When you’re in the market to hire a keynote inspirational speaker, it’s imperative that you find the right speaker for your needs. Before you hire a speaker, you need to decide what your ultimate goal is. You want them to be inspiring, credible, and interesting.
On top of that, you need to make sure that this speaker will push your group in the right direction. This will be based on what type of event you’re hosting, who the audience is, and what you want your audience to learn from the speaker.
While a sports icon would be a great motivational speaker who would keep everyone’s attention and be very interesting, the truth is they’re probably not a good choice for a business convention. At a business convention, you should highlight someone who has made a major contribution to your business niche. You’ll want the speaker to inspire your audience to work harder, not work out harder.
Once you decide on a genre of an inspirational speaker, you’ll want to make sure they take your audience into account when writing their speech. It should be personal and professional while being inspiring from the audiences personal point of view.