The Kerry Barrett Show

Hosted ByKerry Barrett

Unlock your on-camera potential with this show! Boost visibility, engage audiences, fully leverage the lens and drive sales. Join Kerry Barrett, an Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist, for insights on maximizing your VIQ (that's Video IQ). Explore more at And if you want to know how bad you are on camera... really, take the quiz here.

All Episodes

Episode 43: The Pitch Perfect Framework

Are you a small business owner looking to secure media appearances? In my latest podcast episode, I shared my Pitch Perfect framework, designed to help entrepreneurs succeed in pitching to the media. I discussed the key elements of a successful pitch, including purpose, impact, target audience, credibility, and the hook. I also provided real-life examples and practical tips for crafting your own winning pitch. If you’re ready to take your business to the next level with media exposure, check out the full episode for valuable insights!

Episode 42: Speaker Toolkit Essentials: Online Presence, Pitching Opportunities, and Components for Success

In this episode, we have a deep dive into the world of speaker reels and the transformative impact they can have on an audience. Our guest, Cam Beaudoin, expertly guides us through the essential elements of a compelling speaker reel, from capturing the audience’s attention to leveraging media appearances for credibility. We also uncover the power of storytelling and the importance of continual growth in pursuit of higher-level speaking engagements. This episode is packed with valuable insights to elevate your public speaking game. So, grab your headphones and get ready to take your speaking skills to the next level!

Episode 41: Funny Job Interviews

In the latest episode of The Kerry Barrett Show, I shared some crazy job interview stories from my past, and you won’t believe the kind of questions I’ve been asked! From questionable interview vibes to unexpected inquiries, I’ve had my fair share of interesting encounters on the job hunt. Tune in to get a good laugh and some valuable insights into navigating the world of job interviews. Can’t wait for you to listen in and share your own job interview experiences! Don’t forget to check out the full episode on The Kerry Barrett Show for more entertaining and insightful content. Thank you for your continued support! 🎧 #TheKerryBarrettShow #JobInterviews #PodcastEpisode #CareerInsights

Episode 40: Standing Out on LinkedIn Personal Branding for Legal & Financial Advisors

How can revealing personal details on LinkedIn profiles, such as hobbies, beliefs, and values, help individuals in the legal and financial advisory fields stand out and connect with potential clients? In this episode, Kerry is joined by the fabulous Danielle Hughes from More Than Words Marketing as they dive into the power of personal branding on LinkedIn. They discuss how revealing personal details and sharing stories sets individuals apart and builds trust with clients in the legal and financial advisory fields. The conversation emphasizes the importance of authenticity, consistency, and vulnerability when creating a strong personal brand, and highlights the impact of engaging employees as brand ambassadors. Join Kerry and Danielle and get ready for an engaging discussion on the art of personal branding and the role of LinkedIn in building thought leadership and connecting with potential clients.

Episode 39 Courage in Action with the World’s Most Courage Coach

Unlock the extraordinary potential within you with Episode 39 of The Kerry Barrett Show! Join Laban Ditchburn, hailed as the world’s best courage coach, as he unveils the secrets to harnessing courage for transformative change. Tune in for practical tips and engaging stories to help you unlock your courage and lead with impact. Here are the key takeaways: Courage Transforms Lives: Laban’s journey highlights how courage can lead to miraculous outcomes, both personally and professionally. Believe in Your Worth: Recognize your value and don’t hesitate to ask for what you deserve, setting boundaries in business and personal relationships. Overcome Limiting Beliefs: Challenge negative self-talk and limiting beliefs, replacing them with empowering thoughts that propel you forward. Courage in Action: Take bold action, even in the face of adversity, and watch as opportunities unfold. Inspire Others: Laban’s story serves as inspiration to empower others to embrace their courage and lead lives of purpose. Don’t miss this insightful conversation! 🎙️

Episode 38: Unveiling Vulnerability and Building Confidence in Business and Personal Growth

In this episode, we talked about overcoming perfectionism and embracing a mindset of progress. Our guest Matt Drinkhahn shared personal experiences, practical tips, and a 4-step process for managing emotions. We discussed the impact of perfectionism in business and personal growth, and how to confront fears and obstacles with grace and patience. Join us in empowering yourself to cultivate a positive mindset and take action towards peace, joy, and profit. Matt is an executive business coach who specializes in helping recovering perfectionists systematize their businesses for more peace, joy, and profit. With a focus on productivity, Matt recently worked with a $25,000,000 company to improve their email inbox management and organizational systems. His coaching aims to provide practical solutions for business growth and efficiency. Stay tuned for more incredible conversations on The Kerry Barrett Show.

Episode 37 Public vs Camera: Why some excel in person and others shine on screen

Are you a seasoned public speaker who finds yourself stumbling when the camera starts rolling? You’re not alone. In this episode, we unravel the mysteries behind why even the most confident speakers can freeze up when faced with a camera lens. We explore the nuances that make speaking on camera a distinct challenge, separate from the familiarity of addressing a live audience. Here’s what to expect: 🔍 Understanding Camera Anxiety: Discover why the transition from stage to screen can induce anxiety, causing even the most eloquent speakers to falter. 💡 Confidence-Boosting Techniques: Learn practical strategies to calm those nerves and exude confidence effortlessly when speaking on camera. 🎭 Differences in Delivery: Explore the subtle yet significant variations between captivating a live audience and engaging viewers through a camera lens. Tune for an insightful discussion that promises to unlock the secrets of mastering on-screen presence. Don’t miss out on leveling up your communication game, whether you’re a seasoned speaker or a novice navigating the world of cameras.

Episode 36: Developing a peak performance mindset

When it comes to being on camera, striving for peak performance is akin to delivering your best possible performance. Rather than fixating on the final outcome, it’s about embracing the entire experience. This entails fully putting yourself in the task at hand when presenting something to your audience. To have a peak performance mindset, you need to train your mind just like athletes train their bodies. This involves learning to concentrate, visualize success, and manage your emotions effectively. When you can do this, you’ll be in the best possible position to showcase your talents whenever you’re on camera. For a deeper exploration of developing a peak performance mindset, don’t miss our latest episode.

Episode 35: Good On Camera, But Not Really Good On Camera

Ever wondered why some actors captivate audiences on screen but grapple with anxiety when they step out of character? Don’t miss out on our insightful discussion as we delve into this fascinating topic. 🔍 WHAT TO EXPECT: -Discover the reasons behind actors’ nervousness in real life despite their on-screen prowess. -Hear personal stories and experiences. -Gain valuable tips and strategies for managing off-camera anxiety. -Explore the intricate relationship between performance and personal identity. Whether you’re a fan of film and television or simply curious about human behavior, this episode promises to offer valuable insights into the fascinating world of actors’ off-camera jitters. Tune in to The Kerry Barrett Show and join us as we demystify the actor’s experience! Confident On-Camera Strategy Call: