• Develop Powerful Speeches

    Learn the structure of an effective speech that engages and captivates your audience. Explore ways that create vivid illustrations that pulls your audience in and takes them on a journey. Learn how to protect your instrument and develop the proper mechanics of speaking.

  • Create Usable Content

    Learn how to turn your message into usable and reusable content that can engage your audience beyond the stage and generate revenue streams. Learn how to publish a book, create a blog, start a podcast, do effective Facebook lives and more.

  • Grow Your Revenue

    Learn how to take your passion to speak, and turn it into revenue that can help create the life you want, while help changing lives. Develop a list of "low hanging fruit," or products that will yield quick results, and create a plan for generating greater wealth through your products and services.

  • 1
    • Welcome to Jumpstart Your Speaking Career (formerly Tools for Speaker Success)
  • 2
    Developing Your Message
    • It Starts With the Process
    • Anatomy of a Speech
    • Developing the Message
    • Change Your Perception About Content
    • NY Times Best-Selling Author & Speaker, Jason Reynolds on Telling Your Story
  • 3
    Delivering Your Message
    • Prepare Your Instrument
    • Enunciation-Articulation Exercises
    • How to Care for Your Throat & Voice
    • Vocal Warm Ups
    • Deliver a Killer Opener
    • Take Your Audience on a Journey
    • Be Prepared for Any Opportunity
    • Hall of Fame Speaker, Dr. Willie Jolley, Shares 5 Tips for Speaking More Effectively
  • 4
    The Business of Speaking
    • The Business of Speaking
    • Lay Your Business Foundation
    • Creating Product from One Message
    • The 6-Figure Speaker Myth
    • How Do I Price Myself?
    • Finding Your Audience
    • To Help You Get & Stay Booked
    • NY Times Bestselling Author, Jason Reynolds, Shares How to Get Booked
    • The Speaker "Get Booked" Checklist
    • 5 Reasons to Collaborate
    • Lessons From My Mentors
  • 5
    Marketing Your Message
    • How to Use the Media Introduction
    • Using the Media Part 1
    • Using the Media Part 2
    • Using the Media Part 3
    • The Marketing Mix for Speakers
    • A Bit About Radio
    • How to Speak in Soundbites
    • Understanding Sales Funnels
    • Engage Your Consumers
  • 6
    Using Technology
    • Using Technology
    • Demystifying Social Media
    • More on Social Media
    • Podcast Basics
    • Podcasting Technology
    • About YouTube
  • 7
    • Websites & Links
    • Books
  • Denise Hill; Instructor

    Denise Hill; Instructor


    Denise Hill is a 30-year veteran of the stage, radio, and media. As an accomplished speaker, she has taken to stages across America and abroad delivering captivating and powerful messages of hope, empowerment, and inspiration. She has shared the stage with and been mentored by such greats as Les Brown, Dr. Willie Jolley, Dr. Eric Thomas, Todd Speciale, and Johnny Wimbrey, Denise is ensured to bring energy, education, and motivation to your trainings and events. Denise Hill is an experienced speaker, coach,  corporate trainer, author, broadcaster, media specialist, entrepreneur, and communications educator. She has a decades long professional track record of helping corporations, small businesses, entrepreneurs, and individuals improve their public speaking, develop and execute their media and marketing strategies, grow their business, impact lives and generate revenue. Satisfied clients include Marquette University Bowie State University, Montgomery College, Union County College, Omnigroup, Radio One, Inc., My Promo Voice, The Les Brown Institute, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Connecticut School of Broadcasting, CTV, and Prince George's Community & others.
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