I collected some of the speaker enquires I have received from corporate clients over the last two years. These are all real briefs sent by companies, event planners and speaker bureaus. There are two kinds of value you can get from looking through motivational speaker client briefs. 1. Think about how you could pitch your adventure story to meet these briefs. 2. Look at the language used and make sure you are using similar terms on your speaker website and in your pitches to clients and speaker bureaus.
Alex Roddie is a British freelance writer and editor, who mainly works in the outdoor genre. He has 15 years of experience as a climber, backpacker and mountaineer, and is an Online Editor for The Great Outdoors. I talked to him about what an editor actually does and why every adventure author needs the help of a professional editor.