I want to see the speaker, not the coaching

Speak Schmeak

As a speaking coach, I always learn something from watching others present, and of course, I analyze everything about their approach to see what I can pass along to my community. About 80% of the speakers looked like they had been over-coached. What do I mean by over-coached?

2016 207

Coaching - Fewer Are Smirking

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Being coached has become the American Way. Some may smirk when reading that Manhattan parents hire professionals to coach their children for nursery school entrance interviews. But more simply know that hiring a coach is the smart thing to do for those wanting X or Y results.

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A Conversation with Jeff Davenport on Speechwriting, Screenwriting and Delivery Coaching

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Jeff serves as an executive speaker coach and senior content developer at Duarte, the well-known communication design and consulting firm based in Santa Clara, founded by Nancy Duarte.

2018 198

Help Wanted: Speech Coaches for Congress

Matt Eventoff

Tags: Uncategorized bourke cochran bourke cockran bourke cockran orator congress speech coach congressional communications coach congressional speech coach congressman cockran curt zoller help wanted speech coaches for congress michael mcmenamin political speech coach speech coach congressman speech coach in congress william bourke cockran winston churchill health care debate winston churchill orator

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Two-time Academy Award winner needs an acting coach?

Speak Schmeak

After the first season, she hired an acting coach. I got an acting coach, that’s the extent to which I was insecure, and I sat down with her and we watched every episode together. An acting coach worked with me and helped me understand my character better."

2017 191

Interview: Manuela Pauer – Life Coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Manuela Pauer, CPCC is a Certified Professional Coach and workshop leader. Manuela Pauer, CPCC is a Certified Professional Coach and workshop leader. Manuela completed her coach and leadership training at the Coaches Training Institute and her relationship systems training at the Center for Right Relationships. She also shares her insights into her role as a life coach and a simple but powerful tip to help people improve their self-esteem.

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How coaching gets me where I want to be

Speak Schmeak

I love having a coach! If you need to move forward, face your challenges and improve as a speaker, a coach can help you, too! A coach gives outside perspective. Your coach will give you the realistic, unbiased view of your presentation habits and style.

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Your Dog, The Speech Coach

DeFinis Communications

Whether or not dogs are man’s (and woman’s’) best friend they have certainly risen on the popularity scale recently. You see dogs everywhere you go from city streets, to office cubicles to airplanes not to mention dog parks and front yards. They are good companions and playmates and in some cases excellent emotional and physical support animals. But did you know that dogs can also be a great audience for your presentation rehearsal?

2017 100

Technology As Executive Coach

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Because they do, we need fewer $150 sessions with our executive or even our life coach.  Several weeks ago I did pony up the $150 to have the coach lead me through the thought processes of positioning and packaging those annoyances as a "so what."

Are you ready for coaching? Ask yourself these questions.

Speak Schmeak

Facing new demands on your public speaking skills and more visibility for your company, you've been thinking about pursuing public speaking coaching, but you're not sure if it's the right avenue for you. Here are some questions to ask yourself to determine if you're ready for coaching.

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Private coaching with me for just $88?

Speak Schmeak

have you grabbed your $88 laser coaching or home study program ? If so, you''ll want to take advantage of my 45-minute laser coaching special. This is not something I offer to the general public, by the way; my coaching packages start at 90 minutes for $397.

2013 151

Hear the sound of your self-esteem. Coach accordingly

The Presenter's Blog

Self-coaching can be one way to do this, but sometimes problems require the help of an external expert for true diagnosis. Professional coaching assists presenters at all stages of their careers, in the same way that my professional surveyor was able to help me.

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How is public speaking coaching like going to the dentist?

Speak Schmeak

Believe me, I know how resistant many of you are to seeking out public speaking coaching. By hiring a coach, you are acknowledging two things: 1. In fact, a friend of mine compared hiring a speaking coach to going to the dentist.

2013 224

Who hires a coach?

Speak Schmeak

I found a great post on Dr. Joan Curtis ' blog about why people hire coaches. Here's an excerpt: "You hire a coach because you know life offers more than you’re getting. You hire a coach because you know you cannot reach the peaks alone."

2007 130

New training and coaching opportunities for you!

Speak Schmeak

I want to update you on some of the new opportunities I'm offering for coaching and training. I've added a super-efficient new program to my coaching repertoire: E-coaching ! Happy Monday!

Coach 169

Interview: Alicia Berberich – parent / child coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

To hear what she told me about the ways she uses her business and executive skills when coaching families, and a simple tip on how parents can help their children, click on the podcast icon below. How many professional speakers do you know that go to work in their bathing suits? Well, that is exactly what Alicia Berberich does! Besides speaking to parents groups around the Bay Area, she teaches water aerobics at the San Francisco Presidio YMCA.

2013 158

"My Executive Coach Said."

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The phrase that stops pests, makes bad bosses/clients behave and opens doors to fresh opportunity is: "My Executive Coach Said." In this era of disruption, who doesn't need an executive coach to help steer toward wealth and away from egotistical meltdowns. Coaches cost.

LeBron, Decision #2…Speech Coach?

Matt Eventoff

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Why Everyone Needs A Coach with Alan Stein Jr.

Speaker Launcher

My guess is that one thing that most of them have in common, beyond extreme drive and talent, is that they all have some type of a coach. Whether it’s a business coach, life coach, accountability coach or other – quite often […]. The post Why Everyone Needs A Coach with Alan Stein Jr. My guess is that one thing that most of them have in common, beyond extreme drive and talent, is that they all have some type of a coach.

2018 42

Coach? Why, Yes I Am.

Speak and Deliver

No, Not THAT kind of Coach. Other than a small pitch to coach speaking contestants in the spring, I don't talk rates, programs, or coaching on Facebook or Twitter. One of my favorite phrases is "Physician, heal thyself" - in this case, I guess it is "Coach, coach yourself"!

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Coaching a coach for a best man's speech

The Eloquent Woman

He''s played a key role in their relationship, and he''d be a built-in speaker coach for the groom. In Peter''s preview post about the task, he notes the expectation that a speaker coach and speechwriter would deliver a spot-on speech.

2014 88

A Shocking Secret from a Speech Coach

DeFinis Communications

As a speech coach, I’m not surprised by this. Business Tips Confidence Building Examples of Powerful Speakers Eye Contact Famous Speakers Fear of Public Speaking Historical Speakers Political Speakers Speaking Tips Abe Lincoln Fear of public speaking speech coach Top speech coach

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20% off all coaching services in October!

Speak Schmeak

Regardless of how you feel about the name, you are invited to book any of my coaching services in October ( see this page ) at a 20% discount! Mention Talktoberfest when you contact me about coaching throughout the month of October to get the discount!

Are you ready for coaching? Ask yourself these questions.

Speak Schmeak

Facing new demands on your public speaking skills and more visibility for your company, you've been thinking about pursuing public speaking coaching, but you're not sure if it's the right avenue for you. Here are some questions to ask yourself to determine if you're ready for coaching.

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Interview: Madelyn Mackie – Career coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Career coaching Madelyn believes that life is too short to be unhappy, work at a job you hate and not make a difference. Madelyn Mackie is a Professional Development and Career Advancement expert. Having successfully navigated careers in biochemistry research, Tony Award winning theaters and major nonprofit agencies, she brings experience, motivation and step-by-step action plans that will Activate Your Career Dreams!

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How coaching gets me where I want to be

Speak Schmeak

I love having a coach! If you need to move forward, face your challenges and improve as a speaker, a coach can help you, too! A coach gives outside perspective. Your coach will give you the realistic, unbiased view of your presentation habits and style.

Coach 130

Speech Coaching to Simplify Your Job & Electrify Your Executives with Patricia Fripp

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The Silicon Valley Speechwriters Roundtable hosted Patricia Fripp for a webinar on ‘Speech Coaching to Simplify Your Job & Electrify Your Executives’ A full video recording of the event is available. Please ignore the terrible delay on my video which makes it seem as if I’m heavily medicated – there is no delay on Ms. […]. Public Speaking Speechwriting FrippVT Patricia Fripp

2015 185

Cup of Coffee Coaching: How to Hire the Right Speaking Coach the First Time

Speaker Launcher

In his speech, he warned the group that speakers should not hire a speaking coach, and they should beware of people preying on new speakers […]. The post Cup of Coffee Coaching: How to Hire the Right Speaking Coach the First Time appeared first on Jane Atkinson. Coaching Most Recent Post Speaking Business Strategy building a speaker business building a speaking business hiring a speaking coach Speaker Marketing speaking coach

Alan Stevens – The Media Coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

I caught up with Alan Stevens at the National Speakers Association Influence ‘11 Convention in Anaheim and asked him to demonstrate the hardware and software he carries with him on the road. He demonstrated the portable studio set-up he uses to create his web radio show. Watch this brief video where Alan demonstrates the set-up [.]. Podcasts Technology Alan Stevens audio recording National Speakers Association

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Presentation Tip: Get a Voice Coach

Professionally Speaking...

Enter the Voice Coach. There is no index of character so sure as the voice." Benjamin Disraeli According to Kate Peters , voice coach, singing performing artist and author , ".there's So if you suspect that you may have a limited range of pitch, get an assessment from a voice coach. Tags: Presentation Tips and Techniques Benjamin Disraeli business presentations Margaret Atwood Maya Angelou vocal problems voice coach

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How to Find the Right Speaking Coach For You

Presentation Guru

How on earth do you find the presentation coach you really need; the presentation coach who is going to really understand you and will help you be the presenter you always wanted to be?

2017 73

One-minute coaching session

Speak Schmeak

You're not supposed to coach, counsel or "therapize" your mate. One-minute coaching. However, I couldn't help myself yesterday when my husband told me that he hates it when people ask him where he went to college.

2008 130

New training and coaching opportunities for you!

Speak Schmeak

I want to update you on some of the new opportunities I'm offering for coaching and training. I've added a super-efficient new program to my coaching repertoire: E-coaching ! Happy Monday!

Coach 130

Serena Williams May Need New Coach - One for Aging Process

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

She may need a coach to guide her through the balancing act of both embracing and reducing the impacts of the aging process. Already, it's obvious that she needs a new tennis coach. In my coaching seasoned professionals, there is the common fear that they had peaked.

2018 52

Interview: Matt Upton - Wisdom Coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

As a professional speaker, writer, wisdom coach, and trainer Matt has conducted over 3000 presentations both throughout the United States as well internationally.

Coach 125

Why speaker coaches think you should spend more time preparing

The Eloquent Woman

Any speaker coach worth her salt will tell you that the one thing her speakers don't do enough of is practice. If I had a nickel for every time a client said that, I could quit coaching and live quite comfortably.

2017 86

Speech coaching

Joan Detz Speaker Services

In case you missed the Marketplace segment on speech coaching: [link

Speech Coaching for Startups and Senators, Pt I

Matt Eventoff

I spent an interesting(and frustrating) two days last week- the first watching a number of legislative hearings, and the second watching a number of presentations/pitches before venture capitalists and private equity groups. The similarity was striking, and there are.

Coach 126

Interview: Carrie Vawter-Yousfi – Mommy Coach

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Carrie Vawter-Yousfi, founder of Mommy’s Coach has unlocked the secret to successfully running a busy household, while ensuring plenty of quality time. Carrie Vawter-Yousfi, founder of Mommyrsquo;s Coach has unlocked the secret to successfully running a busy household, while ensuring plenty of quality time. She created her own business 5 years ago out of her struggle with motherhood and a Silicon Valley career.

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Speech Coaching

Speaking Of...

I'll help you discover what that is, and coach you in the best ways to make that message memorable. Coaching is not just for managers, executives, or the CEO. Coaching helps you make a better product! One of my coaching specialties is health care workers. I coach live in a workshop setting, and by phone or by using a web cam , in the comfort of your home. Tags: speaking coach presentations Marilyn Jess coaching presenting

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Public speaking coaching specials!

Speak Schmeak

Two offers today that you might enjoy: First of all, I'm offering a holiday special on public speaking coaching -- a coaching "snack" or appetizer -- if you'd like to get a taste of coaching but don't have the appetite for a full meal. I usually offer coaching to new clients only as a 3-session Introductory Package ; single sessions are unavailable until after completing the package. If you want to add two 1/2-hour coaching sessions , you can do that, too!

2008 100

eSpeech Coaching is Here

Executive Speech Coach

eSpeech Coaching - expert presentation coaching when you need it Good news for you if standing and speaking before a group is critical to your career or business success. Get guidance from an expert teacher or coach. The investment of money for speech coaching has suddenly shrunk to affordable size. Now you can receive executive level speech coaching at an incredibly affordable rate while you remain in the comfort of your office or home.

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Arkansas Fires Football Coach

TJ Walker Interactive

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