My LAZY strategy for getting featured on podcasts

My LAZY strategy for getting featured on podcasts


How-To, Marketing, Strategy

Last summer, I had “apply to podcasts” on my to-do list every week for MONTHS Every Wednesday at 10 am, I meet with my accountability group – Marisa, Jenny, and Amanda. We review our goals for the last week, talk about what didn’t work, and set goals for the next week. It’s immensely helpful for […]

What Makes a Great TED Talk?

What Makes a Great TED Talk?


Speechwriting, Strategy, TEDx

This post originally appeared on the TEDxMileHigh Blog, and can be found in full here. In recent years, TED has become the gold standard of public speaking, of publicity even. It used to be that having a New York Times bestseller was impressive. Now, people brag about their TED Talks. If you’re wondering what makes […]

Can two speakers give a TEDx Talk together?


Strategy, TEDx

Two heads are better than one, right? Wellllllll, maybe not on the TED stage. The overwhelming majority of TED & TEDx Talks feature a single person, but two-person talks (duets) do exist. Per TED, “While we don’t have any rules that prohibit two speakers giving a talk together, we generally discourage it.” In this article, […]

The Top 7 TEDx Clichés & What To Do Instead

Are you pitching the same idea as everyone else? I’ve reviewed 10,000+ TEDx Speaker Applications. This is your guide to pitching an original talk.