Posted: July 20, 2018
Posted: July 13, 2018
Posted: July 6, 2018
Have you ever sat through a presentation and thought, “Fascinating. But now what?” The content was great, the stories were compelling, and the argument sound, but what do I do with all of that new information?
Posted: June 29, 2018
I’m not sure which is a worse scenario for a speaker, having no one show up, or having no one listen.
Posted: June 15, 2018
Posted: June 8, 2018
When I wrote my book, Formulate A Winning Presentation, I interviewed 10 expert speakers. One of the questions I asked them was, “What do you wish you knew when you started that you know now?”. Every single one of them shared some mistake they had made, or a mistaken belief that held them back.
Posted: May 25, 2018
Posted: May 18, 2018
Simon Sinek says that if you want people to take action, you must start with “why” before you get into the “how” and the “what”.
Posted: May 11, 2018
Standing at the podium is a privilege. Truly! The people in our audience have given something of value to be there, be it their time, money, or things they said “no” to for your talk. They are hoping we will have some magical key that will improve their lives. In reality, the best we can hope for is to have some positive influence.