Growing your business using speaking is a common marketing tactic for local leaders, coaches, consultants, authors, and small business professionals.

Here at Women Speakers Association we get a lot of questions from these people who are typically experts in their field about how to market, monetize, leverage, and scale their business with their message. Members want to know how their membership can help them reach their goals. And other experts want to know what wisdom, tools, and benefits are available.

It is often times not as easy or simple as you think to find the perfect fit speaking engagements. And it takes a massive amount of time to land the perfect gig. Getting paid speaking opportunities often have a long turnaround time. What if we told you there is a better way to do more speaking?

Want to know the fastest way to get more speaking opportunities?

The key to getting more speaking opportunities may surprise you. It’s in all developing your platform in your community.

Business Growth & Marketing Expert, Michela Quilici has shared with us how to build your platform prominently and robustly. Michela serves as Women Speakers Association’s Director of Operations & Training of the Global Business Connector Program (

She has 5 key strategies and costly mistakes that people make when they launch their own speaking platform and grow.

On this July 30th WSA-TV Premier Show episode we talk about the art of landing more speaking opportunities.

Featuring: Michela Quilici

Michela Quilici is known as your business navigator. She is an award-winning International business growth coach, marketing expert, and if you don’t already know Michela serves as the Operations and Training Director for the Global Business Connector program at Women Speakers Association. You can find out more about Michela at

Our Host and Producer is Laura Rubinstein, Certified Hypnotherapist, Digital Media & Marketing Mentor and Business Transformation Strategist. Follow her blog here: