February 24th, 2018 9am-5pm Limestone Hall, Thriftlodge Kingston March 10th, 2018 9am-5pm Harvey Room, Swansea Town Hall, Toronto This exciting LIVE event is the final component for the participants in Carl Richards’ 6 week Own The Platform High Performance Speaking Program. Each participant delivers 3 talks and is given rapid fire feedback on their performance. [...]

By | February 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Networking…What is it? Call it marketing YOU!

I talk to a lot of business people, especially brand new entrepreneurs who admit the DON'T attend networking events. It's that or they don't network enough. If speaking is the fastest way to grow your business, wouldn't it stand to reason that the best place to talk about what you do would be at networking [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Carl Richards Blog, Uncategorized, Video|0 Comments


Carl Richards was born and grew up in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.  In his formative years up until about age 12, Carl struggled with a serious speech impediment.  Two years of speech therapy and a childhood dream of being on the radio helped him grow out of his stuttering problem.  After high school, Carl entered Mohawk [...]

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