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MAY 1, 2012 Presentation Tip: Choose a boring font
A lot of presentation designers have made comments in the last year or two about what font you should choose for your PowerPoint slides. Almost every designer suggests that you abandon the built-in fonts like Arial or Calibri. They claim that by using a standard font, you won't stand out. In the world we live in, a downloaded font is a bad idea.
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SPEAKER LAUNCHER Best Website Contest is Back!!
| TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012
Wow, it was 2009 when we ran our last “Best Speaking Expert Website Contest” Times have changed, websites have changed, so it’s time to run it again! Simply comment below if you’d like to nominate a website. So what are we looking for? unique, fresh and original site. Website is outcome oriented. Clear Brand and/or Promise. MORE >>
- Rupert Murdoch: Sticks and stones can break his bones.
A media leader is spoken of in harsh language by an august group across the ocean. And likely that leader - Rupert Murdoch - could care less. At least about the opinion part of it. His only concern would be on his plans to acquire more of a satellite company. MORE >>
- Want to learn more about government speechwriting?
NAGC (the National Association of Government Communicators) has extended the “early registration” deadline for its conference to Monday, May 7th. NAGC’s annual Communication School will be held June 5-8 in Arlington, VA. One-day conference admissions are available. Contact: email@example.com MORE >>
- Dollar Stores: Is the "brand heat" still on?
Dollar stores got us The 99% through the worst of economic times. The question is if it has what David W. Langston calls "brand heat" to transition its core identity to a little better times? Langston heads branding firm Evoke Communications. The matter of the dollar stores is not an abstract branding issue. MORE >>
HUMOR POWER Wisdom, Truth and Other Illusions
| TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012
The key to humor is the ability to see thoughts, objects and events in a different way. Happiness and a stress-free life are shaped by the same process. There is always another way of looking at life. Sharpening that skill leads us to better speaking, better thinking and better living. Those thoughts motivated me to write this article. MORE >>
- Technique, Style, and Strategy from America’s Top Speaking Coach PIVOTAL PUBLIC SPEAKING | TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012
- New Cartoon Caption Contest HUMOR POWER | TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2012
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