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The art of public speaking with authentic and meaningful storytelling can change and even save a life. Learn how to get up on a big stage and share your important message through the lens of award winning director, Tricia Brouk.

She shares her personal experience of being on big stages all over the world and interviews people who talk for a living and gets them to reveal their secrets on how to become a successful public speaker and have lasting legacy.

Tricia has put thousands of speakers onto countless big stages. Guests of The Big Talk have included Stedman Graham, John Lee Dumas, Hap Klopp, Darieth Chisolm and Farnoosh Torabi among others.

Apr 19, 2022

This week, we’re talking about what it means to be vulnerable and how choosing vulnerability allows you to not only be yourself, but allows you to also elevate and uplift those around you.


For this conversation, I’m joined by the incredible and inspiring Mark Sephton. 


Mark is a personal mentor to entrepreneurs. His mission to help others has seen him break into global markets while working with startups and millionaire entrepreneurs worldwide. Mark’s love for entrepreneurship has been expressed through serving as TV host of the show “One More Round.”


When not on the big screen, Mark is a regular contributor to Entrepreneur Magazine and Brainz Magazine and a speaker for corporate events, entrepreneurship summits, and major conferences worldwide. His personal and professional development expertise has positioned him as an expert in the industry, resulting in transformational experiences for audiences, clients, and businesses alike.


In this episode, we’ll explore:

  • How past pain and experiences shaped Mark into the empathetic leader he is now
  • His mission to elevate and uplift, and why being vulnerable is a crucial part of that
  • Authentically showing up and leading from the heart instead of your ego
  • His amazing GPS system that allows him to highlight blind spots, efficiencies, and deficiencies
  • Mark’s current favorites — Book: The Crossing, Speaker: Brené Brown, and Podcast: T.D. Jakes and Tim Ferriss 

More from Mark

His new book, Mark of a Man






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