You may be asking, "How much does the average speaker get paid?" Sorry, but there is no such number.
Let's say that the guest speaker you decide you want to bring in actually needs more than your budget allows. Here are some creative fundraiser ideas:
Before you invite a speaker, there are a few critical things you should ask about:
1. What is her statement of faith? Does it match yours?
2. What are her motivational gifts? For example, a speaker with a powerful altar ministry may be one group's "best speaker ever" and another group's nightmare.
3. What is her presentation style? Is she loud and dynamic, soft-spoken, humorous or deep? All of these have a place, but not necessarily at your event.
Before you can clearly identify what "she" needs to be, you'll have to define what you need:
Once you have clearly defined your event's parameters you will be able to select, invite and fund just the right speaker to make it all happen.
Marnie Swebberg is the online mentor to thousands of leaders worldwide. She trains: B.U.S.Y. - Best Unique Strategies for You. Learn how to maximize your life at http://www.Marnie.com.