Resources for Speakers & Presenters

Here is a list of David Staughton’s recommended books for aspiring conference speakers and presenters:

The Business of Speaking and Thought Leadership Books – Free pdfs available at 

Speaker Positioning and Personal Branding

Building Your Speaking Business

Better Powerpoint Presentations

Pitching Your Ideas

Presentation and Speaking Skills

Using Humour when Presenting

The Book on Comedy

Telling Stories and Being Memorable

Speaker DVDs & Info from Darren Lecroix and Ed Primeau
by Denning



Facilitation Techniques

Running Seminars

How to run successful seminars – the magic of seminar selling by Winston Marsh


Training Games

Working With Speaking Bureaus

Writing Books/Publishing