51. Grant Baldwin shares strategies on becoming a highly paid speaker.
In the previous episode, Laura Roeder shares how she grew her company from $1,500 per month to $200k per month in less than 2 years.
Grant Baldwin is a national speaker, author of the book and curriculum “Reality Check”, and host of one of the top ranked business podcasts in iTunes called "How'd You Get Into That?" Today he continues to encourage and inspire people to find and do work they love. While Grant does love speaking and inspiring people, he loves his wife and three daughters even more!
Speaking and teaching the art of business are my main activities…
There are a lot of people that like the idea of speaking and having their own business in general. Sooner or later they realize, it takes work and a lot of effort, mixed with insecurities and doubts. The important solution for the hard moments is doing the activities you like.
I remember the first time I got paid $1000 for an event. I couldn’t believe that I was paid more than if I had worked for someone else. This had a very deep influence on my career.
Be clear on who you are and what you do!
What is your favorite daily habit: I plan my day very meticulously.
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Favorite Social Media Tool I use: Slack