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Diversity, Inclusion & Equity – Why are they so important?

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion are hot topics right now. But do you know why? Here is a short infographic that illustrates 7 benefits to actively building and maintaining an organization that holds Diversity, Equity & Inclusion as core values. Over the last week, we have been looking at the importance…

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The Guide to Finding the Best Business Speakers & Keynote Speakers

The Ultimate Guide to Booking a Keynote Speaker Planning an event can be very exciting… and time consuming! With so many details to organize, having great partners along the way can make all of the difference. The focal point of any event is the…

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Creating a More Inclusive Definition of “Inclusion”

By Heather R. Younger – Speaker on Diversity, Resilience & Overcoming Adversity According to the Cato Institute, nearly two-thirds of Americans say today’s political climate prevents them from vocalizing their beliefs because they fear others will find them offensive. In my work as an employee engagement expert, I find…

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10 Speakers That Are Trending Now

Each month we keep careful track of the Speakers and Topics Clients are asking about. Covering a vast range of topics, these speakers have been booked by organizations across North America. Here are the most requested speakers in September 2022: Eric Termuende – Workplace Culture,…

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Mentoring: From The Ballpark To The Boardroom And Beyond

By John Baldoni – Internationally Recognized Leadership Expert, Speaker and Author “Jeffrey [Hammonds] learned from Eric Davis, and Eric Davis learned from Dave Parker, and Dave Parker learned from Willie Stargell and Willie Stargell learned from Roberto Clemente. You see where the gravy train is going?” That is Dmitri…

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5 Steps to Booking a Great Speaker

Did last year’s speaker knock your socks off? Not sure where to go next? Let our team of experienced professionals help you find your next great speaker.  Here’s a quick guide to help you get started: Find A Theme…

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The 5W’s of Virtual Events

This may be our first pandemic but with over 20 years in the speaking industry, we have great ideas on how to run a great event: either online or in person. Virtual Events can: Reach a wider audience Offer a great experience at a much lower cost…

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5 Steps to Booking a Speaker

In March, our world changed and the speaking business was not immune. With grace & skill, our great speakers rose to the occasion, developing fascinating and inspiring content that they could deliver virtually. The good news is that booking a speaker with The Sweeney Agency is as easy as…

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