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Joining NSA and cultivating real friendships with other speakers at your experience level can be the ‘Fast-Pass’ to success.
Thom Singer, CSP

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Speak More

Discover real-life experiences describing what works and what doesn’t to effectively promote your business, brand, products, and services, and to grow your bottom line.


Paid to Speak

34 working NSA members with thriving speaking businesses offer their valuable insights and proven strategies for every aspect of launching, building and maintaining a successful speaking career.


Speaker Magazine

This award-winning publication is published 10 times annually in print and digital formats. You’ll find the latest marketing strategies, tips, information and innovative ideas from top professionals worldwide.


40 Years of Conventional Wisdom

This commemorative 40th anniversary volume captures the rich history of NSA, highlighting the individuals, events and initiatives that were instrumental to the association’s growth and continued influence.

Advancing the Speaking Profession Since 1973

The National Speakers Association (NSA) is the premier organization for professional speakers. Since 1973, NSA has provided the most comprehensive resources and education designed to advance the skills, integrity and value of its members and the speaking profession. Our 1000's of members include experts who reach audiences as speakers, thought leaders, authors, consultants, coaches, trainers, educators, humorists, motivators & more. Every expert who uses the spoken word to present content to an audience for a fee belongs to NSA. Learn about membership.

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