What does the Academy offer?

The Academy of Professional Speakers (APS) is brought to you by a collective of speakers and bureaus that represent talent to provide speakers the optimal opportunity to master their potential in a fast-changing & complex Industry. The APS has developed various programs built on the premise that with the right insight in how the industry works, where to optimise marketing efforts, alongside what to deliver pre, during and post event, any speaker is ideally positioned to both commercialise, grow and protect their careers. The APS learning programs are grounded in sharing three key educational principles.

Know your industry

1Understand how the speaking industry works and where to focus efforts for optimal results

Market effectively

2Excel in how to market yourself as a speaker in a way that fits your key message and career aspirations

Deliver with impact

3Unleash your potential as a speaker to land maximum positive impact and ultimate commercial success .

APSWhat does the APS mean to the Founding Fellows?
Watch this short clip of some the founding fellows discuss what the APS means to them; the importance of creating a speaker community, a desire to ensure others can learn from the mistakes they’ve made, alongside sharing marketing and delivery hacks.
APS Meet some of the APS Founding Fellows
Meet some of the team behind the APS; Nick Gold the first British national to hold the position of President of the International Association of Speaker Bureaus (IASB) and the Managing Director of Speakers Corner. Alongside, leading keynote speakers Nick Jankel, author and Founder of Switched on and Sunday Times Bestselling author and Chairman of Vivero, Jonathan MacDonald.

Introductory Course

If you’re interested in forging and mastering career as a professional speaker in a fast-changing and complex industry, register and reserve your spot for this one-day course.

Next date to be announced

90 mins session


Limited to 20 fellow speakers

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