Get access to the wisdom of a 3,400+ member collective of the brightest, most accomplished speakers in the business.
Attend events guaranteed to sharpen your skills and expand your understanding of the speaking profession.
Get the information you need to grow your business from virtual learning courses accessible anywhere you have Internet access.
Speaker magazine brings you helpful articles and insightful commentary from the thought leaders and trendsetters in our profession.
CSP® (Certified Speaking Professional™)
Show meeting planners and others that you are committed to your craft by earning the CSP® (Certified Speaking Professional™) designation of NSA.
Get valuable content – from training resources to industry intel – accessible to NSA members only with your NSA membership.
Establish valuable professional connections and lifelong friendships through your involvement in regional and state NSA chapters.
Access to Tools & Resources
NSA has the most comprehensive and cutting-edge collection of tools and resources for speaking professionals anywhere.
Before I joined NSA, I was struggling to build my speaking business. I couldn’t fill my calendar, get in front of the right decision-makers or charge enough to cover my expenses. Then, in 2011, I joined National Speakers Association and very quickly, everything changed.
– Sally Hogshead, CPAE
Grow With NSA
Meet a few NSA members and see how membership has impacted them.
“Don’t come to the NSA Convention if you‘re okay with no business growth. Don’t come to NSA Convention if you‘re okay … >>more
Laurie Guest, CSP
“Being a member of NSA has shaved YEARS off my learning curve. Great education and great people is what it is all about for me … >>more
Patrick Donadio, MBA, MCC, CSP
“The National Speakers Association cut years off my learning curve. Even though I have been speaking professionally for over 27 … >>more
Neen James, CSP, MBA
“I would pick up the phone to the National Speakers Association. I would find out how I can volunteer; get involved; introduce myself … >>more
Thom Singer, CSP
“Being a part of the National Speakers Association is about more than the organization itself. The people you meet will expose you to the … >>more
“The NSA Convention was even better than I hoped. I have heard the old phrase, ‘Strangers are friends you haven’t met.’ At Convention … >>more
2016 CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame ® inductees and Cavett Award recipient