PowerPoint Lessons at 30,000 Feet

DeFinis Communications

I was flying to Houston recently and sat next to a woman who was working on…you guessed it… her PowerPoint presentation. I even promised myself I was going to start earlier this time and make sure the PowerPoint was done well in advance so I could practice, but I ran out of time.”.

From the vault: Finding your voice as a speaker

The Eloquent Woman

But the only way to find out how you tell a story is to tell stories, your stories: the funny thing that happened at work, the coincidental meeting that led to a first date, how you got the idea to move to Houston. Details like these not only help you create a mood, persuade or advance a story, but also will set your speaking apart from others’ efforts. • Writers are urged early on to start “finding your voice” – I know, I started out as a writer–but I’m not sure that speakers are.

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Speak To Sell: 3 Ways To Convert Audience Members Into Clients

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Sullivan, President of Sullivan Speaker Services, has generated millions of dollars in speaking fees, book advances and ancilliary income for her clients. " Dr. Bill Kerley, Houston Texas 1997-98 President, Houston Chapter, NSA Personal Growth Strategies These choices drive all other decisions, so it pays to "measure twice and cut once."

How To Brand Yourself In The Workplace Vs. The Marketplace

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Sullivan, President of Sullivan Speaker Services, has generated millions of dollars in speaking fees, book advances and ancilliary income for her clients. " Dr. Bill Kerley, Houston Texas 1997-98 President, Houston Chapter, NSA Personal Growth Strategies Ready to get more income and clients from your speaking?

A woman among "The Great Debaters"

The Eloquent Woman

They went to Chicago, they did a tour with Fiske College to Pine Bluff, Ark, and to Houston, which was exciting for Henrietta because that's her hometown. Tolson's teaching and coaching of speakers may seem remarkable to us today, and not just for its societal advances, but its content.

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Who's on First:Selling Your Programs to Education Committees

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Sullivan, President of Sullivan Speaker Services, has generated millions of dollars in speaking fees, book advances and ancilliary income for her clients. " Dr. Bill Kerley, Houston Texas 1997-98 President, Houston Chapter, NSA Personal Growth Strategies Ready to get more income and clients from your speaking?

"Pay It Forward" or "Pay It Yourself?"

Speaking Of...

Given that, it is remarkable (and telling) how rapidly they have been advanced and accepted. The Atlantic Washington Post Houston Chronicle. The evidence is clear: the current system of financing postsecondary education in America fails to match the desire of its people or the needs of this ambitious nation.

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