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The Tale of Two Trips

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Choice coronavirus Covid-19 Fear Inspiration Motivation Pain Travel

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What You Must Know in an Almost Post Quarantine World

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2020 69

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Why You Should Pay Someone to Coach You in the Toastmasters Int'l Speech Contest

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My First Thought? You probably shouldn't. I mean, c'mon, it's just some trophies in a contest determined in a completely subjective manner, and there are a ton of people around in your club and district who will give you totally free advice. But Let's Go Deeper.Not So Good, Good, Great!

2020 83

Stories That Stick

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Every now and again, I get asked to review an advance copy of a speaking related book - something I enjoy doing immensely. Such is the case today.

2019 94

Breaking Up With the Coronavirus

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Business coronavirus Inspiration Motivation Sales

2020 72

Can You WinAnyway in the Coronavirus Crisis

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2020 62

Don't Look Toward the Future!

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What are you looking at? The Past? The Future? or Right NOW? 2020 Dieting Inspiration Motivation Planning

2019 64

Are You Stopping Short?

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Are you stopping yourself, getting stopped, or letting yourself get stopped? Check out my website at RichHopkins.com Be sure to share this podcast with your friends - and leave a review!

2020 59

Is It Still OK to Celebrate Anyway?

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You've been taught your whole life to be humble - and that is holding you back. Check out my website at RichHopkins.com Be sure to share this podcast with your friends - and leave a review!

2020 59

50 Weeks Left

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Yes, it took me two weeks to finally podcast in 2020 - but I've been busy! link]. 2020 Coaching Keynotes Motivation New Year Presentations Speaking

2020 59

Do Your Goals Support Your Message?

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Do you even HAVE a message? Consciously? That you live to embody? Alignment Goals Inspiration Message Motivation

2020 55

Root for Greatness!

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Who are you rooting for? 49ers Chiefs Greatness Inspiration Motivation Super Bowl

2020 55

Are You Where You're Supposed To Be?

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Inspiration Motivation Results Sales

2019 62

Inventory is Inspiring

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You've done more than you thought, and you can DO more than you think. Author Inspiration Keynote Speaker Motivation TEDx Toastmasters

2020 55

Need a Conference Speaker?

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Refreshing my testimonials. Keynote Speaker Motivational Speaker Speaker Toastmasters

Conviction Counts!

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2019 59

Day 14 Live Video of the 51 Day Challenge

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2019 59

Speak and Deliver - Untitled Article

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Took a few days, but the 100th Win Anyway Podcast is officially available - also on Spreaker, Stitcher, & iTunes

Too Many Goals?

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Goals

2019 59

51 Day Challenge

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I started a 51 Day Challenge.yesterday. A lot of things I want to do - including getting this blog up and going again. Tomorrow I'll share a bit more, but today, if you haven't listened already, here's my podcast episode to get you pumped up and inspired about your own end of the year ideas!

2019 59

Your Best Foot Forward

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2019 55

Kawhi Knows What You Should Know

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2019 55

You Should Be Doing This Every Day.

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Habits Marketing Motivation Sales

2019 55

How Do You Prove Your Credibility to Your Audience?

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2019 70

I've Been Doing it Wrong - And I Bet You Have Too!

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Day 27 - or is it 28 - of the #WinAnyway Challenge - and I've had an epiphany. Challenges Goals Inspiration Motivation Success Victory WinAnyway

2019 55

Managing the Battle of Your Internal vs External Whys

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Daylight Saving Time DST Inspiration Motivation Self-Esteem Success What's Your Why Why

2019 55

Don't Let the Last Time You Say Something.

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Be the Last Time You Say Something

2019 55

The Old Way of Speaking is Dead

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Bill Gove Make a Point Speaking Starfish Story Storytelling

2019 55

Who Believes in You?

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2019 55

What Shouldn't You Be Doing?

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and what should you do instead

2019 55

Can Focus Be Financially Fatal?

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Day 3 of the previously advertised 51 Day Challenge. My outcomes, and today's podcast, are below

Gimmicks in Speaking - in Toastmasters and Real-Life

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What's a gimmick? It's a lot of things - from loss leaders to crazy attention getters to outright attempts at misdirection used by marketers to bring people into their message, and hopefully put their products into their hands while they take the money out of those same hands.

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Why Women Almost Never Win the World Championship of Public Speaking

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"Image copyright 2015 Angie Key as Keyframe Photography, used with permission." How's that for a charged title?

2015 107

My next LIVE Online Appearance.

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A Note to the Losers in the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

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Yeah, congratulations and all to 2015 World Champion Mohammed Qahtani. I was watching here in my office in Colorado as you literally smoked the competition. But this post is for the rest of you. The losers.

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10 Ways a Contestant Can Add Value to their District

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Recently in the Toastmasters Official Facebook group , the topic of a International contestant's value to Toastmasters, or rather 'lack thereof' came up.

2015 101

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Are you choosing Silence over Life

2019 43

2016 World Championship of Public Speaking - A Serial Contestant's Perspective

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I mentioned on Facebook that I would 'be writing a blogpost about the World Championship' - even though I haven't blogged, apparently, since April. A few people actually asked me to tell them when I posted it. Therefore, I better write it. First - a couple of caveats: 1.

2016 83

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

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A few weeks ago, I wrote about ''Speechwriting in Reverse'' as a solution to Writer''s Block. In a nutshell, it means Speak, Record, Transcribe. That doesn''t work for everyone, though, and we don''t always like to have just one solution, so I promised more to come. Here we go: 1.

Toastmasters Friday: What Makes A Champion? - Guest Post by Sharookh Daroowala

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In the first of what should be many guest blog posts in 2016, Sharookh Daroowala Gives us both a formula for the international speech contest and an analysis of last year's event. As a Finalist in the Championship in 2014 - he should know!

2016 87

Shatter Your Writer's Block Pt I: Speechwriting in Reverse

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I don''t know what to write! You''ll have to Google James Caan/Misery to find out what he''s actually typing. A common malady among writers, it is a shared obstacle between writers of prose and writers of oratory.

Levels of Credibility & the Big Lie for Speakers

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Credibility - it''s a quality every speaker must have. Credibility can help us believe in ourselves. Credibility can help other believe in us. The fear of not having Credibility can stop us from speaking altogether. Are you Credible?

2015 95

5 Ways to Approach Conflict (without ending up with a Kryptonite spear in your chest)

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The big movie at the moment is Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Huge opening. Lousy reviews. Great movie - but I'm biased.

2016 81