Global Speechwriter FM

Global Speechwriter FM

Latest Episodes

How To Make Money As A Freelance Speechwriter
October 26, 2016

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to make money as a freelance speechwriter, you’re going to want to listen to this podcast. I was interviewed by an organization called the Freelance Writer’s Den. You definitely need to check out this organization.

When The Audience Has No Idea What It Needs To Hear
May 06, 2016

What s the one thing you always read on those ubiquitous Top Five Tips pages when it comes to giving effective speeches? The audience is always right. That you must speak to their needs. Most of the time this is correct in order to give an effective spe

How To Avoid A Speech Deadline Nightmare (Speechwriting Tips 3)
February 24, 2016

Some speechwriters believe the real due date for the speech is the day the speech is delivered. Woe to them. In this podcast the Global Speechwriter, Brent Kerrigan, discusses why it’s vital to have a system in place so that you can avoid the nightmare

From Donald Trump To Speech Request Forms (Speechwriting Tips 2)
February 08, 2016

I swore I’d never write about Donald Trump. I swore I’d never say anything about Donald Trump. But I can’t help it, and in this Global Speechwriter FM episode, I talk about why. I discuss why Trump may be connecting with the American public through

Five Things Every Speechwriter Needs For Christmas
December 17, 2015

Ever wondered what to get a speechwriter for Christmas? Worry no longer! In this episode we explore the perfect gifts. Links To Items Mentioned In The Show: Speechwriting 101 Digital Voice Recorder: (Olympus LS-14). Dragon Naturally Speaking Willia

An Interview With European Public Speaking Champion Renko Pauwels
November 27, 2015

Think writing speeches is tough? Try delivering them to a group of 400 people, all of whom are judging each word, facial expression, and movement you make. That’s exactly what happens when people compete at one of two public speaking competitions Toastm

Speechwriters: Stop The 'Nobody Gives Me Access' Spin Cycle (Speechwriting Tips 2)
November 18, 2015

This podcast is the second in a series of 10 designed to help transform writers into speechwriters. It’s based on the most common questions I receive. If you’d like the entire series, visit and sign up to my free content lib

How To Establish The Point Of Your Speeches (Speechwriting Tips 1)
November 09, 2015

Welcome to the first podcast in this series; a series that is about providing answers to some of the most common questions I get about speechwriting. It’s similar to my Speechwriting 101 (written) series that was picked up by Newsweek a few months ago.

Why Speechwriters Need Training (And How To Get It)
October 27, 2015

Global Speechwriter is an online speechwriting platform that offers online speechwriting training courses. The next course begins Monday, November 16, 2015. You can find more information at:

One Foolproof Way To Improve Your Speechwriting
September 14, 2015

If you want to write better speeches, why aren't you getting up on stage and putting yourself in the shoes of your speaker?