Excellence in speaking translates into referrals for more speeches. It all starts with a Unique Message combined with substantive take-home value. When an audience EXPERIENCES your insights the word gets out and you make money.
There is no better feeling than inspiring a room full of people. Conversely, there is no worse feeling than "dying" on stage. Word of mouth can be your best friend or worst nightmare. Give your audiences something to rave about. Make them an extension of your marketing initiatives.
After your sport career, you become a brand that you either market or let vanish. Speaking is a critical component of how you communicate your passion. Market effectively and you will grow your brand's longevity.