Q: What is Speak & Write?

A: Join hundreds of aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs from around the world along with the Motivating The Masses team as we share the step-by-step system Lisa used to grow her speaking business into a multi-million dollar brand. Learn how to inspire thousands with your story, how to write a book, the foundations of a successful business, craft your SNAAP, getting past the NO, and so much more.

Q: What are the event dates?

A: Speak & Write general admission is Friday, April 26th – Sunday, April 28th, 2019.  If you are a registered VIP guest, your admission includes a bonus VIP training on Thursday, April 25th, 2019.

Q: How much are tickets?
A: Please visit https://speakandwriteworkshop.com for current pricing.

Q: Can I buy tickets at the door?
A: Tickets must be purchased online prior to the event at www.speakandwriteworkshop.com

Q: What’s included in the cost of the general admission ticket?
A: Your general admission ticket includes three full days of informative, engaging and transformational experiences from the main stage, daily breakouts along with a Friday evening Costume Party and a Saturday evening networking connection like no other!

Q: What is included in the cost of a VIP ticket?
A: Everything in the general admission is included along with:

  • A special, VIP exclusive, bonus training on Thursday, April 25th
  • VIP welcome bag & VIP lanyard
  • VIP exclusive networking lunch
  • General Session up close, VIP seating
  • Post Speak & Write VIP exclusive Zoom meet-up

Q: Where is the Speak & Write Workshop taking place?

A: The Speak & Write Workshop will be taking place at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina.  Below is hotel address and phone number.

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
1380 Harbor Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 291-2900

** The Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina is located approximately ½ a mile from the San Diego International Airport and offers complimentary shuttle transportation to and from the San Diego International Airport.

Q:  Is there a discounted rate available for Speak & Write registrants?

A: We have negotiated a discounted Speak & Write room block at the Sheraton but unfortunately, much of our room block is sold out.  CLICK HERE to confirm if the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina still has rooms available in the Motivating the Masses Speak & Write room block. If rooms are no longer available at the Sheraton, we recommend you consider any of the alternative recommended accommodations found on the Speak & Write Travel Page.

 Q: What airport should I fly in to?

The San Diego International Airport, located at 3225 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, 92101, is the recommended arrival and departure airport. The airport is located less than ½ a mile from the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina.

Ground Transportation: The San Diego International Airport has an array of ground transportation options available to you.  CLICK HERE to review the San Diego International Airport ground transportation options.

Q: Is there Wi-Fi provided in the meeting space?

A: Speak & Write does not provideWi-Fi in the meeting space. If you are a guest of the hotel, please contact hotel directly for Wi-Fi availability.

Q: When will I receive the event schedule?

A: The full event schedule will be provided via email closer to your arrival.  For travel planning purposes, we recommend the following arrival and departure dates and times.

VIP Guests Recommended Arrival:  We recommend you arrive by 3pm on Wednesday, April 24th.  This will allow you to arrive into the San Diego area with ease and ground yourself to the space prior to your early morning VIP Speak & Write experience on Thursday, April 25th.

General Admission Guests Recommended Arrival:  We recommend you arrive by 3pm on Thursday, April 25th.  This will allow you to arrive into the San Diego area with ease and ground.

VIP & General Admission Guests Recommended Departure: We recommend you depart mid-day, Monday, April 29th.  We will wrap up late on Sunday, April 28th and recommend that you give yourself a well-rested night sleep and self-care morning to follow prior to heading home.

Q: What are the start and end times for the conference?

A: As mentioned above, a full event schedule will be sent to you via email prior to your arrival.  For planning purposes, below are daily registration start times and final workshop end time.

Speak & Write VIP Bonus Day, Thursday, April 25th:  Registration opens at 8am.

Speak & Write General Session, Friday, April 26th – Sunday, April 28th: Registration opens at 7am.

The Speak & Write Workshop will wrap-up at approximately 8pm on Sunday, April 28th.

Q: What is the dress code?

A: The event attire as a whole is business casual, although, the days will start early and often end late.  As such, we recommend you wear or bring comfortable shoes and dress in layers or bring a sweater.  If you are a VIP registrant, we recommend that you bring a dresser outfit for the VIP Thursday evening Networking Mixer.

Q: What is the Friday evening party and who is invited?

A: If you do not know yet, you’ll soon come to learn that there’s no party like a Lisa Nichol’s!!  All Speak & Write registrants are invited to the Friday evening Speak & Write costume party, where we’ll transform ourselves and enjoy some great music and fun dancing, cash bars with a variety of alcoholic beverages and tasty hors d’oeuvres.  Stay tuned for more details!

Q: What is the Saturday evening Super Networking Mixer and who is invited? 

A: “Super” Networking is an understatement!  During this evening high energy, fun event, you’ll have the opportunity to craft and enhance your SNAPP and meet gladiators within the Speak & Write community who can support you in taking the next step in your business.  Put on your comfortable shoes and join Susie Carder in a networking expansion event like no other.  Stay tuned for more details!

Q: Will meals be provided?

A: Registered VIP guests will receive lunch on the VIP exclusive bonus day, Thursday, April 25th.  All other meals will be “On Your Own”.  The hotel has restaurants and snack shop available, and we recommend that you bring plenty of protein-packed snacks to keep you energized and filled throughout the workshop.

Q: Do you have a refund policy?

A:  Refunds are available for cancellations received within 3 business days of purchase. Refunds are not available after the third business day.  In the event that you are unable to attend, you can transfer your ticket to a family member, friend, business partner or associate at no additional cost. All transfer requests must be made at least 2 weeks prior to the event by emailing support@motivatingthemasses.com.

Q: How do I get my ticket?

A: Prior to your arrival, you will be sent an email with your ticket and QR Code.  We will scan your QR Code at registration so please either plan to have it pulled up on your phone or printed out in advance.

Q: Will Speak & Write to Make Millions be available via Live Stream?

A: YES!  We will have a Live Stream viewing option offered closer to the event.  If you would like more information about this viewing option now, please contact our support team at support@motivatingthemasses.com.

Q: How can I best prepare for the event?

A:  Be open and ready to learn and connect with the community upon arrival.  Come rested, hydrated and nourished.

We also suggest that you consider bringing:

  • Comfortable shoes and a sweater as it may get cool in the conference room.
  • Notebook and pen to take notes.  We also recommend you clear your phone so you are able to audio or video record throughout the Speak & Write experience.
  • Snacks and/or beverages to accommodate your specific dietary needs.
  • Business cards and pre-printed labels with your name, business name and ways to connect with you via phone, email and social media.


“A transformational explosion that will leave you feeling ambushed by motivation and held captive by opportunity!” – LONNIE POLLARD, PHOENIX, AZ

“Thank you for transforming my life and the lives I will touch!” – MARTISE MOORE, GREEN RUNNER, LOS ANGELES, CA

“This program is much more than a training on how to Speak and Write, it’s hard-core business training. Lisa Nichols’ style = fun!” – STAHSHA STANOWICZ, HEAVEN ON EARTH