The Soar with Eagles Platinum Standard
To be considered to be an official part of the Soar with Eagles speaker
bureau, you are expected to adhere to our standard of performance. The
opportunity to take the speaking platform is a privilege reserved for those
honor the responsibilities that come with it. Soar with Eagles speakers and
trainers must demonstrate high-quality platform skills, content and product
development, commitment to professional development, professionalism, work
ethic, and customer service.
You are a role model. Live an ethical, socially responsible personal and
professional life. Walk the talk.
Your image matters. Take excellent care of your health and appearance.
Dress appropriately for your audience and organization (normally a couple of
notches above the audience but check with the client to make sure).
You are a servant-leader. The satisfaction of your client and client
organization is your ultimate responsibility. Understand client needs and
interests by conducting information-seeking conversations with the client and
no fewer than three people who will attend several weeks in advance of the
program. Know what their expectations of you are. Remember, itís all about
You are an ambassador for your sponsor, client, and Soar with Eagles. Provide extraordinary customer
service by arriving early and staying as long as needed afterward and
delivering exactly what they requested. Be prepared to give your best performance
for every client despite adversity. They are your host ó treat them
graciously and thank them for inviting you to be a part of their program.
Your professionalism and expertise is your signature. Keep your material
fresh by updating your material often (both content and look) and producing
new program-supporting products on a regular basis. Commit to improving your
platform skills through professional development. Constantly increase your
knowledge in your area of expertise. Practice your material often.
Soar with Eagles will not recommend any speaker who misses any engagement
due to lack of planning or taking proper care of themselves. Arriving on time
and prepared is critical. If you cannot meet any performance commitment, give
us enough notice to schedule another speaker in. Family emergencies are a
reality and cancellations will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
Anyone (professional or no-fee) who is not able to meet these commitments will not be recommended to
Information Requirements of Speakers Posted to the Website
This information is necessary to fit the format of our website and marketing
efforts. All links lead to material within the Soar with Eagles website. We
reserve the right to make editorial changes and expect content to arrive
concisely written and grammatically correct via e-mail (photo can be submitted
in digital or hard copy). All content should focus on what
you can provide the customer. All material (with the exception of audio) must be
turned in before anything will be posted to the website. All submissions must be
Color photograph (providing several different poses will give us better
options and make your information page more interesting)
Name you wish to be called
Your general program topics (for
speaker bureau page)
Positioning statement (for
speaker bureau page)
General description of you and your target audience (for your
Your full bio, a 150-word version, and a 300-word version (for your
Your list of programs with general descriptions in 250 words or less
(for your main
You may request hyperlinks to optional longer descriptions within our
website (for your
specific program pages)
Audio clips of your programs (preferably live performances). At least
one is due within 90 days of being posted to the website.
Anyone who is not able to meet these commitments will not be posted to our