In this episode, show producer and author Bill Corbett interviews professional speaker and pastor, Clyde Talley to learn how he built his speaking business.
From the Soapbox to the Stage is a public access television show based on the book FROM THE SOAPBOX TO THE STAGE: HOW TO USE YOUR PASSION TO START A SPEAKING BUSINESS. It is targeted for anyone interested in the business of speaking and running a speaking business.
Rev. Clyde Talley has served as Director of Operations at FM Facility Maintenance and at the University of Connecticut (UConn) as the Manager of the Customer Support and Relations department, previously working at Phoenix Home Life Insurance as a Manager for the IT Service Center Operations and Support for the United States and managed a site overseas in Bangalore, India.
A native of Springfield, MA, he has been involved in Toastmasters (a communication and leadership organization) for over 20 years. He has served as District Governor covering Eastern New York, Western MA and all of CT. He is also the creator and presenter of the “Inspired Excellence” seminar and workshops and is a certified trainer for the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Workshops.
As a professional speaker/lecturer for over 25 years, Rev. Talley has given workshops and presentations to various businesses, colleges, religious, local and civic organizations.