Aspiring Speakers Program

Dear prospective Aspiring Speakers Program participant,

The NSA-New Jersey Aspiring Speakers Program is part of an ongoing chapter effort to help aspiring and emerging speakers become successful in the business of professional speaking. The program is designed for qualified applicants, who want a structured, virtual webinar telecast based program, for developing their speaking career. Each of 10 modules below will be led by some of the most successful speakers in the country.

The NSA-New Jersey Aspiring Speaker Program is open to Affiliates from the NSA National Academy program, and non-members who want to build a speaking career. (in addition, members of NSA-New Jersey are welcome to join the program and participate in the sessions for $20 per session.)

Investment in yourself and build your speaking business now!

Program Investment: $997 all-inclusive.

Payment Plans are available!

(Note: Professional Members of NSA-NJ can attend individual modules for $20 per session. Showcase is not included.)

Begin now by making your payment below!

Full Payment Option – $997 (CLICK TO GET TO PAYMENT PAGE)

">Payment Plan  (CLICK TO GET TO PAYMENT PAGE) 2 installments of $498.50. The 2nd installment is charged automatically through PayPal one month after the initial payment. 

For more information, contact the Program Dean: Charles Fleisher

Email or call 732-895-2610

You Will Receive and Benefit from:

  • Ten one hour expert workshops on all the basics of a speaking career presented LIVE 8 MP virtually via ($1000 value). 

  • National Speaker Academy modules guidebook ($588 value)

  • A speakers showcase ($500 value)

  • Discounted member prices on 2018 NSA-NJ chapter meetings and holiday party ($150 value)

  • Build relationships with professional speakers who can mentor and refer you (priceless)

  • Networking at NSA-NJ Chapter Meetings

  • Content delivered from some of the top speakers in the world


The objectives of Aspiring Speakers Program are to:

  1. Cultivate strong, distinctive speaking skills
  2. Develop powerful and engaging speaking topics
  3. Learn dynamic platform mechanics
  4. Sell and market yourself as a Professional Speaker
  5. Build a powerful network of professional relationships
  6. Build a profitable speaking business
  7. Create a roadmap to achieve national membership status

2018 Meeting Dates and Module Topics*

Date & Time
  Module   Topic
Wednesday, January 17
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  1   Orientation
Wednesday, February 21
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  2   Professional Awareness
Wednesday, March 21
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  3   Topic Development
Wednesday, April 18
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  4   Sales and Marketing
Wednesday, May 16
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  5   Professional Relationships
Wednesday, June 20
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  6   Presenting & Performing
Wednesday, July 18
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  7   Platform Mechanics -
Wednesday, August 22
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  8   Authorship & Product Development
Wednesday, September 19
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  9   Managing Your Business
Wednesday, October 17
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM
  10   Putting It All Together
Friday, November Date To Be Announced
Virtual Meeting Time 8 PM

*Note: Schedule subject to change.

In addition, professional members of New Jersey Aspiring Speakers Program can attend all NSA-New Jersey regular chapter meetings at member cost. (Pre-meeting with speakers excluded)

Speaker, author and marketing entrepreneur Cathey Armillas shares her experience with a National Speakers Association aspiring speakers program. She explains where and how she got started and how it helped launch an unexpected career and great success. (CLICK HERE TO LAUNCH A YOUTUBE PRESENTATION)