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Support Kids as they Shine in the Spotlight!

January 17th, 2011 – by NSA Staff No Comments

Come join NSA Colorado for the 5th Annual NSA/CO Tennyson Center Speech Contest on February 1st. It’s an incredible experience you’ll never forget! Please come and support the NSA/CO Tennyson Center Speech Contest on Tuesday, February 1st, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Be sure to arrive at the Tennyson Center for Children at least ten minutes early for seating purposes.) This is an annual event that NSA Colorado sponsors to help raise money for abused and neglected children in need and to give the kids a chance to shine as speakers. It’s a heartwarming morning that makes a big difference in[…..]

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NSA Colorado’s February Event means More Money in your Pocket!

January 17th, 2011 – by NSA Staff No Comments

NSA Colorado hosts world-renowned large company sales expert Jill Konrath at the next monthly event on Friday morning, February 11, 2011 at the Denver Athletic Club. Whether you’re a professional speaker, trainer, coach or consultant, you will profit from Jill’s mastery of the techniques that result in more prospects, faster sales and more profits. Simply put, if you’re in business, you need to attend! Members, affiliates and honored guests can register today for this fantastic morning session at http://www.nsacolorado.org/meetings-events/nsas-next-monthly-meeting/ Register before February 7th for special discounted attendance pricing. The Denver Athletic Club is located at 1325 Glenarm Place, Denver 80204.[…..]

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NSA Colorado returns to the Denver Athletic Club!

January 3rd, 2011 – by NSA Staff No Comments

NSA Colorado goes Back to the Future & returns to the Denver Athletic Club for our 2011 winter and spring events, starting with the January 8th meeting. The DAC has been a downtown Denver institution for more than a century, helping members stay in “peak” condition with a vast array of athletic offerings. Covered parking is available for NSA Colorado members, affiliates and guests, along with light snacks to get your morning off on the right foot. Make a mental note, or jot it on your palm, about our “new” location at 1325 Glenarm Place, Denver 80204.  Here’s a map[…..]

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Small Talk makes Big News at the Holidays

November 29th, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

Millions of people look to NSA Colorado professional member Debra Fine to help them navigate the perils of small talk. Deb’s award-winning series of books started with “The Fine Art of Small Talk” and she’s earned an international reputation as an entertaining and informative speaker. In a Denver Post column leading up to the Thanksgiving holiday, Deb shared her Top Ten Conversation Land Mines! Click Here to read more in Penny Parker’s column in the Denver Post.

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How NSA Colorado Got Its Start as Told by Joe Sabah & Judy Sabah

November 17th, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

Joe began working with the American Motivational Association in 1973 and continued until 1977. His involvement was booking Cavett Robert, Zig Ziglar, Dr. Norman Vincent Peale and Dr. Morris Massey for motivational programs and filling the seats for those programs. He began noticing that wherever he went, people were asking him about the subjects of speaking and booking speakers. Joe had been in the habit of collecting business cards and in 1979 decided to find out how many people were actually interested in the subject of Speaking. Using his collected business cards, Joe invited 20 people to his first class,[…..]

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Colorado NSA Member Garners Fame on the Field & Platform

November 15th, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

NSA Colorado Members reflect a diverse cross-section of expertise & experience. One of the chapter’s professional members distinguishes himself on the platform these days, but distinguished himself on the field of play for many years as a member of the NFL’s Denver Broncos. Karl Mecklenburg was a defensive standout for the team for more than a decade, and is one of only 20 ex-Broncos to be honored with a spot in the team’s Ring of Fame. This photo shows Karl (brown leather jacket, just to left of center) returning from the coin flip before 2010’s home game with the Kansas[…..]

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NSA CO Holiday Celebration

November 12th, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

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Where is Book Publishing Going & How Can You Profit from the Changes?

August 3rd, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

Find out August 20-21 in Denver ­ Three Masters in Independent Publishing have put together an all day course: Book Marketing with the Masters Summit PLUS a bonus Dinner (only 27 can attend) designed to take published authors to the next, next level in their book marketing and selling achievements. You will have access to Brian Jud (Beyond the Bookstore—Eliane Dumler’s #1 source in kick-starting her book success), Judith Briles (Show Me About Book Publishing—available in Nov and known as The Book Shepherd) and Dan Poynter (The Self-Publishing Manual). Events are scheduled for August 20th and August 21st in Denver –[…..]

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NSA Colorado’s Julia Hubbel in the Wall Street Journal on Effective Networking

June 22nd, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704717004575268763773483060.html?KEYWORDS=julia+hubbel

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Speaking of Products!

April 12th, 2010 – by NSA Staff No Comments

The creation of simple, profitable products not only gives you an additional stream of income when you are booking speeches; it gives you much needed copyright and trademark protection. You may be thinking about creating products that carry your message. How do you start? Which products will best showcase your business? How much will it cost? Do you need to trademark them and, if so, how do you go about it? I can’t teach you the whole process here, but let’s start at the beginning. Think of it as mining for gold. First, sift through key words, phrases, memorable concepts[…..]

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