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APRIL 20, 2012 A visual that fits in your pocket
If you've been reading my blog for a while, you may have seen a post I wrote in 2008 about Wayne Pacelle, the President and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States. He visited The Ellen Show to talk about Proposition 2, the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act. We can be cruel or we can be kind.
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APRIL 20, 2012 Public Speaking - Why Use Props?
Props help warm up the audience. They can be used as a substitute for notes. They help focus attention on the points you are trying to make along with illustrating them for you. They make better connections than your words with the visually oriented members of your audience. They create interest, add variety, and make your points more memorable.
- Review: Motivate to Create: A Guide for Writers
Review: Motivate to Create: A Guide for Writers, by Nate Hendley. Freelance Writing - General Guide for Writers motivate to create nate hendley MORE >>
SPEAK SCHMEAK A visual that fits in your pocket
| FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2012
If you've been reading my blog for a while, you may have seen a post I wrote in 2008 about Wayne Pacelle, the President and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States. He visited The Ellen Show to talk about Proposition 2, the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act. We can be cruel or we can be kind. MORE >>
- Schumpeterian Media: For whom the bell tolls
Today the Mediabistro.com report on developments under that broad umbrella we call "media" is filled with more oustings and layoffs than usual. Among those losing a job, which means also losing influence, is Xana Antunes at Crain's New York. That's reported by Talking Biz News. It's funny. MORE >>
SPEAKERSUE SAYS... Use (or abuse) your sphere of influence
| FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2012
A sales person who had worked for an important client of mine left the company to pursue other options. Shortly after leaving he approached me asking me to refer him to another client. At that point, I stepped out of the communications (but apparently, he contacted B, they met and it was not a match made in heaven.). Fast forward. What should I do? MORE >>
- Who will win the free speechwriting workshop?
NAGC Communication School ~ June 5-8, 2012 ~ Sheraton National Hotel, Arlington, Virginia. . Register for the NAGC 2012 Communications School by April 30 and you’ll automatically be entered into a drawing to win a Speechwriting Seminar ($995 value) conducted by award winning speech-writing coach and author, Joan Detz. MORE >>
- Tony Blair on masterful form in Newsnight interview with Paxman MAX ATKINSON | FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2012