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

Matt Eventoff

Malala Yousafzai addressed the United Nations and delivered what can only be described as the best speech of 2013, as well as the most powerful address of this decade (so far.) July 12, 2013 was not only Malala Day.

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2 PowerPoint 2013 secrets

PowerPoint Tips

I just gave a webinar on upgrading to PowerPoint 2013, explaining all the new features and how to use them. But in PowerPoint 2013, you choose Insert> Online Pictures and get a dialog box instead. (It’s Do you have any secret PowerPoint 2013 tips?

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How to create a poster in PowerPoint 2013

PowerPoint Tips

Let’s create a couple of posters in PowerPoint 2013. Follow these steps: In PowerPoint 2013, click the Design tab. PowerPoint 2013 tip: A new feature lets you more easily make objects equidistant. Do you create posters for personal or business use?

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101 Top Tweets from the 2013 Ragan Speechwriters Conference

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The annual Ragan Speechwriters Conference was held March 20 – 22, 2013 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington DC. I was not able to attend this year, but, like anyone who has access to Twitter, I enjoyed following the conference virtually via the hashtag #raganspeech.

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Reorder objects in the Selection pane in PowerPoint 2013

PowerPoint Tips

In PowerPoint 2013, you can use the Select pane and simply drag objects where you want them. The post Reorder objects in the Selection pane in PowerPoint 2013 appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog. As you build a slide’s design, you may add a lot of objects to it.

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Where to find your voice in 2013

Kate's Voice

communication intention vocal delivery 2013 Expression public speaking tips vocal impactAs humans, we are passionately driven to communicate. We want to be heard. We want to be understood. But to be heard above all the noise of our culture, you must have a voice that others will listen to.

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Top 5 Business Trends in 2013: Your place, your voice

Kate's Voice

Recently, Forbes magazine published an article by Meghan Biro called 5 Trends Defining the World of Work and Leadership in 2013. In the article, Meghan points out that “Uncertainty has increased, not decreased this past year. The country does not have its financial house in order. People of all ages and skill levels are worried [.]. communication Practical application vocal image Expression public speaking tips Top 5 business trends

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How to zoom into a slide and choose another slide in Slide Show view–PowerPoint 2013

PowerPoint Tips

PowerPoint 2013 has a couple of new features for Slide Show view that let you: Zoom into a slide so you can see an area of the slide close up. The post How to zoom into a slide and choose another slide in Slide Show view–PowerPoint 2013 appeared first on PowerPoint Tips Blog. Delivery pan PowerPoint 2013 slide show view zoom Pan around the slide in that magnified view. See all of the slides and choose a slide to display.

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Memorial Day 2013

Speak and Deliver

Memorial Day, 2013. The President''s Speak. But it''s the soldiers who Deliver. Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial - photo by Rich Hopkins Remember. Normandy Memorial Day World War II

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How Will You Measure Success in 2013?

Speaker Launcher

Click Here To learn more…… Booking Speeches Most Recent Post booking speaking gigs Jane Atkinson measure success for speakers new speakers Speaker Marketing speaker success in 2013 speaking topics

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The Eloquent Woman's top 10 public speaking posts for 2013

The Eloquent Woman

It''s almost the end of 2013, another record-setting year for readership on The Eloquent Woman--and these are the posts that got us there. Thanks for learning along with me to make this 2013''s most-read post.

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Clear Communication: A Must-Have Job Skill in 2013

Manner of Speaking

I just came across a recent article by Ruth Mantell in the Wall Street Journal entitled Must-Have Job Skills in 2013. So, when it comes to your communication skills, keep improving and stay sharp; 2013 is just around the corner.

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Review of PowerPoint 2013–the beta of the next version of PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Everyone can now see what the next version of PowerPoint– Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 – will look like. PowerPoint 2013 adds guides to help you easily place objects equidistant from each other. Review PowerPoint 2013

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Speak & Deliver Day of Reckoning, 2013

Speak and Deliver

But progress is progress, and overall, 2013, in every way, was a dramatic improvement over any of the last 5 years. 2013 was a good year for me , as I started this post saying. Last year, I tried a new method to list my goals here in Speak & Deliver.

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2013's top 10 Famous Speech Friday posts on The Eloquent Woman

The Eloquent Woman

Here are the FSF posts that drew the most readers in 2013: 17 famous African-American women''s speeches was our first compilation post--and, far and away, the most popular FSF post of the year. If you missed them, our top 10 public speaking posts for 2013 were rounded up on Wednesday.

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PowerPoint 2013: New and (Mostly) Improved

Duarte Blog

Sometime in January, Microsoft is expected to release Office 2013, and with it, the latest and greatest version of PowerPoint. With PowerPoint 2013, Presenter Mode has been upgraded with a clean new aesthetic.

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Interview with Patrick Newell from TEDGlobal 2013

Presentation Zen

Last Friday I spoke via Skype with Patrick who was in Edinburgh, Scotland for TEDGlobal 2013 at the time. Any tips from Chris Anderson''s presentation seminar at TEDGlobal 2013? The TED organization provides many lessons in 21st-century presentation approaches.

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TJ Walker Show Jan 26, 2013

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10 Biggest Email Pet Peeves of 2013

SpeakerSue Says...

If you knew that a habit of yours annoyed people around you, would you continue doing the annoying behavior? Yes, I wish that was a rhetorical question!

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6 Tips for Getting a Communications Job in Silicon Valley

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The convocation speaker at the May 23, 2013 San Jose State University graduation ceremony for Communications, Journalism and PR students was René Shimada Siegel, the President and Founder of High Tech Connect.

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Graphic Recording at #illustraTED | Progress Enigma

Duarte Blog

Delivery Design Event Interview Video 2013 Dave Nguyen graphic recording Jonathan Valiente Progress Enigma synthesize TED TED 2013 visualized

How to Combine Multiple PowerPoint Presentations in PowerPoint 2013

SlideModel

In this tutorial we will show you how to combine multiple PowerPoint presentations in PowerPoint 2013. The post How to Combine Multiple PowerPoint Presentations in PowerPoint 2013 appeared first on SlideModel.

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Newpaper Reporter: Worst job for 2013

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  On the other hand, it's now ranked as the worst job for 2013 by Careercast.com, reports THE WALL STREET JOURNAL. On the one hand, no rational person messes with someone who buys ink by the gallon.    Newspaper reporters have unique power. 

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Prezi in PowerPoint? It’s called pptPlex!

PowerPoint Tips

I tested pptPlex in PowerPoint 2013. I didn’t get that in 2013. In PowerPoint 2010 and 2013, you can create sections by right-clicking in the left-hand pane and choosing Add Section. Did you know that Microsoft has a product that is similar to Prezi — sort of?

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Insights from Audiences: Results of the 2013 Annoying PowerPoint survey

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

I recently wrapped up my latest survey of audience members on what annoys them about PowerPoint presentations.

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Laughing All the Way to the Bank: Ways to Add Humor to Speeches

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

NSA/NC Meeting Report: Saturday January 12, 2013 Last Saturday the Northern California Chapter of the National Speakers Association hosted NSA National President Ron Culberson, MSW, CSP and Howard Putman, CSP, CPAE, former CEO, Southwest Airlines.

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December 26, 2013: We made it through Christmas, this year through Facebook

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

All of us on our Facebook network made it to this morning, December 26, 2013.

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Pennsylvania 2013 Blue Ribbon Schools

Speaking Of...

Pennsylvania 2013 Blue Ribbon Schools [link] Bart-Colerain Elementary School 1336 Noble Road Christiana , PA 17509-9768 Phone: (717) 529-2181 Principal: Mrs. Sandra Haines School District: Solanco School District Fort Couch Middle School 515 Fort Couch Road Upper St.

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UK Business Communicator of the Year, 2013

Max Atkinson

This can be presented at the winner’s convenience but we do encourage the winner to receive the award at one of our conferences (London 16 May, Brussels 20 September 2013). The Winner 2013 Most of the business news we’re hearing is gloomy and dispiriting.

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TJ Walker Show Jan 16, 2013

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"Carrie" - Why the film doesn't resonate in 2013

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The withdrawn, bullied teenage girl Carrie would have been in therapy and likely in a foster home until her mother got her parenting skills together.

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Collaborate on a PowerPoint file by inserting comments

PowerPoint Tips

I did this in PowerPoint 2013; it looks a little different in earlier versions.). In PowerPoint 2013, the Comments taskpane opens on the right. In PowerPoint 2013, you can use either the ribbon or the taskpane.

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13 great books to help you succeed, create, & communicate better in 2013

Presentation Zen

Recently I read legendary filmmaker Akira Kurosawa's autobiography. One of the many things from his book that resonated with me was his strong belief that voracious reading was a key to his creativity. I've forgotten who it was that said creation is memory," kurosawa said. "My

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TJ Walker Show Jan 31, 2013

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TJ Walker Show Jan 29, 2013

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TJ Walker Show Jan 28, 2013

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TJ Walker Show Jan 24, 2013

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TJ Walker Show Jan 23, 2013

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TJ Walker Show Jan 22, 2013

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TJ Walker Show Jan 18, 2013

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