COFFEE CHAT MEETINGS run annually each week, March-May and Sept-Nov. The final meeting for Spring 2017 will be held on Tuesday March 14-May 30 2017. 9-10:15 AM at the Brownstone House Family Restaurant, on Boston Post Road, in Guilford, CT (exit 58/I-95). $10 meeting fee includes lively roundtable discussion on a particular topic, (Click on Services/Organizational TAB at top of page) coffee/tea and breakfast snacks! A whole LOT of inspiration in a little bit of time! Coffee Chats will resume again on Tuesday, Sept 12!
DARE TO DREAM! FULL DAY VISION BOARD RETREAT! SATURDAY, OCT 7 (9-3 PM) Hosted by goal strategist, Lisa Lelas and Love/Passion coach, Ronnie Ryan. Will be held at the Best Western in North Haven, CT. Featuring a full day of peaceful focus, clarity and fun! Guided meditations, exercises, worksheets and goal strategies to get you moving toward manifesting your goals! You will also be creating a Vision Board and learn the tools for effectively using it. Coffee/Tea and full lunch included. More information will be available soon, but SAVE THE DATE! You won’t want to miss this one of a kind retreat! Email Lisa directly to be put on the wait list for early-bird pricing. Email: Lisa@LisaLelas.com
SPEAKERS ACADEMY PROGRAM! Looking for a new career or side career? If you have an expertise in something (a business industry, a hobby, an amazing backstory to share & learn from, etc) YOU COULD BE A PAID SPEAKER! Inspirational, educational, motivational, and memoir speakers get paid everyday around the world to share their knowledge with audiences: from local clubs & associations to global business forums and end of year company retreats! Many speakers make upward of $10,000 per one hour on stage presenting! This is the state’s foremost training center for becoming a professional speaker! Classes take place ONE Saturday per month from 9 AM-3 PM (Lunch included!) at the Mercy Conference Center, 167 Neck Road in Madison, CT. This is the FULL integrated program from the national NSA Academy that sells for more than $2,o0o, Available now, here in CT for half the price! Receive interactive, in-person coaching from seasoned professional speakers and network with fellow aspiring speakers while you learn how to: cultivate strong speaking skills, develop your speaking topic(s), learn platform mechanics, sell and market yourself as a speaker, build professional relationships and build a profitable speaking business. This course will help boost your eligibility for joining the prestigious National Speakers Association (NSA) and will help book you a first gig to get you started! All Speaker Academy graduates are granted a full year membership to the CT chapter of NSA…and will be invited to partake in a special ‘Speakers Showcase’ night at the June chapter meeting, where they will have a chance to present their topic in front of an audience, in a 6-8 minute ‘Ted-like Talk’ for feedback and testimonials they can immediately use on their speaker website. Now taking registrations for Speaker Academy 2018, *Early bird registration (before Dec 31): $997. ($1297 thereafter). To register: www.NSACT.org or contact Academy Dean, Lisa Lelas for more info: Lisa@LisaLelas.com
VIDEO PRODUCTION SHOWCASE EVENT! Need some clean, well produced video footage for your website, social media or You-Tube channel? Here’s your chance to be part of the state’s first ever speaker video production showcase, where 4-5 registrants (presenters) will be showcased ON STAGE with a small audience (make-up artist included!) with a 2-3 camera professional production team to videotape you! Full presentations not needed, just snippets/sound bites of your message for filming. Date to be announced/Fall 2017 in Madison, CT. and price details will follow. Email the event coordinator, Lisa Lelas to be put on a mailing list to be notified when details are established. Email: Lisa@LisaLelas.com
EXTRAS NEEED! Adults over 25 yrs old, in casual business attire needed as audience members for a speakers video showcase day to be filmed in Madison, CT this Fall (date to be announced). Small stipend will be paid for 2 hours work (10 AM) plus breakfast snacks/coffee provided. Come see how a professional video production is produced/directed! Your participation (applause/laughter, etc) will be needed and your presence may show up in professional actors/speakers reels on the world wide web! Come alone or with your friends, but you must pre-register by emailing Lisa at: Lisa@LisaLelas.com.
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