Speakers bureaus offer the invaluable service of managing speakers, but at Gravity Speakers, we’re responsible for more than just securing bookings, negotiating fees, and overseeing logistics.
Category: Gravity Speaks
7 Tips on Marketing A Must-See Live Event
Live events require meticulous, orchestrated planning. But how do you take that effort and turn it into results? It’s no surprise that a live event often encourages the most buy-in from an audience, as participants feel like they’re part of something unique and relevant in the moment, while pre-recorded events can often make audiences feel more divorced from the subject matter.
Being Prepared For the Future of Events for Speakers and Event Professionals
Like all businesses, the speaking and events world is subject to change. This is a topic many speakers and event organizers are thinking about now, thanks to the Coronavirus, but it is something the industry needs to start preparing for in spite of these difficult times. Speakers and event planners make their living off of live events and conferences and like any business, they can have disruptions. Having multiple ways to deliver your services and a contingency plan in place is key for business continuity. Here are a few things to help you prepare for the future.
5 Reasons You Should Use A Speakers Bureau For Your Events
You are ready for your next big event, budgets are approved, expectations are set, and now it’s time to find the perfect speakers. There are risks with taking a shot on new speakers you have met or even worse, Googled. In this post, I will take you through 5 reasons you should use a speakers bureau for your next event.
Supporting Voices of Change in the LGBTQ+ Community
As we enter into Pride Month, we thought it would be a great time to highlight some of the amazing speakers at Gravity Speakers that are driving change in the LGBTQ+ community. Change requires support throughout the entire social ecosystem and this collection of six change makers is each supporting a unique function. As society and business continue to become more complex, diversity and inclusion are hot topics. Change is a constant and one of the best ways to adapt to change is diversity. These six speakers represent a holistic set of voices supporting the LGBTQ+ community.
Exploring the Leadership of Black History
One of the things we embrace at Gravity Speakers is giving a voice and platform to underrepresented groups. Often times these underrepresented groups display incredible courage, overcoming the odds and systems that work against them and alienate them. We are proud to have an amazing group of African-American speakers, leaders, and activists in our network of speakers. Let’s take a look at some Black leaders in history and how their principles of leadership are still present in the next generation of black leadership.
Representing the Underrepresented
At Gravity Speakers we aren’t just representing the top thought leaders and speakers from around the globe, we purposefully seek out the exceptional yet underrepresented voices that need to be heard.
Looking Back / Thinking Forward
With an incredible 2018 behind us, we thought we would share the highlights of last year and the exciting things coming for Gravity Speakers in 2019.
Why You Should Hire a Speaker Instead of a Consultant
It’s time to rethink how you use 3rd parties to solve your business problems. Consultants can push your business into seeing things in a new way, but so can speakers. The difference is speakers don’t need countless hours, meetings, and access to all aspects of your business. Gravity Speakers can help you select speakers who address the issues your business is having or areas you want to strengthen within your organization.
The Heart of Gravity Speakers
A Forward-Thinking Speakers’ Bureau and Agency Built on Connection and Purpose. We could provide a simple service of connecting speakers with events, but that isn’t enough for us. We want to make a difference. Here is a little glimpse of what drives us individually and collectively.