Tue.May 08, 2012

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You only need one successful presentation

Speak Schmeak

Many of my clients come to me with doubts about their speaking abilities and lack of confidence in their possibilities for improvement.

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Presenting with an iPad

The Presenter's Blog

You no longer take your laptop to a picnic if you want to play music; you take your MP3 player instead. Light and easy for carrying around.

Relevant Resources: To conquor your creative block

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I help edit SPEAKER Magazine for the National Speakers Association (NSA). Each month I curate the Relevant Resources column – a list of time-saving tools and technologies. The May 2012 edition suggests resources to stimulate your creative juices.

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Jennifer Sheahan: Cracking the Facebook Code | Social Media Today

Content Marketing Today

In every generation, there are game-changing advancements that redefine business. See on socialmediatoday.com.

You only need one successful presentation

Speak Schmeak

Many of my clients come to me with doubts about their speaking abilities and lack of confidence in their possibilities for improvement.

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Sarkozy & Hollande both call for 'respect' for each other

Max Atkinson

And 'respect' was definitely le mot du jour, with loser and winner both calling for it to be conferred on the other.

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Why your email fails to get results – and what to do about it

SpeakerSue Says...

The prospect was in a “time crunch,” she said, and didn’t appreciate being “threatened” by the email. That is how I landed a new client! Please note that if we do not receive the rooming list by 4:00PM today, we can not guarantee availability and the group rate for your group. Thank you, Threatening? Hardly! ”).

Relaunching the coalition and the cost of Etonian English?

Max Atkinson

About a month ago, I blogged about a speech by the leader of the Labour Party in which Ed Miliband used quite a lot of verbless sentences ( HERE ). For Mr Stern, it (rightly) reminded him of the 'content-free' political speech by the late Peter Sellers - which you can enjoy in full HERE. Seeing through the reductions to government spending.

Writers’ League of Texas

Joan Detz Speaker Services

 . Sheila Allee, who attended one of my speechwriting seminars this year, is now the interim executive director of the Writers’ League of Texas, a nonprofit that seeks to elevate the art and enterprise of writing.

Observational Humor — Case Study #81

Humor Power

I attended an excellent humor workshop presented by Dawn Elizabeth.  She was fine-tuning her workshop which was to be presented at the upcoming District 33 Conference.  THE SET-UP (What was said and what happened during the workshop before the monologue was delivered.). 1.  Someone said, “Learning to understand John Kinde’s humor.”