Entries by Jake French

Why Speakers Aren’t Supposed to Talk About Price

How much do you charge? As a professional speaker you’ve undoubtedly been asked this question by potential clients, new speakers, and even wondered if you should answer it yourself when giving examples to colleagues. In the National Speakers Association (NSA), we’re not supposed to talk about price. It gets complicated because some chapters are stricter […]

Jake French is the author of Life Happens: Live It!. He is a professional member of the National Speakers Association and past president of the Oregon Chapter. Jake is a full-time keynote speaker and is the very definition of inspiration, teaching what fuels it and the strategies you can use to leverage it. Jake’s personal story of a life-altering injury and how he now rocks the stage teaching groups about inspiration is amazing.

Life Happens! Let Jake French Tell You About It

Consumers have more choices and greater access to information than ever. That means maintaining high patient satisfaction scores is crucial. Beyond giving excellent care, healthcare providers must create a top-notch patient experience. After all, healthcare is a people business. Jake French understands this from both sides. Having experienced adversity in his own life, he knows […]

Jake French is the author of Life Happens: Live It!. He is a professional member of the National Speakers Association and past president of the Oregon Chapter. Jake is a full-time keynote speaker and is the very definition of inspiration, teaching what fuels it and the strategies you can use to leverage it. Jake’s personal story of a life-altering injury and how he now rocks the stage teaching groups about inspiration is amazing.

Should I Speak for Free?

One of the toughest questions both aspiring and experienced professional speakers have to grapple with is whether or not to speak for free. Although opinions vary widely on this decision, I believe the short answer to this question is YES! Jake FrenchJake French is the author of Life Happens: Live It!. He is a professional […]

Jake French is the author of Life Happens: Live It!. He is a professional member of the National Speakers Association and past president of the Oregon Chapter. Jake is a full-time keynote speaker and is the very definition of inspiration, teaching what fuels it and the strategies you can use to leverage it. Jake’s personal story of a life-altering injury and how he now rocks the stage teaching groups about inspiration is amazing.