A PowerPoint 'weather bomb' presentation!!!

Max Atkinson

What is a weather ''bomb''? But with newspapers predicting a UK weather ''bomb'' for the second year running, what does the term actually mean? But with newspapers predicting a UK weather ''bomb'' for the second year running, what does the term actually mean? _ The above (word for word) appears on today''s BBC website. To watch the presentation, click on "What is a weather ''bomb''".

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Speaking Rules Shot Down with Stand Up Comedy – How to Survive.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

An entertaining one too as my good friend and fellow speaker bombed on stage! Heck, it was the first time I ever saw him bombed! But as speakers, we understood the value of bombing, in addition to the appreciating the experience (both good and bad) of speaking on stage. With (or without… I can’t remember anymore) we decided to seat ourselves near the door just in case he bombed incessantly on stage! Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS!

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Podcast: Swearing Up a Storm

Communication Steroids

What if your boss is dropping f-bombs like crazy? Podcast: Swearin' Up a Storm [13:23m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → management skills , Podcast One Comment Paul Castain permalink You had me at the first F Bomb I had a blast listening to this and wish I could have been there with you to add some “NY style&# profanity to the mix.

The Incomparable Carl Sagan: Scientist & Presenter Extraordinaire

Presentation Zen

Enough for a single bomb to destroy an entire block. All the bombs used in World War II, Sagan says, amounted to two megatons of TNT or the equivalent of a hundred thousand "blockbuster" bombs. Then Sagan drops a bomb of his own: "Today, two megatons is the equivalent of a single thermonuclear bomb—one bomb with the destructive force of the second world war.". Also available on the The Smithsonian/NASA Astrophysics Data System website here.

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Delivering Unforgettable Presentations with Darren LaCroix

Speaker Launcher

Getting back up after you bomb. Podcast Resources: Darren’s website: [link]. Do you feel that your keynote is flawless as it is, or could it use a little work? We are of the mindset that you should always be working on your craft and improving your presentation.

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TED Talk falls flat, finds new life as animated presentation

Presentation Zen

The talk, however, was rated too low by the TED audience for it to appear on the TED website. However on the day, they bombed." Why did they bomb? Chris Anderson posted a great piece on the TED blog today entitled "Why this might just be the most significant TED Talk ever posted." In this post, the TED curator features an animated version of a 2012 TED talk presented by psychologist Steven Pinker and the philosopher Rebecca Newberger Goldstein.

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Conference season competition results

Max Atkinson

Prizewinners: To receive your prize, please email your postal address address via 'my complete profile' on the left or contact page on the Atkinson Communications website. Tories 'Bomb Middle England' - by Banksy Delayed applause, poor speech writing & delivery strike again in Osborne's speech Delayed applause for Cameron's government - from the Conservatives!

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How To Make Money With Public Speaking

Great Public Speaking

Also, unless you have a proven track record, a speakers bureau will be afraid to put you in front of one of their clients because if you bomb they could lose many more bookings from the same client. Now I do lots of public seminars because I can promote them at no cost through my website and email magazine. SELL YOUR KNOWLEDGE This is my overriding principle that came from years of hard knocks trying to get people to hire me to speak.

Top Ten Ways to Make Money Speaking

Great Public Speaking

Also, unless you have a proven track record, a speakers bureau will be afraid to put you in front of one of their clients because if you bomb, they could lose many more bookings from the same client. Now I do lots of public seminars because I can promote them at no cost through my website and email magazine. SELL YOUR KNOWLEDGE This is my overriding principle that came from years of hard knocks trying to get people to hire me to speak.

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Ego Food: Want to be a better speaker?

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If you end early, take a question or two, or let them leave, if you have nothing else to say or have bombed. 19) You -will- bomb, and hard. Free podcasts and articles related to presentation skills on my website. Ego Food Healthy, organic food for Chris DiBonas ego, so it can grow up big and strong. Blog Archive ▼ 2009 (3) ▼ Mar (1) Want to be a better speaker?

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Everything I Know About Presentations, I Learned in Theatre School

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This is dangerous, because there’s nothing worse than a joke (or a joker) that bombs on-stage. My presentation consulting firm lists other presentation resources on our website.

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How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

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But isn’t it better to get that feedback in real-time when you can do something to retrieve the situation - than wait till you read the evaluation sheets a few days after the conference - and find that you bombed? Are you familiar with this article on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s website, “Rules of engagement for the social media set&# ? Pistachio Micro sharing. Macro results. HOME TOUCHBASE BLOG Your Suggestions? SERVICES Market Engagement Enterprise 2.0

Rhetoric & imagery in Obama's victory speech

Max Atkinson

It hasn't been posted on their website, probably because the layout with red circles around lines from the speech linked to the notes caused problems in creating a readable web page. When the bombs fell on our harbour and tyranny threatened the world, she was there to witness a generation rise to greatness and a democracy was saved. The Independent on Sunday asked me to annotate Barack Obama’s victory speech last week, the results of which were published on 9th November.

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Rowan Williams: Emperor, Archbishop or Cambridge academic with no clothes?

Max Atkinson

Full text as posted on the Archbishop of Canterbury's website : Easter Sermon Archbishop Rowan Williams Canterbury Cathedral Sunday 8th April 2012 It just might be the case that the high watermark of aggressive polemic against religious faith has been passed.