Talk About the Talk: @drlucyrogers's space debris talk at InspireFest
The Eloquent Woman
JULY 30, 2015
Guy helped me focus on the main point of the talk, and suggested ways to help the audience come away with a clear call to arms.
How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide " Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing
MAY 1, 2009
Know when to pass the mic Don’t let any particular panelists dominate the session over others, you can interject between their breaths and quickly pose the same question to the other panelists. If there are no mics in the audience, you may need to walk down and bring the mic to them. who is attending? As Web 2.0 thanks!
Felix Jung's Pecha Kucha presentation Tips
JUNE 19, 2009
Below I summarize some of his main points at a glance. (1) Getting Started • Choose a topic for which you have great passion.
Lose the Lectern
Thoughts On Presenting And Design
JULY 26, 2009
Likely a main reason why people stand behind a lectern, even when they don’t have to, is because of the perception of safety.
Make Better Presentations - The Anatomy of a Good Speech | chrisbrogan.com
MARCH 6, 2009
You might have an upcoming presentation, or you might be looking to speak more at events. “What’s in it for me? Answer that early. Often.
“The Top 10 Secrets of Today’s Most Successful Speakers”
Pivotal Public Speaking
FEBRUARY 25, 2012
Make clear notes — Write down your entire speech, then pick out the main areas you’ve covered. If you wear a dress, pick one with a belt, so you can clip the wireless mic transmitter to it! Otherwise, in a pinch, I have clipped my mic pack to my bra strap.). 6. Who is your audience? cards to prompt you during your speech.
The 4 Differences Between Stand-Up Comedy and Humorous Speaking
Speak and Deliver
DECEMBER 14, 2009
Find a local comedy club that features an open mic night, jot down a 2-3 minute routine, and take your speaking skills out for a spin on a new track.
Handling the heckler: How to do it 4 ways
The Eloquent Woman
SEPTEMBER 16, 2009
Heckling can happen in all sorts of speaker settings and it's good to think through how you'll respond, so you can seize and defuse the heckler's main weapon: surprise. Kanye said "As soon as I gave the mic back to her and she didn't keep going." In a two-week period when Rep. Hecklers are everywhere these days it seems!" Keep moving.
Um, Er, Like, Uh
The Arrowood Curve
MARCH 27, 2009
If you hone in on fillers as your main coaching point, you have no idea what you are doing. If you are watching a video clip of a comic from a performance in front of a paying audience, chances are that he/she is in the top slice of successful comedians, because most never make it past five-minute open mic night at Chuck's. Yeah, gurl.
Use the microphone when you present
Executive Speech Coach
DECEMBER 20, 2009
George, I agree with (and appreciate reading) your rules for using a mic. Transform your business presentations into effective conversations.
Creating Passionate Users: Give users a Hollywood ending
MAY 1, 2009
Main | Geek marketing should be like a good lover » Give users a Hollywood ending We can all take a lesson from filmmakers: endings matter.
Pennsylvania Education Policy Roundup for September 11, 2013: Teaching? Piece of cake. Everybody knows you can pick that up in just five weeks….
SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
School starts in North Philly -- hope abounds WHYY Newsworks Dave Davies Off Mic By Dave Davies @davedavieswhyy September 9, 2013 I needed that. Colin Woodard won the prestigious George Polk award last year for this expose of the effort to bring virtual charter schools to Maine. Are you a member? Piece of cake. 10, 2013 , 7:51 p.m.