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The Online Speaking Competition

Find Your Voice Online. 

The Online Competition invites heart-centred people from across North America to embrace their vulnerability and create powerful, inspirational speeches. 
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HOW IT WORKS?

Submit your 4 minute inspirational speech and compete on our Virtual Stage for a chance to win a prize package worth up to $5000 and a chance to compete at the Grand Slam for the title of Inspirational Speaker of the Year.

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Criteria to Compete:
  • 4 minute original prepared speech on the theme
  • Provide a headshot and fill out branding form after registering
  • Compliance to the timing and format of the event
  • Good to above average speaking skills
  • $97 entry fee
  • Not open to EU entrants
Rules:
  • No Music
  • No Broll: Any sort of image or video during the speech to illustrate a point is not allowed.
  • Subtitles are allowed
    Props are allowed
  • Multiple angles are allowed
  • Anything MORE than 4.31 minutes is disqualified
What's in for you?
  • Prize package from the judges valued at up to $5,000
  • Signature Video valued at $1497
  • Exposure to people in the professional speaking community
  • Creative expression
  • The thrill of competition
  • The potential to go viral and have your video be seen by millions
  • The opportunity to compete at the Grand Slam for the title of Inspirational Speaker of the Year
Judging Criteria  

The speech will be scored out a 100 points from the following categories:

 

Storytelling (30 pts)

  • Powerful personal story
  • Vivid and descriptive
  • Entertaining
  • Relevant learnings from story

Universal Message (20 pts)

  • Powerful and meaningful message
  • Strong moral to the story
  • Great learnings
  • Message worth sharing

Transformative (15 pts)

  • Inspiring and Impactful
  • Shows a journey and a resolution
  • Highlights a powerful transformation
  • Highlights an evolution for the speaker

Personal Brand Building (15 pts)

  • Demonstrates a speaker's values
  • A clear vision of the speaker’s identity
  • Captures the essence of the speaker 
  • Supports a speaker’s vision and brand

Presentation (10 pts)

  • Vocal variety
  • Body Language and performance
  • Compelling use of language
  • Powerful word selection

Authenticity (10 pts)

  • Sincere 
  • Genuine
  • Real and not contrived
  • Relatable 

What The Judges Are Saying:

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