#025 How To Be A Great Presenter When You Represent Your Brand On YouTube with Esther Alade

Esther Alade is the host of Corporate Afrika, a brand developed to provide a platform for Businesses, Products and Entrepreneurs to interact and access the growing African Consumers and Businesses that have an interest in Africa or the UK.

It provides a corporate and social environment, in which businesses or entrepreneurs need to test new products, sample or activate new ideas, spark new ideas with like-minded people or to simply meet the next recruit for or from the target audience socially.

Esther Adelaide

Main points of discussion

  • An introduction to Esther Alade
  • Ester tells us about how she got started with corporate Afrika
  • Why it is important to attend networking events
  • how to get the most out of a networking event
  • We find out how Esther got started with presenting.
  • How did Esther learn her trade?
  • A brief overview of how licensing rights work
  • The benefit of learning your craft and doing work for free
  • Why should not be emotional about your business
  • How to know when to stop offering free services
  • How do you decide how much your time is worth
  • Tips for being in front of the camera, if you’re thinking about promoting your business on youtube
  • Tips on interviewing guests and how to ask questions
  • What to do, if you don’t agree with what your interviewee
  • How Esther took her networking event, corporate Afrika to the next level
  • It is a good idea to have a host for your meet up
  • We learn about the challenges of hosting an event
  • We find out who inspires Esther
  • Advice to help prevent you from getting cheated or burnt in business
  • Why you need positive people around you
  • Why you shouldn’t compare your journey to that of others on social media

Key points you will learn

  • The benefit of learning your craft and doing work for free
  • Tips for being in front of the camera, if you’re thinking about promoting your business on youtube
  • Advice to help prevent you from getting cheated or burnt in business

Links and resources mentioned

More from Esther Alade & Corporate Afrika

Homework

  • To present, think about how you can be different from everyone else – find your own style and your own niche.
  • Educate yourself on presenting, by taking a training course.

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