Fabulous Friday Lunch
Fabulous Friday Lunches are part education, part celebration, part motivation,part networking and completely delicious. NSA-IL meets bimonthly at Maggiano’s, Oakbrook. (It’s delicious!) You learn valuable information about professional speaking from outstanding NSA stars. Topics cover platform skills to marketing to technology to keep you up-to-date on industry trends. You also mingle with local experts, which adds up to a thoroughly delightful day.
- 9:30 a.m. – Registration and networking
- 10:00 a.m. – Program
January 10, 2014 – Up Close and Personal with Mikki Williams, CSP, CPAE
Have you ever wished you could spend time with a successful speaker and just “pick their brain,” “have them as your mentor,” “your coach” and ask them WHATEVER you want? Now is your chance!! Instead of our regular format we will have open Q and A with Mikki. Bring all your questions, a once-in-a- career opportunity. Whether you are a pro, an aspiring speaker, a businessperson or just coming to see what she is wearing, this will be our greatest kick off to the new year ever.
About Mikki Williams, CSP, CPAE
Mikki is an international speaker, trainer, consultant, coach, author, radio & TV personality, Vistage speaker and Chair and entrepreneur extraordinaire. She was chosen as one of the best speakers in the country by Meetings and Conventions Magazine along with Tony Robbins, Bill Gates, Rudy Giuliani, Colin Powell, Lou Holtz, Zig Ziglar, Mike Ditka, Jay Leno…. She has spoken for heads of states including Bush, Clinton and even Nelson Mandela at his home in South Africa. Her client roster is vast and includes IBM, AT&T, Pfizer, GE Capital and the IRS. In her first five years, she earned her CSP, spoke on every continent (except Antarctica), earned a six figure income and became an international brand…and she did it her way! (Thanks, Frank!) She will answer your questions as well as demonstrate her speaking prowess with stories that will inspire you as well as give you tools to use to take your business to the next level. Her mantra is “be outrageous, it’s the only place that isn’t crowded.”™ And she is!