Is your voice your gift? Do you have a burning desire to share your message on stage? Are you ready to take your Public Speaking to the next level? Do you consider yourself an EXPERT in your field, a STORYTELLER, or perhaps a Motivational Speaker/INSPIRER?
You know that you've been blessed to make a difference in the world. Your story of struggle & triumph uplifts the audience. Your expertise empowers others to improve their life and their business. You love taking the audience on a journey as you weave your story. As they listen, they are on the edge of their seat, they are touched, inspired, moved to take action. You feel a calling to shine your light through the message you share from your heart. You are in the right place at the right time.
Inspirer-Inspirational/Motivational-You tend to share stories that are emotional, uplifting, encouraging, more free flow, less structured
You speak from your years of expertise on a specific subject or topic. You equip people to excel, grow some aspect of their business or professional life.
You take the audience on a journey, weaving your story using true life experience or allegory or parables. You craft your presentation sharing the Hero's journey.
**Of course we know that all Speakers tell Stories, all are Experts in their own right & all seek to Inspire. We are asking you to choose the style that most expresses you.
7 Speakers from a Category each speak for 6 Minutes
Judges Share Feedback/ Audience also votes. Audience participation will contribute to overall scoring
Rounds 1, 2, 3 all follow the same format.
Top 2 from each category move forward for Finals Battle against Top 2 in other Categories
Round 4 -Finals will have 6 Participants-2 from each of the 3 Categories-Top 2 will move on to Final round irrespective of which Category they originally competed in.
Judging same as in First 3 Rounds
**Round 5 -Final -Top 2 Compete Each speaking for 6-8 minutes-(time still tbd)
Through Judges input and Audience vote 1 of the Finalists will be crowned winner of the Ultimate Speaker Competition
Speaker Competitors will receive:
*Professional video recording of their presentation(s)
*Professional Photographs of them 'in action' on stage
*4 Complimentary Tickets to Event
*Opportunity to obtain Video Testimonials from Audience
*Top 5 Finalists to receive Icon Speaker Training/Coaching (Bill Walsh/PowerTeam International)
Grand Prize Winner to Receive Icon Speaker Training/Coaching Package & Opportunity to Speak on Bill Walsh/PowerTeam International National Stage
Additional Prizes & Awards to be Announced!
The primary goal of PAWsitive Difference is to rescue, foster, and adopt out dogs from families that are unable to continue to care for them. We also rescue many dogs that have been abandoned or are listed on the kill list of our local animal foundation and help provide these dogs homes with new, loving families.
A PORTION OF ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE ULTIMATE SPEAKER COMPETITION WILL BE DONATED TO PAWSITIVE DIFFERENCE
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