Colleen Wietmarschen’s background of more than 23 years as a successful entrepreneur and leader makes her a perfect choice to speak to your group. Colleen works with coaches, speakers, and entrepreneurs to find their purpose and position themselves to expand their business by creating a clear message because “bad messaging makes businesses broke.” When your message is clear the world is your oyster – you don’t have to worry about selling because you are comfortable in providing your services. As the expert in your field and when you know your message, you position yourself to have choices and one of those is writing a book to share your expertise with your ideal audience. This has led Colleen to speaking and sharing what she knows for sure… You can do whatever you set your mind to do.
For years, whenever Colleen thought of speaking in public she started itching; her body turned bright shades of red, and she was certain people heard the thumping of her heart.
A few years ago, Colleen was invited to an event with world renown speaking coaches and New York Times Bestselling Authors. The experience was exciting, thrilling, and more intimidating than going to confession, but Colleen was determined to become a Professional Speaker. Colleen joined their year-long program and as it concluded she was determined to continue developing her speaking skills.
The opportunity to hone her skills and stage presence came to fruition when her business coach, Pat Mussieux, held a two-day professional speaking workshop. Since then, Colleen has started speaking at events locally and across the US.
Colleen shares relevant stories and messages about growing a successful business and shares actionable tips the audience can use right away. She’s energetic, engages with the audience, and she has a great time sharing valuable information.
Keynotes * Breakouts * Workshops
Staying Motivated One Challenge at a Time
It’s easy to stay motivated when things go smoothly, but what happens to motivation and goals when challenges, both big and small, move into the picture and start to soak up your energy, play games with your mind, and you find yourself making up any excuse not to move forward?
During her motivational talk, Colleen interactively shares her insights with her audience on how motivation can help them overcome any challenge if they have the right mindset and support systems in place.
Colleen shares tips on why it’s important to:
- Love what you’re doing,
- Know your “Circle of Five,” and
- Celebrate each and every success.
No matter what goal you’re working towards, having motivation makes the journey worth it.
Five Key Steps to Expand Your Business from Six to Seven Figures
- Has your business ever struggled to have consistent income?
- Have you ever struggled climbing out of bed in the morning and going to work?
- Have you struggled finding the right “group” to connect with and build relationships?
If you answered yes to any of the above questions, Colleen’s presentation on “Five Key Steps to Expand Your Business from Six to Seven Figures” opens your mind to actions you can take to make a positive impact on your income. Stop holding yourself back.
Colleen’s tips are easy to follow. Deep down we all know what to do, but more than likely we do not take the necessary steps to move our businesses forward. We tell ourselves we will do it tomorrow, but tomorrow never comes. The important part is your mindset and how you decide to implement these steps to move to the next level. Are you ready to make six or seven figures and live the life you deserve?
Colleen shares these steps during keynote, breakout, and workshop settings.
Five Critical Things to Know to When Writing a Book
What’s your story? Do you know your story? Your story encompasses everything about you – your background, your purpose, what makes you unique, your successes and failures, where you’ve been, how you came to the point you are now, and where do you want to be in one, three, or five years.
During her interactive presentation, Colleen shares five critical actions steps for you to discover your story and how it guides you and others.
Once you understand your story, you have a cohesive message, and people understand who you are, what you do, and why you do it. Your business growth potential increases as they realize you are the expert. You are positioning yourself to create your message, write your book, and live the life you deserve.
Five Tips to Clarity in Your Written and Verbal Content: “It’s More than Just Words”
Let’s face it, your content marketing is all about your message. Whether it’s your newsletter, blog, website, social media posts, or in-person networking – if your business’ message is confusing and inconsistent, your audience won’t understand what you do or what you offer and confused people do not interact or buy because “Bad Messaging Makes Businesses Broke!”
In this presentation, Colleen shares entertaining personal stories about discovering and sharing her message. She provides five tips for you to uncover your message so it is CLEAR because your written and spoken content – “it’s more than just words.”
After hearing Colleen, you’ll walk away with five strategies to create your CLEAR message so visitors spend more time on your site, engage more with you on social media, and comment on and share your blog posts, which leads to increased revenue.
Colleen and Peter of Your Literary Prose offer clear, practical advice that is easily applicable to marketing and branding in any industry. Their presentation was engaging, and I was impressed with the research and examples Colleen gave for our specific industry. Her instruction for creating a clearer message for your marketing efforts was easy to follow and made very memorable with her stories of experience. I would recommend working with Colleen and Peter for anyone looking to update, improve, and implement new marketing. I look forward to continuing to work with them.”
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To contact Colleen for speaking engagements call 513-675-1286 or 513-919-8820 or fill out the form below.
Past Speaking Engagements
June 6, 2018 – Cincinnati, Ohio – Speaker for Perfect Wedding Guide Luncheon group of 65 – “Five Tips to Clarity in Your Written and Verbal Content: It’s More than Just Words!” Colleen shared the importance of creating a CLEAR message for any written and verbal content for business because “Bad Messaging Makes Businesses Broke!”
April 12, 2018 – Online – Guest on “The Write Hour” podcast with Joyce Glass, The Write Coach – Episode #106 – After the Draft – Shared information on the importance of editing your manuscript and more!
April 10, 2018 – Cincinnati, Ohio – Hyde Park Public Library – Five Critical Things to Know When Writing a Book.”
March 28, 2018 – Cincinnati, Ohio – Forest Park Public Library Lunch and Learn – “Five Tips to Clarity in Your Written and Verbal Content: It’s More than Just Words!”
March 21, 2018 – Online – Guest on “Show Up! Stand Out” – Online Visibility Expert Series for Entrepreneurs with Juliette Stapleton.
November 12, 2017 – Cincinnati, Ohio – WordCamp Cincinnati – Breakout session speaker – “Five Tips to Clarity in Your Written and Verbal Content: It’s More than Just Words!”
November 7, 2017 – Syracuse, New York – Pat Mussieux Sales Mastery Workshop – Sponsor and Breakout session speaker – “Five Tips to Clarity in Your Written and Verbal Content: It’s More than Just Words!”
March 23, 2017 – Online – Blog Talk Radio with Nichole Santoro – “Jumpstart Your Writing Plan!” Come behind the scenes of The Write Academy.
January 18, 2017 – Online – Blog Talk Radio with Nichole Santoro – “Trends in the Self-Publishing Industry.”