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Debate Preparation – Seven Rules for Success

Matt Eventoff

We have now officially entered silly season - the final weeks of the 2010 election season, and that means… debates, and lots of them!    Campaigns spend an inordinate amount of time raising money to do one thing – deliver their message to voters, most often through paid media.  Hint – not well!). Memorize is, umm…….fraught

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Social Media: A Cautionary Tale

Matt Eventoff

Breaking news… Social media is in fact… Social! Who cares?

Public Speaking for Professional Athletes, Pt I

Matt Eventoff

The event is over, you left everything you had out there, and all of a sudden the media gaggle is upon you.  When it comes to communicating off of the field,  the professional athlete faces a major dilemma– a constant flurry of opportunities to speak, and very little, if any, formal training on how to handle those opportunities.

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Storytelling through Social Media

Duarte Blog

With the explosion of social media and mobile devices, the impact of these presentations has the potential to be felt far beyond the board rooms and conference halls for which they were originally designed. Storytelling through social media is just one of the topics us Duartians are exploring for 2010, and we want to hear your thoughts!

90% of B2B Marketers Count on Content Marketing in 2010

Content Marketing Today

Social media ranks right at the top of tactics. Content marketing is 26% of the total marketing budget.

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Media Training – How to Handle a Tough Interview

Matt Eventoff

This is a great example of how to handle a tough interview. Here are a few reasons why: 1. Silence - Mr. Olson disagreed, but never interrupted. 

10 Tips on Moderating a Panel Discussion

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Social Media Dale Klein Kay Meyer moderating a panel panel moderation Robert Buccino Ruth E.

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Think less. Act more.

Speak Schmeak

Simpler than making resolutions, it's one word that serves as a touchstone for making decisions and achieving goals. needed a command: "ACT."

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Political Debates 2010 – R, D or Tea?

Matt Eventoff

The 2010 political debate season has started with some drama, however none of it the kind a candidate pines for. Still, too many candidates spend more time preparing breakfast than preparing for a debate, and it shows, especially through the first few engagements of 2010. “Candidate xyz, how do you feel about _?&#

10 Tips for Speaking on a Panel

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Social Media panel speaking

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206 Top Tweets from #nsa10

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The annual National Speakers Association Convention was held July 17 -20, 2010 at the Orlando World Center Marriott. Tags: Public Speaking Social Media National Speakers Association 3,100 of these were posted [.].

Are you ready for the third era in presenting?

Speaking about Presenting

Gary Vaynerchuck spoke for 10 minutes in front of an audience of 1,000s at SXSW 2010 and then opened up his keynote presentation to questions.

The First Seven Seconds

Manner of Speaking

Roger Ailes is the President of Fox News,  a former media consultant for three American Presidents and author of the best-selling  You Are the Message. The first chapter of that book, entitled “The First Seven Seconds&# , focuses on the importance of first impressions. Are you confident? Comfortable? Sincere? Glad to be there? Smile.

How Twitter is Like Public Speaking

More than PowerPoint...

Tags: social media Presentation Twitter

New Communication Words

The Communication Blog

12.20.2010 New Communication Words Here is a great article on new words introduced in 2010. The words in the communication section are: coffice, halfalogue, sofalize, mansplainer, and social graph. I won’t spoil the fun of guessing what these words mean by giving their definitions here. They’re given in the article.

4 Common Sense Social Media Tips for PR and Marketing Pros

Content Marketing Today

Yes, you can apply the best of traditional public relations practices to the new world of social media. Myers Fl area. Have a plan.

2010 Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Next month I’m giving two presentations at the 2010 Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference in Detroit, MI. Tags: Business Communication Keynotes Social Media Speechwriting Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference It’ll be my first ever visit to Motown and my first time at this conference.

2010 Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Next month I’m giving two presentations at the 2010 Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference in Detroit, MI. Tags: Business Communication Keynotes Social Media Speechwriting Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference It’ll be my first ever visit to Motown and my first time at this conference.

2010 Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Next month I’m giving two presentations at the 2010 Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference in Detroit, MI. Tags: Business Communication Keynotes Social Media Speechwriting Ragan Corporate Communicators Conference It’ll be my first ever visit to Motown and my first time at this conference.

Getting Started With Social Media and Learning

Onlignment

To kick things off we’ve added a series of three articles on getting started with social media and learning, which were originally published in Inside Learning Technologies magazine between November 2010 and January 2011. You can download the articles  here.

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The 2010 Ragan Speechwriters Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I’m off this week to the 2010 Ragan Speechwriters Conference in Washington DC. Tags: Business Communication Social Media Speechwriting Ragan Speechwiters Conference It’ll be my fourth conference and the second one at which I’ve presented. It all fits with the [.].

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The 2010 Ragan Speechwriters Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I’m off this week to the 2010 Ragan Speechwriters Conference in Washington DC. Tags: Business Communication Social Media Speechwriting Ragan Speechwiters Conference It’ll be my fourth conference and the second one at which I’ve presented. It all fits with the [.].

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The 2010 Ragan Speechwriters Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I’m off this week to the 2010 Ragan Speechwriters Conference in Washington DC. Tags: Business Communication Social Media Speechwriting Ragan Speechwiters Conference It’ll be my fourth conference and the second one at which I’ve presented. It all fits with the [.].

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Madeleine Albright: "Learn to interrupt"

The Eloquent Woman

In an interview on Womens Media , she said: I tell women to act in a more confident manner. You need to learn to interrupt.

Five Predictions for 2010

Duarte Blog

In the year 2010…. 1. Presentations and social media will blur. Enjoy 2010, everybody! You know, like Oprah or someone. Real bad.

Create a product catalog with custom layouts

PowerPoint Tips

Create a custom layout in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010. Media. This catalog is easy to modify, even at the last minute. Picture. Chart.

How the Sizzling Shift to Mobile Computing Is Changing More Marketing Rules

Content Marketing Today

In 2010 more Smartphones will be sold than either desktop or laptop computers. 40% have used social media. to get our social media fix.

Where in the World is Akio Toyoda?

Matt Eventoff

One headline that a company in crisis could certainly live without is  “ Inside Toyota, Executives Trade Blame Over Debacle “  — this morning’s headline in the Wall Street Journal. While the news doesn’t get better for Toyota, their handling of the Lexus crisis did.  Lexus General Manager (via email). Tweet This Post.

Overcoming objections to social media

Onlignment

Today we present Barry’s session, titled Overcoming objections to social media. Tags: Blog pecha kucha social media

How social media remixes public speaking

The Eloquent Woman

More and more, I'm seeing that standard recipe get re-mixed, thanks to the influence of social media--and not just one kind of social media, either.

Interview with Andy Zimmerman, VP for myBrainshark.com

PowerPoint Tips

When you’re done, you can share your presentation as a link in an e-mail or through social media, or embed it within a web page or blog.

Content Marketing Perfection in 29 Words on Facebook

Content Marketing Today

think it proves how brevity can be the soul of content marketing brilliance in a social media milieu. might be getting carried away.

Fear of Public Speaking, Pt. III

Matt Eventoff

Tags: Uncategorized body movement speaking fear of public speaking improve public speaking skills media training overcome fear of public speaking public speaking anxiety public speaking fear public speaking nerves relaxation technique for public speaking visualization

What made Brian Hanrahan's famous contrast so memorable?

Max Atkinson

There's hardly a media report today on death of distinguished BBC journalist Brian Hanrahan that doesn't refer to his famous line from the aircraft carrier HMS Hermes during the Falkland's war in 1982 (37 seconds into the above). Listen! "I counted them all out and I counted them all back." Where did the line come from? Why so memorable?

Why Internet marketing is green

PowerPoint Tips

all guided by SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and SMO (Social Media Optimization). Phyllis Khare specializes in social media marketing. She consults with a number of businesses to help them add social media to their marketing mix. Locally (Fairfield, Iowa), I help people with Internet marketing. Facebook. Twitter. YouTube.

Podcast: Top PR Disasters of 2010 | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

The LeBron James ‘Decision’? BP’s oil spill? Something different? In these 30-minute audio recordings, WE ARE your coaches! Array

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5 Public Speaking Lessons from President Lincoln – Happy Birthday Gettysburg Address!

Matt Eventoff

“ Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. Now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nation, or any nation, so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure.&#.

How to get Truth from Modern Media « TJWALKER INTERACTIVE

TJ Walker Interactive

Public speaking, media training, presentation training, crisis communications Home Live Video About TJ Products & Services FAQs « Rep.

Podcast: Salem ShowBiz 2010 DeBrief

Communication Steroids

Podcast: ShowBiz 2010 Debriefing [15:00m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Networking , Podcast Comments are closed. Array

Book Review: The Backchannel

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

How to augment your live presentation using social media Effective public speaking is a challenge for many executives. Tags: Business Communication Public Speaking Social Media Technology Cliff Atkinson The Backchannel As if that wasn’t difficult enough, they are increasingly likely to find themselves looking out at a sea of faces [.].