Monthly Archives: September 2016

3 Common Mistakes Speakers Make When Preparing Their Presentations

Posted on September 27, 2016 in Presentation Tips and Tricks

3 Common Mistakes Speakers Make When Preparing Their Presentations

I’ve been working with speakers for almost 20 years now. Recently I was at a conference and as I walked by various lecture rooms, I saw what I always see… awful slides being read by otherwise very smart people.

Use S.M.A.R.T. Goals To Earn A Standing Ovation

Posted on September 12, 2016 in Presentation Tips and Tricks

Use S.M.A.R.T. Goals To Earn A Standing Ovation

What delights an audience? Certainly a speaker that keeps our attention through entertaining stories and brilliant content. But I recently attended a conference where the speaker had both of those, and yet I was left feeling uneasy and unfulfilled. Why? I realized that he neglected to tie everything together and so I wasn’t sure whatRead More