Crazy Good Talks

Crazy Good Talks


Latest Episodes

17. Got “Virtual Fatigue”? A 4-Part Formula for Keeping Your Audience AND Yourself Energized During Virtual Presentations: Part 1
September 08, 2021

Energy and the internet can be a tough combo for any speaker.  That’s why keeping the energy moving during your virtual presentations is THE key to engaging your audience. In this episode, Deirdre Van

16. 7 Steps To Creating a Clear Brand Message That Turns Prospects Into Clients With Casey Fuerst
August 25, 2021

Are you struggling to create a clear brand message? One a 10-year old can understand?  No matter how long you’ve been in business, messaging is tough! Especially if you’re not a professional marketer.

15. Writing a Book Using the Crazy Good Talks® Blueprint With Ross Marino
August 11, 2021

Do you have a book inside you that’s aching to get out? Of course you do! Well, you’re in luck because the Crazy Good Talks® Blueprint will give you the guidance and structure to write it. In this epi

14. How to Master the Power of the Pause in Your Presentations
July 28, 2021

When you’re presenting, do you feel pressured to fill every space with words? A lot of professionals feel this way. They believe that if they pause, they’re giving the audience “nothing.” In this epis

13. So What Does It Actually Take To Be a Crazy Good Speaker?
July 14, 2021

What’s the difference between a good speaker and a Crazy Good Speaker?  In this episode, Deirdre Van Nest shares four trade secrets that Crazy Good Speakers use to stand out and own the room every tim

12. To Script or Not to Script? How To Know Which Approach Will Keep Your Audience’s Attention
June 30, 2021

“To script or not to script?” Do you ever ask yourself this question as you prepare for a Crazy Good Talk®? In this episode, Deirdre Van Nest helps you decide which approach to take for your next spea

11. 5 Strategies To Get More People To Attend Your Events With Brad Swineheart
June 16, 2021

Have you ever had tons of people register for your event, but then, only a few people actually show up?  It’s frustrating. Especially when you’ve prepared a Crazy Good Talk®.  Help is here! Whether you’re an advisor, thought leader, or executive,

Episode 10 – The Secret Weapon for Decreasing Your Speaking Jitters — with Jesse Tordsen
June 02, 2021

Did you know that breathing is a secret weapon for decreasing anxiety and increasing your effectiveness as a presenter? In fact, when used daily, this secret weapon will give you more peace of mind and help you be more successful in all areas of your l...

Episode 9 – Never, ever end your presentation with a Q & A session. Never!
May 19, 2021

Contrary to popular belief, one of the ways even the best presentations can be derailed is by closing with a Q and A session. If you are presenting like this, it is absolutely time to make a change! In this episode of the Crazy Good Talks® Podcast,

Episode 8 – Speak To Be Remembered — with Craig Valentine, MBA
May 05, 2021

What if you could become one of the best professional keynote speakers in the entire world? What would that journey look like, and how would you want to be remembered? In this episode of the Crazy Good Talks® Podcast,