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Create a tabbed presentation for longer presentations with lots of topics

PowerPoint Tips

A visual list of topics helps them relate each topic to the wholeness of the presentation. Draw the tabs. Return to the Slide Master.

Choosing a speech topic

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

Sometimes you are told given a speech topic and other times the choice is left entirely up to you. The purpose of this short post is to give you some practical guidance on how to choose the best speech topic of a presentation. This latter option can leave people feeling completely stuck. The [.].

5 Ideas for New Business Blog Topics for a New Year

Content Marketing Today

It seems as if there are only so many blog topics out there for your readers, and you’ve exhausted them all. Written by Patsi Krakoff.

From the vault: 6 ways to speak about a contentious topic

The Eloquent Woman

Whether you're campaigning or just trying to get through a meeting, tough topics add extra layers to your task. So how to plan and prepare?

Books & eBooks on copywriting, business writing, business of freelance writing and related topics

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

However, if you are looking for a book on copywriting, writing media releases, business writing, the freelance writing business or creative writing, and related topics. In 2006, I set out to write a book on the business of freelance writing. Seven years later, I find myself the author of 18 books and short reports.

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Shatter Your Writer's Block Pt II: 7 Quick & Dirty Writing Solutions

Speak and Deliver

Table Topics. Brainstorming Life Story Speechwriting Table Topics Writer''s Block In a nutshell, it means Speak, Record, Transcribe.

Structuring a topical comedy monologue within a speech

Nick R Thomas - A Public Speaker's Blog

How to construct a logically-sequenced and effective short topical comedy routine for public speaking In my previous post I wrote about adding topical jokes to a speech or presentation. The routine was introduced after the part where I spoke about writing topical comedy for radio. routine. The routine went very well. Main Page

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Same topic, two different approaches

Speak Schmeak

Two speakers, same topic. Two presentations: same topic, but different outcome. The other speaker gets excited, gets angry, laughs.

Same topic, two different approaches

Speak Schmeak

Two speakers, same topic. Two presentations: same topic, but different outcome. The other speaker gets excited, gets angry, laughs.

Tough topics, tough audiences

Speak Schmeak

I came across the topic on two other public speaking blogs, so I decided to post a link to my own two cents. Read the article here.

Ideas for the weekly team meeting

The Presenter's Blog

It’s subjects meander through presenting, sales, e-commerce, customer services and all manner of behavioural and motivational topics.

What topics should I write more about?

Speak Schmeak

Please leave me a note in the comments about what public speaking-related topics you'd like to read more about.

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 250) – Seth Godin

Manner of Speaking

The topic of the talk isn’t you, the topic of the talk is the audience, and specifically, how they can use your … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers audience public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes Seth Godin

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Snowquester: Weather as bonding topic

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The sweet spot in bonding with strangers, neighbors, service providers, and even classmates and clients from decades ago has been the weather. 

How to speak on a Boring Topic | Public Speaking | Presentation Training

TJ Walker Interactive

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Public Speaking - Informative Speech Topics

Great Public Speaking

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There is no such thing as a dry topic

Speak Schmeak

I've heard from my clients who are engineers, finance people, doctors and scientists that their topics are dry and boring, that their audiences want tons of data, and that there's no way to make their presentations interesting. A topic is dry when the writer or speaker makes it that way. Download audio here. and more.

There is no such thing as a dry topic

Speak Schmeak

I've heard from my clients who are engineers, finance people, doctors and scientists that their topics are dry and boring, that their audiences want tons of data, and that there's no way to make their presentations interesting. A topic is dry when the writer or speaker makes it that way. Download audio here. and more.

Public Speaking: Speech Topics

Great Public Speaking

Talk only about what you know about and your credibility in your public speaking engagements will skyrocket. AmazingPublicSpeaking.com offers you a $5.00 30 day trial with over 350 public and professional speaking videos.

Toastmaster Friday: 5 Steps to Surviving Table Topics Successfully

Speak and Deliver

When I hear people talk about the hardest part of a Toastmasters meeting, the strong majority answer is Table Topics. is it?), but answer it.

Public Speaking: Fun Speech Topics

Great Public Speaking

9 ways to make your topic sound exciting…even when it’s not!

Kate's Voice

The other day, I attended a presentation at a two-hour “All-hands” meeting. There were 200 people in the room. There were 800 others listening or watching via IPTV. Most of the presenters went over time, and their presentations were full of data and slides that were hard to read. People were squirming in their chairs, [.].

What Happens When the Win Anyway Guy Loses? Part I

Speak and Deliver

I had qualified to represent my Division in both Table Topics (Impromptu Speaking) and the International Speech Contest. A perfect 8-0.

OT (off topic) Tiger Wins!

Speaking Of...

With darkness descending and victory riding on the final stroke of the tournament, Tiger Woods came from a five stroke deficit to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational: [link] Welcome back, Champ. Tiger Woods

Topical Debate Panelist Reveals All!

Nick R Thomas - A Public Speaker's Blog

A new kind of online speaker profile: The topic cloud

The Eloquent Woman

But Lanyrd's moving fast with new features, and now supports specific conference sessions as well as whole conferences.

Toastmasters Announces Speakers for 2016 Convention in Washington, D.C.

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Ten dynamic speakers will share their insights and expertise on a variety of topics. 17-20. We’re pleased to […].

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August's top 10 public speaking tips and topics

The Eloquent Woman

Just like footprints in the sand, these 10 posts left an impression with readers this month. When do women speakers need a tough skin? Want more?

How to approach a tough topic: 5 ways

The Eloquent Woman

And the definition of "tough topic" rests with you, the speaker. You may not like to speak in public. So how to plan and prepare?

Brainstorm Every Topic and Message for Your Speech | Public Speaking Training

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How do I know what messages and topics will be? | Public Speaking Training

TJ Walker Interactive

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You Must be Passionate About Your Speech Topic | Public Speaking Training

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What’s the best way to elaborate on an impromptu topic or question? Public Speaking

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How to create blog post topics and schedule posts

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

Before you write each blog post, you should clearly decide on your topic, which segment of your target market the post will appeal to and what problem or opportunity you will address. And your post should stay focused on the topic, segment and issue.

Quality Number Seven--Preparation of Topic

Speaking Of...

To carefully research a topic takes a natural curiosity and interest for the topic itself. Using a variety of resources enables you to see the topic from different viewpoints. Select a topic you care about, and the preparation phase will be like a treasure hunt, with new discoveries around each corner. That's OK.

How Will You Measure Success in 2013?

Speaker Launcher

Late last year I became involved with Dan Sullivan’s Strategic Coach program (even a coach needs a coach). Which one are you? So my goal? link].

Dinner with Gov. Rick Perry, Defense Sec. Leon Panetta, & DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Speak to Lead

Musings-On Topic & Off Gridiron Dinner Leon Panetta Lou Hampton off the record Patrick J Sloyan Rick PerrySaturday evening I dressed up in white tie and tails for an intimate dinner with Rick, Leon and Debbie.

D.C. - Freelance writing opportunity for transactional law topics

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

This help-wanted on Craigslist warns that the subject matter dealing with transactional law is complex.      Yet, it is seeking freelance writing help, not a full-timer.  Here are the details and how to apply.

3 talks, 3 topics, 3 towns - in one day?

Nick R Thomas - A Public Speaker's Blog

Off Topic--Remember and Support Your First Responders

Speaking Of...

In tribute to all first responders, and Dale Long, who died this week while transporting a patient. As the song says.'All All gave some, some gave all.' link].