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From locking in tech vendors to booking high-impact speakers to ensuring the cocktail hour goes off without a hitch, planning meetings or events can be a daunting task, and the likelihood of something going sideways is inevitable. No matter your experience level or the number of events you've planned. Brought to you by eSpeakers, No More Bad Events is the professional event planner's best resource for navigating this tenuous universe towards event perfection every time. Hosted by Scott Bloom ...
 
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Josh Linkner, ImpactEleven, Connor Trombley

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Brought to you by ImpactEleven, hear from the world’s top thought leaders and experts, sharing tipping point moments, strategies, and approaches that led to their speaking career success. Throughout each episode, host Josh Linkner, #1 Innovation keynote speaker in the world, deconstructs guests’ Mic Drop moments and provides tactical tools and takeaways that can be applied to any speaking business, no matter its starting point. You'll enjoy hearing from some of the top keynote speakers in th ...
 
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Be Hospitable, Hug Someone and Embrace the Change. (ft. Deborah Gardner, Hospitality Keynote Speaker) OPENING QUOTE: “It’s all about your first-hand experience. If you've got the first-hand experience to share with your clients and your audience, you're going to be fine.” -Deborah Gardner SUMMARY: On this week’s episode, we hear from a former hospi…
 
Culture, it’s the competitive advantage that differentiates great companies from good ones. (ft. Frank Ward, Founder, and CEO of Altered Image) OPENING QUOTE: “A creative team's vibe or energy affects the overall event. It's just so evident, and then we don't take that for granted. We go into the creative, never always fully believing in yourself o…
 
Authenticity and Keeping it Human are the Keys to Good Events Today (ft. Shawna Suckow, Founder, SPIN (Senior Planners Industry Network) OPENING QUOTE: “The pandemic removed our filter, we don't have time for BS, we don't have time for lack of authenticity, we don’t have time for polished over professionalism, just be a human. We’re exhausted; just…
 
Making the Impossible Possible (ft. Ben Nemtin) One man’s dream to help others achieve theirs OPENING QUOTE: “It was national news, then it was international news, and then people also started sending us their dreams, asking for our help. And so we just kept doing it because the energy was there. And that's why this project turned into, really, a l…
 
Stories that Stick (ft. Kindra Hall) A master storyteller on what works, what matters, and what doesn’t work or matter OPENING QUOTE: “We get to know people through their stories, and they're asking themselves in that moment as you come out on stage: "I'm spending the next hour with this person, do I like them? Do I connect with them? Do I feel lik…
 
Rose-Colored Glasses (with Lime Green Frames) (ft. Erik Qualman) Erik Qualman’s relentlessly optimistic and transformative approach to speaking OPENING QUOTE: “And even though I'm speaking to a group... Let's say yesterday, there's 5,000 people there. There's people in there, it's a business meeting, but there's people struggling with personal issu…
 
Science, Serotonin, and Saving the Hotel Industry (ft. Michael Dominguez, President & CEO of Associated Luxury Hotels International) Michael Dominguez on leadership and luxury in a post-pandemic world OPENING QUOTE: “That's the point, focus on the people. It doesn't matter what all this is if we're not paying attention to the people when it's all d…
 
Forging Deeper Connections (ft. Riaz Meghji) What can broadcasting teach us about keynote speaking? OPENING QUOTE: And the impact of these past two years could be stress, anxiety, depression, disconnection, and while an overarching theme we've talked about being the great resignation, I believe that's an outcome of the great disconnection.” -Riaz M…
 
Cruising with Carina Bauer: Part II We catch up with IMEX Group CEO Carina Bauer after IMEX America OPENING QUOTE: “I think that's really important for all of us as sustainability becomes more important in everything that we do, that we really build nature…into everything that we do and the decisions that we make.” -Carina Bauer GUEST BIO: Carina B…
 
Cruising with Carina Bauer: Part I IMEX CEO Carina Bauer joins us before IMEX America OPENING QUOTE: “We put a real emphasis on both industry— events 101— as well as personal and professional development.” -Carina Bauer GUEST BIO: Carina Bauer is CEO of The IMEX Group, a company that organizes trade shows for the international business events indus…
 
How Two Experienced Meeting Planners Hire Speakers (ft. Debbie Lipsky & Jason Callori) Perspectives from two meeting planners who hire speakers daily OPENING QUOTE: “I think some people are a little more high maintenance than others. And, like, for the event, the conference I work on. It's a C-Suite client conference. Every single person in attenda…
 
Where Virtual and Live Meet (ft. Mark Herring, President of Signature Production Group Southeast) Mark Herring is blurring the line between in-person and online events OPENING QUOTE: “And the real challenge for the companies and the agencies that are being asked to produce these is how to keep the end audience engaged in the virtual environment. An…
 
What Matters Now (ft. David Horsager) David Horsager on research and trust— and why they’re closely linked OPENING QUOTE: “We had, by that October, $1.40 to our name after paying our urgent bills. And we lived in the basement of 86 year old Clara Miller's home with no windows, no bathroom, no kitchen, but we could walk three flights of stairs up an…
 
To Meta-Finity and Beyond (ft. Dahlia El Gazzar, founder, DAHLIA+ Agency) Dahlia El Gazzar was already seeing the future of events ten years ago OPENING QUOTE: “It's not the same anymore. People's energies will direct you on how you design experiences. So this is where you need to go back to basics.” -Dahlia El Gazzar GUEST BIO: Dahlia El Gazzar is…
 
Keeping the Beat (ft. Mark Schulman) Legendary drummer and must-see speaker Mark Schulman on where music and leadership meet OPENING QUOTE: “I talk about how when I sit behind the drums, I don't just play the drums. I am the drums. And when I get up to give a speech, I don't just give a speech, I am the speech. I literally take on that persona and …
 
Gorillas, Pigs, and Backup Plans (ft. Danene Dustin, Morris Meetings and Incentives) Meet the queen of turning unexpected into unforgettable OPENING QUOTE: “One of my dreams would be to have a client that would say something like, in the next five to seven years if you stay with us and you meet the parameters that we set for our reward travel, you …
 
Break the Mold (ft. Heather McGowan) Sometimes the best advice is to ignore the advice. OPENING QUOTE: “In the past two weeks, it was diamonds, hairdressers, biopharmaceuticals, education, quality control. Next week, it's education. So it's all over the place. And how do you take that same insights or series of insights or decide which ones are imp…
 
Back in the Air (ft. Erica Spoor, Impact Point Group) Erica Spoor on the present state and future potential of the event industry OPENING QUOTE: “If there's anything I were to coach an event planner on, it's to really refine the ability to manage your stakeholders and facilitate that hard conversation around what success would look like, and how do…
 
Between the Lines (ft. Naren Aryal) Exploring the fusion point where books & speaking meet OPENING QUOTE: “Hey look, here's 10 titles and here are the high level takeaways from each of the 10. Where does your book fit in? And if you can't tell me exactly how it's different, how it's unique in this space, then we've got some work to do on conceptual…
 
Companies, Communications, & Cliffhangers (ft. Todd Street, toddstreet) Learning from a leader in experiential communications OPENING QUOTE: “We're seeing the live experiences come back in a more authentic way, an opportunity to connect in a human way, to imbue a sense of the culture that these employees belong to. And that's what's required.” -Tod…
 
Cry and Keep Walking (ft. Robyn Benincasa) Lessons from the valleys to the (literal) peaks OPENING QUOTE: “And this was after three days racing above 14,000 feet nonstop, no sleep, three days into it and then we get to this hut at 15,000 feet and realize, "Dear sweet, baby Jesus. We now have to summit this 19,700 foot active volcano." And then you …
 
More Interested, Not More Interesting (ft. Sherri Wiseman, Pacific Life) The unconventional wisdom of Sherri Wiseman OPENING QUOTE: “One of the very first things I learned is, you can't be rigid in this industry. Things are going to change. You need to roll with the punches. It's not going to stay exactly like you planned it. It's going to change. …
 
Set The Tone (ft. Scott Bloom) A comic-turned-keynote speaker on turning laughs into impact OPENING QUOTE: “So obviously, you know, a little bit of a parody there making fun of our psychic friends. And what's great about that piece is it's interactive, it gets connected with the audience, and it's just a way to sort of show that you can make fun of…
 
Heart & Soul (ft. Michael Cerbelli, Cerbelli Creative) Michael Cerbelli’s remarkable career of sharing, inspiring, & listening OPENING QUOTE: “Give it your all or don't accept the job. It's that simple. Do it the right way.” -Michael Cerbelli GUEST BIO: Michael Cerbelli, founder of Cerbelli Creative, is known for producing wildly imaginative and su…
 
Crystal Balls & Frankenstein (ft. Gail Davis) Get ready for one of our most eclectic Mic Drops ever OPENING QUOTE: “The chairman put his arm around me and said, "You know what, kid, you should retire." And I'm like, "I'm not even 40 years old." And he was like, "Well, I don't know if you'll ever outdo this."” -Gail Davis GUEST BIO: Gail Davis is th…
 
20 Mic Drops in 20 Minutes 20 speakers. 60 seconds of advice. Infinite insight. GUESTS + KEY INSIGHTS: [2:41] - Suneel Gupta Inner wellbeing & outer performance “In order for people to feel something, you have to feel something. You have to be emotionally connected to your content. So don't just talk about topics that you know, talk about topics th…
 
Be Turbulence Tough (ft. Ryan Campbell) From the (literal) top of the world to the depths of despair— and back again OPENING QUOTE: “My life had changed. The everything that gave me my identity was now the very thing that took it all away. And then on top of that, I've got five breaks in my back, shattered face, shattered legs and ankle, and a spin…
 
There Is No Normal (ft. Rene Rodriguez) One speaker’s unconventional journey to impact and success OPENING QUOTE: “You tell a joke, no one laughs. You walk in a room, no one notices. You sell a product, no one buys you. You set a vision, and no one buys in. And the feeling is one of feeling insignificant— and maybe even leads to depression and a qu…
 
Love, Loathing, & A Life of Creativity (ft. Natalie Nixon) Finding space to imagine, creating space for who you are, and much more. OPENING QUOTE: “I was really paying attention to the emotional connection I had to this work, where the best I can describe it is that I feel energetically, my body is humming when I'm on stage. I feel vibrant. I feel …
 
The Inside Man (ft. Shawn Hanks) Discover what top bureaus want— from the CEO of a top bureau himself OPENING QUOTE: “There are two ways to really capture our attention, or I would say any bureau's attention.” -Shawn Hanks GUEST BIO: Shawn Hanks is one of the most highly respected leaders in the speaking industry as CEO of Premier Speakers Bureau. …
 
Comfortably Uncomfortable (ft. Sterling Hawkins) From rock bottom to top of his game, discover Sterling Hawkins’ keys to ultimately excelling as a speaker and expert— including a sneak peek at his keynote OPENING QUOTE: “When the company crashed, so did I. No job, ran out of cash. I go from this gorgeous, big, beautiful penthouse in downtown San Fr…
 
The Long Game & the Short Game (ft. Eric Termuende) How focusing on long-term goals improves short-term outcomes OPENING QUOTE: “The biggest issue I think I had in starting my career was my age. How could, at the time, a 22-year-old speak about work and the future of work if he's never had a job?” -Eric Termuende GUEST BIO: Eric Termuende is one of…
 
Energy, Passion, and More Energy (ft. Cassandra Worthy) Going beyond the surface with one of the most vibrant, passionate, and strategically savvy speakers in the industry OPENING QUOTE: “Every day from the day that I landed the engagement to the day that I actually did it, I did that keynote message in my kitchen. Every day I got up and I was like…
 
Rule Breaking & Industry Dominating (ft. Seth Mattison) Seth Mattison shares the unconventional ways he’s built an awe-inspiring career— including breaking a supposedly unbreakable rule OPENING QUOTE: “I don't come from a family with any resources, and so I was literally donating blood platelets twice a week to pull together an extra 200 or 300 buc…
 
Why Not Me? (ft. Peter Sheahan) Peter Sheahan shares how he wins, changes lives, and even how he inspired one of the world’s most impactful voices to share her message OPENING QUOTE: “I think it's such a beautiful growth oriented mindset. And really it takes the locus of control from outside back inside, like gives you a sense of agency over your l…
 
The Next Mountain (ft. Alison Levine) Alison Levine has seen the view from the top of Mount Everest. But this week, we talk to her about her unique view from the top of the speaking game— and, more importantly— the strategies she used to get there. OPENING QUOTE: “I've heard speakers say, "Business professional? I wear jeans and a t-shirt. That's w…
 
Breaking In and Taking Off (ft. Ryan Estis) Leading expert and our first guest Ryan Estis talks breaking into speaking, missteps to avoid, and how to find success (and meaning) in this business OPENING QUOTE: “I remember when I got the call and the offer. I was in California, and I pulled the car off to the side of the road. My heart was pounding, …
 
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