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Joint Networking Summer Bash

August 17th, 2016 – by NSA Staff

Tuesday, August 23, 6:30 – 8:30 Lakewood Country Club Come be a country club member for a night! Tuesday, August 23, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Lakewood Country Club Registration: $35 Join us for our third annual evening of networking, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres with: National Speakers Association Colorado (NSA-CO) Association for Talent Development Rocky Mountain Chapter (ATD-RMC) International Coach Federation Colorado (ICF-CO) Bring your friends and a stack of business cards and come join us at The Lakewood Country Club on Tuesday, August 23rd for a social and networking event. The Lakewood Country Club offers a beautiful setting, but still[…..]

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2016-17 Event Dates announced

June 16th, 2016 – by NSA Staff

Mark your calendar for the 2016-17 NSA-Colorado events. We can’t wait to see you! September 9, 2016  (Fri) October 8, 2016  (Sat) November 4, 2016  (Fri) January 6, 2017  (Fri) February 3, 2017 (Fri) March 3, 2017 (Fri) April 8, 2017 (Sat) More information will be available on our website soon: http://nsacolorado.site-ym.com/?page=NextEvent

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6th Annual ASTD RMC Showcase Program

December 16th, 2011 – by NSA Staff No Comments

Join us for the 6th Annual ASTD Rocky Mountain Chapter Learning Showcase event as we recognize exemplary training programs completed by our local training community in 2011. This meeting provides an opportunity to see exceptional projects other Rocky Mountain training professionals are creating and their associated business results  You will learn how these projects address the challenges we all face such as: Working with limited resources Gaining executive support Identifying and implementing learning technology Utilizing new learning tools such as social media, mobile learning Demonstrating business results What’s new this year: This year we will not use a competitive format[…..]

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Lutze’s Findability Group Featured on OWN Network

September 27th, 2011 – by NSA Staff No Comments

NSA Colorado professional member Heather Lutze is moving in rarefied air these days! Denver Post columnist Penny Parker recently featured a story about Heather and her company The Findability Group’s upcoming appearance on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN television network. To top off her fall speaking schedule, Heather’s been booked to speak in London with motivational speaker Tony Robbins. Click Here to read the Post’s blurb under the headline “Second Shot”.

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26 Essential Items for a Professional Speaker’s Carry-On Bag ~ Orvel Ray Wilson, CSP

January 21st, 2011 – by NSA Staff No Comments

After 30 years as a Professional Speaker, I presented a two-day Guerrilla Selling seminar recently in Nairobi, Kenya, where I was reminded of the importance of being self-sufficient on the road.  Africa is like a whole other country, and it’s hard to find stuff.  The same could be said of Lincoln, Nebraska.  Every Professional speaker should take responsibility for their own comfort and equipment, and always be prepared for the inevitable catastrophe. The Professional Speaker’s Gig bag should contain: Your laptop computer A dedicated power supply that stays in your bag.  (I recommend the universal Targus AC70U.)  Leave the factory[…..]

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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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