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Rhetoric for Persuasive Speaking

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have been interviewed there a few times, for example … Continue reading → Rhetoric Aristotle Business Donald Trump Dukascopy Hillary Clinton John Zimmer public speaking rhetoricDukascopy Bank is a Swiss online bank that provides trading services, particularly in the foreign exchange marketplace.

Manner of Speaking recognized by Feedspot

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Manner of Speaking has been chosen by Feedspot, a popular RSS Reader, as one of the Top 50 Public Speaking Blogs on the Internet. And, among the Top 50, Manner of Speaking was rated 7th. Here’s what Feedspot had to say: … Continue reading → Personal Feedspot Manner of Speaking public speaking

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Fear of Public Speaking: Reframing “Fear”

Matt Eventoff

Fear and anxiety surrounding public speaking is nothing new. Google “Cure for the Fear of Public Speaking” and you will return over 2 million results. “The only thing we have to fear is… fear itself.” ” - President Franklin D. Roosevelt. million! Nervous energy affects all of us.

Public Speaking Experts – Demosthenes

Matt Eventoff

Public speaking expert is a title that carries tremendous weight.  Demosthenes, public speaking expert of the 4 th century BC, is one of the legendary Greek orators. Here are just a few of the things he is rumored to have done to attain his goal: Corrected his defective elocution by speaking with pebbles in his mouth.

2014 72

Princeton University, President Wilson and the Art of Public Speaking

Matt Eventoff

Princeton and public speaking have a long, storied history together.  President Wilson certainly qualifies as a public speaking expert.

2015 99

George Orwell – Public Speaking Expert

Matt Eventoff

George Orwell, public speaking expert?  The post George Orwell – Public Speaking Expert appeared first on Princeton Public Speaking.

2016 36

RHETORIC – The Game That Will Make Public Speaking Fun

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RHETORIC–The Public Speaking Game™. Public speaking. … Build Your Skills Resources Practice Public Speaking Rhetoric

2016 39

Public Speaking for Entrepreneurs – 3 Tips for a Successful Pitch

Matt Eventoff

Public speaking for entrepreneurs?  The reality is that a presentation, a pitch or “casual” conversations about your company all qualify as examples of public speaking.  When I ask entrepreneurs about public speaking, I often hear “I don’t have to give speeches.”. Absolutely!  What are you trying to accomplish?

2014 88

12 Tips to Overcome Public Speaking Jitters

Matt Eventoff

Fear and anxiety before speaking publicly is nearly universal – it targets all of us, at different times and to varying degrees. Two of the greatest orators of the past two centuries, Sir Winston Churchill and President Abraham Lincoln, were both reported to have some degree of anxiety before speaking publicly. You are not alone!

2014 77

Malala Yousafzai and Public Speaking: 12 Lessons from the Best Speech of 2013

Matt Eventoff

There are 20+ public speaking lessons for every executive, political, academic and professional presenter. And she was a young woman. It showed.

2013 100

Speak with Conviction

Manner of Speaking

It’s always great to see young people who are interested in public speaking and willing to take the plunge to share their ideas with others.

2012 87

Demosthenes and Public Speaking, Pt II

Matt Eventoff

What lengths would you go to in order to become a master orator, or to take  your public speaking to the next level? Stand barefoot on blacktop while reciting your speech to test your patience and create proper cadence? Practice on a tightrope to master balance and control over motion? Of course not – and you shouldn’t!

2013 72

Get Paid to Speak: 3 Keys to Getting Started

Speaker Launcher

Many of our blog posts are for people who speak for a living. However, However, what if you are just getting started?

2016 31

The TED Secret to Great Public Speaking

Manner of Speaking

have decided to create a “tricolon” of posts about Chris … Continue reading → Analysis of a Speech TED audience Chris Anderson ideas metaphor public speaking simplicityMy previous two posts centred around TED Curator Chris Anderson.

2016 59

Zen and the Art of Public Speaking

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He explores the subject over the course of … Continue reading → Audience Preparation audience Presentation public speaking Robert Pirsig Zen and the Art of Motorcycle MaintenanceRobert Pirsig’s Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance was published in 1974. The In Zen, Pirsig discusses the metaphysics of quality.

2016 43

14 Public Speaking Lessons from the United States Supreme Court

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There, I specialized in corporate commercial litigation and environmental … Continue reading → Uncategorized law oral advocacy Presentation public speaking United States Supreme CourtI am Barrister and Solicitor, and a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.

The Truth About Public Speaking

Matt Eventoff

There is a saying in boxing that holds true for public speaking – “Styles Make Fights.”  Styles This is why I have always felt that the idea that you can become a great orator after reading a book on public speaking is like being prepared to go on the Tour de France after reading a book on bicycling– not really possible.

Public Speaking & Communication in the Middle East/North Africa

Matt Eventoff

In most Western cultures, eye contact with the person you are speaking with is interpreted as direct and shows a certain level of attentiveness. Communication Tips & Strategy Tips media training Middle East middle east public speaking Public Speaking public speaking dubai By Ceem Haidar & Dalia Ghawi. Great.

2014 85

Speaking with integrity

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Do you speak with integrity? doubt that it’s possible to always speak with perfect integrity. It made me feel pretty uncomfortable.

2014 49

Speaking With Conviction…Over the Phone

DeFinis Communications

You have to deliver your ideas without the benefits of a face-to-face meeting, or you have to speak to an image on a computer screen.

2011 74

Public Speaking for Entrepreneurs – 3 Tips for a Successful Pitch

Matt Eventoff

Public speaking for entrepreneurs?  When I ask entrepreneurs about public speaking, I often hear “I don’t have to give speeches.”.

2014 59

The Alchemy of Public Speaking: Turning Performance Anxiety into Presence

Speaking Freely

Alchemy is a term for turning a less valuable substance into a more valuable one.  In our physical body, we can alchemically transform performance anxiety into presence. The human body is a laboratory for transformation of consciousness. Performance anxiety is a distressful reaction to energy trying to flow through the body when we become the [.].

2014 47

Lea Michele, Glee and Public Speaking

Matt Eventoff

Who said that adults can’t learn from younger adults? Her speech was very emotional and she did many things right while delivering it.

2013 61

Steve Jobs – Public Speaking, Preparation & Practice

Matt Eventoff

The speed at which information travels has rendered most news dated within hours; days if a story really has “legs.”  Two key takeaways: 1. The

101 Public Speaking websites

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I’m honored to have my blog listed among the 101 Public Speaking websites published by the Guide to Online Communication Master Programs.

Queen Rania and Public Speaking – 7 Lessons

Matt Eventoff

Queen Rania and Public Speaking – 7 Lessons. She does not read from her speech, and she rarely speaks while looking down at them.

Public Speaking for Fun and Profit

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

As I reported back in 2008, ex-President Clinton (well, I suppose there’s still only one, so no need to clarify like […]. Culture Shock!

Rhetoric – The Pubic Speaking Game™

Manner of Speaking

I am pleased and excited to announce Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™, the brainchild of my friend, Florian Mueck , and me.

Public Speaking Expert: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Matt Eventoff

The next legend in a series on public speaking experts is one of the greatest orators ever, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He is unquestionably a public speaking expert. He was speaking in support of the striking sanitation workers in Memphis. Uncategorized martin luther king public speaking mlk speech public speaking expert

2015 68

Speaking to inspire

PowerPoint Tips

The topic was “From Death by PowerPoint to Life by PowerPoint: Speaking to Inspire.”. Book a Speak to Inspire workshop! Are sales up?

2016 28

Secrets to Building a Successful Speaking Business

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He shared the tips and techniques that he has used to build his own successful speaking business. Works best if you write as you speak. Podcasts Public Speaking Social Media National Speakers Association Shep Hyken “The job is not doing the speech. Post openings at the business school. Transform articles into videos.

2015 52

Speaking of Chris Brogan Speaking.

Speak and Deliver

Chris is a classic example of 'an expert who speaks', a label that describes the vast majority of speakers in today's market. And No.

2011 31

Professors and Public Speaking/Presentation Skills

Matt Eventoff

In a university setting, public speaking and presentation skills are just as crucial for faculty and professors as these skills are for students.  The presentation was entitled Know Your ABC’s, and you will be reading more about it in the coming months. 

Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™

Manner of Speaking

I am pleased and excited to announce Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game™, the brainchild of my friend, Florian Mueck , and me.

How to Encourage People to Speak the Truth

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Authenticity Communication Connection public speaking Public Speaking Courses Public Speaking Training Speaking from the Heart Public Speaking Course public speaking training self-expression Transparency Have you experienced that people sometimes give you excuses rather than reasons?

2014 41

Fear of Public Speaking, Pt. II – Breathing Techniques

Matt Eventoff

In Pt. I of this series I went over a number of tips and tactics to deal with the fear of public speaking.  This is awesome for the few minutes before you are actually going to be speaking.  While not “cures&# , these techniques all do a good job of reducing  public speaking anxiety and fear associated with public speaking

Leaders Need Comfort in the Skin for Public Speaking

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What is often misnamed as fear of public speaking is one of the best-kept secrets of corporate leaders. It is surprising how few leaders feel really comfortable speaking in public settings and being the center of attention. The post Leaders Need Comfort in the Skin for Public Speaking appeared first on Speaking Freely.

2014 41

12 Public Speaking Lessons from “Comedian”

Manner of Speaking

17:30 – As Jerry is driving to a speaking engagement, he says, “It does not matter [who] the audience is. The film is very candid.

2012 123

Basic Public Speaking Etiquette

Manner of Speaking

Too often, many speakers overlook this most basic aspect of public speaking etiquette. It doesn’t matter – Joe is demonstrating bad public speaking etiquette. Whenever you are introduced by another person, have the courtesy and the poise to wait until that person is seated before you begin speaking.

Sandra Zimmer featured in Houston Chronicle Article on Public Speaking as a Career Tool

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Today, Sunday, March 23, 2014, The Houston Chronicle Jobs Section is printing an article entitled “Public Speaking an Important Career Tool.” Leadership Presentation Skills public speaking Uncategorized Confidence Fear of Public Speaking leadership Presentation Public Speaking Course public speaking training