+1.317.372.6626 ryan@careerbrand.co

Delivering engaging, insightful, and actionable presentations on how to build your brand story online 

I know how challenging it is to find speakers for your event. This is especially true when you're searching for a speaker whose message will be engaging and will resonate with your attendees. Here's a message from an attendee at one of my presentations.

Ebony Tara Scurry, The Career Architect™ at Eidolon Career Solutions, Storyteller at etarascurry.com, and Real Estate Entrepreneur at JOA Real Estate Group

I had the opportunity to hear Ryan speak at a Southwest Michigan Chapter AMA luncheon. I left with more awareness about my personal brand and a checklist of items I could do right away to improve it.

I highly recommend Ryan to anyone looking for a corporate, higher-ed, or AMA speaker! Ana Klackle Evans

Marketing Director, SalesPage

Thank you for some excellent advice! You are an awesome speaker! Denise Flemming

I made the decision to walk out of a presentation that was a bit too basic for my skill level & attend Ryan Rhoten’s presentation & I’m certainly glad I did! Emily McCabe

In case you want to see me speaking, here's a video from a presentation I gave on how to build your brand online.

Speaking Topics

Personal Branding

Topic of Presentation:

Digital Marketing for Personal Brands

Title of Presentation:

Build a digital brand that boosts your career credibility

Presentation Description:

If you’re not building a digital brand, you’re losing opportunities. In our digital-first world, your digital presence is how people determine your credibility and it's the first thing clients review to learn more about how you help.

What they find can mean the difference between gaining or losing opportunities.

During this presentation, attendees learn how to use the 4–step process outlined in the book CareerKred, to build a brand that resonates and connects with your clients while boosting your career credibility.

Ideal Audience:

  • Individual business professionals
  • Small business owners
  • Freelancers & Solopreneurs
  • Coaches & Consultants
  • Students

Key things attendees will be able to do afterward:

  • Apply digital marketing principles to their personal brand using four simple steps.
  • Integrate their brand online the right way so you get recognized for your expertise.
  • Use social media to engage with their audience.
  • Bring opportunities to them vs. chasing opportunities.

Brand Storytelling

Topic of Presentation:

Storytelling for Brands

Title of Presentation:

Apply the principles of story to create a marketing message that makes clients say, “I get it!”

Presentation Description:

Companies waste a lot of money on marketing because what's clear to them, is not clear to their customers.

You see, our brains are drawn to clarity and away from confusion. The principles of Story help us avoid confusion by imposing order on our marketing message so we can tell a story that invites our clients to engage.

During this presentation, attendees will learn how to apply the principle of story as a filter for their marketing message so they can resonate with clients and capture more leads.

Ideal Audience:

 

  • Business owners
  • Marketing Managers
  • Coaches
  • Consultants
  • Brand Managers

Key things attendees will be able to do afterward:

  • Apply story principles to their marketing message.
  • Learn to position their brand as a guide, not a hero.
  • Implement transitional calls to action.
  • Develop a story for their brand that appeals to their customers.
  • Tell their customer's story, not their own.

Thank you for breaking down digital branding in a manageable and achievable manner. One of the best presentations at #NCDAPhoenix

Dean Branson

@Dean_BSU

Digital marketing for your personal brand. Ryan Rhoten knows his stuff and presents it succinctly, expertly and compellingly. 

Karol Taylor

@KarolTaylor

For Speaking Inquires

Brand Quiz Image

THE PERSONAL BRAND QUIZ

 

Take the quiz. Get your score. Learn how to build your BRAND Online.

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Define Step ebook

THE DEFINESTEP WORKBOOK

 

Grab your copy and get started defining your brand today.

 

Things covered in the workbook include:

 

1 - Self-Awareness

2 - Your Vision

3 - Your Positioning

4 - Your Skills and Traits

5 - Your Values

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Integrate Step Workbook

THE INTEGRATE STEP WORKBOOK

 

Grab your copy and get started today.

 

Things covered in the workbook include:

 

1 - Digital Audit

2 - Your Career Bio

3 - Setting up a website

4 - Personal Brand Landing Pages

5 - Your Digital Assets

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Create Step Workbook

THE CREATE STEP WORKBOOK

 

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Things covered in the workbook include:

 

1 - Your Content Muscle

2 - Becoming a Creator

3 - Repurposing Your Time

4 - Repurposing Your Content

5 - Keyword Research

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Engage Step Workbook

THE ENGAGE STEP WORKBOOK

 

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Things covered in the workbook include:

 

1 - Your Connection Strategy

2 - Twitter Chats

3 - LinkedIn

 

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Story-based marketing checklist

THE STORY-BASED MARKETING CHECKLIST

 

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Things covered in the checklist include:

 

1 - Building your customer message

2 - Focusing on your customer's story

3 - Capturing your customer's attention

 

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How to Start a Podcast

THEHOW TO START A PODCAST GUIDE

 

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Things covered in the checklist include:

 

1 - Choosing a Topic 

2 - Equipment

3 - Editing and Hosting

 

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How to Start a Podcast

THEHOW TO START A PODCAST GUIDE

 

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Things covered in the checklist include:

 

1 - Choosing a Topic 

2 - Equipment

3 - Editing and Hosting

 

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The Most Common Website Mistakes

THE FIVE MOST COMMON WEBSITE MISTAKES

 

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Things covered in the checklist include:

 

1 - How to position as a Guide, not a hero

2 - The right way to use a Call to Action

3 - Why no one wants your newsletter

4 - Use customer testimonials correctly

 

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THE CAREERKRED ONLINE COURSE

 

Sign up today to let me know you are interested in the CareerKred online course. When completed, the course will walk you through the 4 steps of the DICE process covered in the book CareerKred.

 

Things covered in the course include:

 

1 - Define Your Brand

2 - Integrate Your Brand Online

3 - Create Content for your Brand

4 - Engage with Your Audience

 

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