. Here’s one of mine on Leadership. What does Leadership mean to me? L    Learning – always be […]

Post Event Wrap Up

July 8, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Communication Stabliser

I have just returned from an international annual conference in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand.  Wow… what a huge venue it is.  Actually, the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao has just been held there.  I can absolutely guarantee I did not pay $3,000 per ticket to attend my conference! I sat […]


June 15, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Communication Stabliser

I was at a recent out of town marketing event.  It’s very powerful when you are an “outsider” at events, meaning, I was not intimately involved in the event management side of things. My ‘Be…Do…Have’ mantra relates to Be Prepared, Do Your Due Diligence and Have A Great Team. Be Prepared Make sure that you […]

It’s Not What You Know Or Who You Know…It’s Who Knows YOU

May 11, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Are you staying visible and connected, so new opportunities come your way?

It’s amazing how networking, building relationships and not being afraid to actually ask for something can get you (or your client) somewhere. If you are reading this, then you would be aware that I am a regular contributing author to the WNA blog.  Something I treasure, value and appreciate.  Thanks Lynette and the fab WNA […]

5 Reasons Why You Need to Get Media Training

April 16, 2015 | Catriona Pollard

Expert Media Training

If you want to get more media coverage for your business or company it’s essential you’re seen and heard in the media on a regular basis. Journalists are constantly looking for interesting and engaging stories they can develop for their viewers and listeners. When you make yourself available for commentary in the media, you are […]