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New NSA Illinois Professional Speakers Academy Session Starts on March 9

Have you always wanted to be a paid professional speaker? This course can help launch your career.

Naperville, Illinois, United States – WEBWIRE

Have you or someone you know always wanted to be a paid professional speaker and didn’t know where to start? The Illinois Chapter of the National Speakers Association (NSA Illinois) Speakers Academy is a six-session course is designed to empower starter speakers with the tools and skills they need to become professionals.

The National Speakers Association Illinois Chapter announces Speakers Academy.  This course empowers starter speakers with the tools and skills they need to become professionals, ready to take the stage, launch a career and inspire others. Starting on March 9 at NIU in Naperville, the 2019 spring session features a stellar faculty, led by two former NSA Illinois presidents, Colonel Jill Morganthaler and Conor Cunneen. 

“It is a superb program,” says Cunneen. “We have many top-rated speakers donating their time and expertise to help people with the ambition become successful speakers.” 

For more information and to apply, visit 

Speaker Academy Goals: From Student to Stage to Entrepreneur 

Presented by professional NSA Illinois members, Speakers Academy provides the critical information aspiring professional speakers need to quickly launch and grow a successful  public speaking business. 

The program focuses on how to develop and market to people at corporations, associations, and organizations who hire—and invest in—keynotes, workshops, consulting and training. 

Students will build these skills:
• Map plans to grow from a budding business into a sustainable profit center
• Increase visibility within their target audience, the media, search engines, and in social media
• Position services as investments versus speaking fees
• Craft marketing strategies to keep the business growing
• Develop profitable products to add value and revenue
• Improve platform skills to become a more confident and successful speaker

Professional Speakers Academy Class Information
Location: NIU Naperville, IL
Dates: March 9, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 27
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Tuition: $795.00 (payment plans are available)

Class size is limited, so register early. To apply visit

About NSA Illinois
A local chapter of the National Speakers Association, NSA Illinois advances the art and value of those who speak professionally. NSA Illinois seeks to create a professional and supportive environment where speakers can develop their business, improve their skills, and network with peers who are interested in everyone’s mutual success. To learn more visit

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