Speaker Programs

Where are you 
in your speaking 
journey? 

Foundations

Accelerator

Outcome

Improve your speaking skills

Get conference gigs

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Learning environment

Community-based

Intimate + individualized

Professional 1-on-1 + small group coaching

No

Yes

Mentorship

Yes

Yes

Live weekly workshops

Yes

No

Curated resources, templates + exclusive content 

100% yes!

100% yes!

Tangibles (like, a talk recording + speaker reel)

No

Yes

Support with: 

- slide design 

- personal branding +

- copywriting 

- pitching conferences +

- getting paid as a speaker

No

Yes

Final presentation

Present in front 
of your peers

Present at the 
Speaker Showcase

Program length

8 weeks

6 weeks

Weekly time commitment

2-4 hours

6-8 hours

Prerequisites

Willingness to learn

Prior speaking experience

Application?

No

Yes

Next Steps?

Currently closed. Re-opening 2022.

Currently closed. Re-opening 2022.

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“I stepped out of my comfort zone and overcame my fear,
beasted my presentation and joined my friend as a proud Shine alum.

Zakiya Collier

FOUNDATIONS

Shine Speaker Foundation is a new program. We're using this quote from Shine Alum, Zakiya, to highlight the different intent and sentiment when picking a program right for you :) 

Foundations

Shine Speaker Foundations is right for you if:

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You are committed to your personal development and demonstrate a willingness to learn

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You want to improve your overall presentation skills but you don’t necessarily want to be a “speaker”

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You want opportunities to practice speaking, presenting, and communicating your expertise and knowledge

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You experience self-doubt or a lack of confidence

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You sometimes have difficulty speaking up in meetings or advocating for yourself

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You thrive in environments with accountability, assignments, and deadlines - but not high stress

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You enjoy sharing ideas and seeking solutions with others

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You are seeking community, friendship, encouragement and support

You already have a voice - it’s time you used it.

Accelerator

The Shine Speaker Accelerator is for you if:

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You are ready to hit large-scale conferences

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You have already done some some speaking

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You have a wish-list of conferences you want to speak at

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You plan to pitch yourself

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You are ready to book more speaking engagements to grow your career, business, and platform

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You recently secured a conference gig  and want to get stage ready

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You crave the accountability and guidance that private and small group coaching offer

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You welcome critical feedback and are prepared to work through the messy stuff to experience breakthroughs

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You are seeking a speaking network who will amplify your message and help you secure bigger speaking opportunities

Become a keynote speaker

“I had a podcast. I wrote for Forbes and Inc. I was comfortable speaking.
But I applied to Shine to take my speaking to the next level.”

Sonia Thompson

ACCELERATOR

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Which program is right for you?