Fact & fiction about body language 3: Do movement & gestures distract?

Max Atkinson

An hour or two ago, I was one of those interviewed on a BBC Radio 4 'Word of Mouth' programme on body language - which can now be heard (for the next 7 days) HERE. Thanks - and an apology to the BBC!

Fact & fiction about body language 1: Folded arms, defensiveness and the Mehrabian myth

Max Atkinson

I was interviewed recently for a BBC Radio 4 'Word of Mouth' programme on body language that's scheduled to be broadcast tomorrow. This, coupled with the fact that the main guest being advertised in the BBC's advance publicity is a body language expert, means that there's a fair chance that my position on the subject may not get as full a hearing as I'd like.

Fact & fiction about body language 2: Does it matter what you wear or where you stand?

Max Atkinson

This afternoon, I'll be appearing on a BBC Radio 4 'Word of Mouth' programme on body language. As the interview I did lasted for twice as long as the whole programme, it's inevitable that whatever I said will be heavily edited.

President Obama and Congressman Wilson - Missed Opportunities

Matt Eventoff

As advertisements for Dry Idea used to say, “Never let them see you sweat.&# The President earned the nickname “No Drama Obama&# due to his ability to never let anyone see him (figuratively) sweat. . I. “You lie!&#. With those two words, Congressman Joe Wilson (R-South Carolina) now might have the highest name identification in Congress. Those tw o words are not today’s topic - Congressman Wilson’s apology is. Crisis Communications 101 - Apologize!

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Fox News.com quotes Media Training Insider’s Mike Bako on Taco Bells media strategy

TJ Walker Interactive

Analysis Body Language CEOs/Financial Crisis Communications Media Training Press Room advertising blogging controversy fox news mike bako taco bellIt doesn’t matter if you are interviewed by a reporter for 5 minutes or 50 minutes the goal you should have is to get as many quotes and sound bites into a story as possible. Read more of Mike Bako’s quotes on Fox News.com here.

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The Clio Healthcare Awards 2011: Inside Communications with Mike Bako

TJ Walker Interactive

The CLIO Healthcare Awards is an extension of The CLIO Awards, one of the world’s most recognized awards competitions for advertising, design and communications, which celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2009. Analysis blogging Body Language celebrities CEOs/Financial Video clio awards karl vontz mike bakoKarl Vontz joins Mike Bako to discuss this years Clio Healthcare awards.

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Do you still believe these three public speaking myths?

Speaking about Presenting

You’ve most likely heard that 7% of your message comes from what you say, 38% from your tone of voice, and 55% from your body language. The public speaking world adopted this maxim from advertising. Advertisers face the challenge of distracting us from our busyness so that we’ll read their ads. Advertisers must grab attention first. These widely-believed public speaking myths put pressure on you to do things which are not necessary.

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Megyn Kelly's "Sunday Night" in Play - Will Alex Jones Interview Help or Hurt It

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

For example, JPMorgan Chase stated it will pull its advertising from the show. Those goes back to the polarization of Elvis Presley's erotic body language during his singing. Or it could be pulled by NBC because advertisers bailed, as they had with Bill O'Reilly.

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How to communicate social issues through art and parody

The Speaker Point

Art and performance… Have you seen Improv Everywhere, performance art commentary on advertising art… [link] [link] Alex Cequea Improv Everywhere, yes!

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UK Students Have Hands-On Experience with Capitalism

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the UK, reports Hannah Al-Othman in Buzzfeed , 1 in 10 students fund their education and a nicer than usual lifestyle with what is called "body work."

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10 Books for the 21st-Century Presenter, Storyteller

Presentation Zen

I received free advanced copies of three of the books below—Show & Tell, Body of Work, and Power Cues—but I think I would have recommended these books anyway, but who knows? Communicating as a Leader (Combining Voice and Body Language for Success) 6.

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The Perfect Jury…Doesn’t Exist

Matt Eventoff

Answers are great, questionnaire looks A+ (or B+ or B), fantastic body language and big, bright smiles. Is there such thing as a perfect juror, or jury? Can you, with any regularity, pick “gems” from the jury pool, resulting in a jury with all favorable jurors? It is a question that litigators and jury consultants struggle with every day.

UK Students Have Hands-On Experience with Capitalism

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the UK, reports Hannah Al-Othman in Buzzfeed , 1 in 10 students fund their education and a nicer than usual lifestyle with what is called "body work." " That usually takes the form of either rendering services to a Sugar Daddy they advertise for and/or participating in the clinical trials for drugs or medical procedures.   However, unlike Richard Branson and other brandname capitalists, they usually keep their body-work enterprises under wraps.

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UK Students Have Hands-On Experience with Capitalism

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In the UK, reports Hannah Al-Othman in Buzzfeed , 1 in 10 students fund their education and a nicer than usual lifestyle with what is called "body work." " That usually takes the form of either rendering services to a Sugar Daddy they advertise for and/or participating in the clinical trials for drugs or medical procedures.   However, unlike Richard Branson and other brandname capitalists, they usually keep their body-work enterprises under wraps.

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NY Times Claims Fox is Thinking of Dumping Glenn Beck « TJWALKER.

TJ Walker Interactive

The bigger problem for Beck is that advertisers are fleeing. News analyzed from a communication perspective.

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Don't You Want to Be Entertained?

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Categories Articles Body Language Coaching Communicating with Children Dealing with People Effective Emceeing (Tips!) Understanding this principle, it’s not surprising that manufacturers have paid millions of dollars to Marketing and Advertising agencies to create eye catching and entertaining advertisements in their quest for personal branding! Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS!

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Web Ink Now: Top ten tips for incredibly successful public speaking

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Be aware of body language. My friend Nick Morgan , author of Trust Me: Four Steps to Authenticity and Charisma says: "When words and body language are in conflict, body language wins every time." And your audience will always react to your body language instead of your words. All of your points are great, especially the ones about not using powerpoint as a crutch and body language.

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Do you waltz or polka for your audience?

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By creatively using facial expressions, hand motions, and body movements some are able to dance with grace and elegance across a stage. Your body language has power to invoke a level of energy and synergy to others.

Leadership Fatalities – 5 Mistakes a Leader Must Never Make! « The.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

Categories Articles Body Language Coaching Communicating with Children Dealing with People Effective Emceeing (Tips!) Think advertising and branding. volunteers who served as body guards to ensure the welfare of key “Old Guard&# members iii. Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS!

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Audience participation in public speaking

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For example we asked alternate tables to act out body language movements and the adjoining table had to guess what the body language meant.

How to Successfully Moderate a Conference Panel, A Comprehensive Guide " Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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On Stage Be a leader and know the impact of body language I’ve studied this a few times, when I moderate, the body language I give off will be echoed by the panelists. Insights from a concall with Warren Pickett of Ad:Tech ) Interaction gives life to a panel Listen in Watch the body language of the panelists, the one who wants to get a word in will be giving you non-verbal indicators, the audience will give off vibes of attention, boredom, or even disagreement.

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On the death of Margaret Thatcher: notes on the evolution of charismatic woman

Max Atkinson

When I wrote ''Our Masters'' Voices'' (1984), Margaret Thatcher was prime minister and looked well set to win at least one more term of office (and actually won two more).

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Five Ways to Speak Like Obama | BNET

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20)return;setTimeout(function(){f(o+1)},o Google StumbleUpon Newsvine Facebook LinkedIn Digg My Yahoo Technorati Reddit Print Recommend 100 Five Ways to Speak Like Obama by Sims Wyeth Tags: Body Language , Attention , Audience , Obama , Calmness , Barack Obama , Public Speaking , Leadership , Presentations , Speech Writing , Speech Giving , Sims Wyeth Now that weve got your attention, you should realize, of course, that you dont want to speak like Barack Obama.

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Make Better Presentations - The Anatomy of a Good Speech | chrisbrogan.com

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Are the tactics of transitions and slide deck fireworks any different than stepping away from a podium and introducing body language and proxemics to the presentation?

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