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The range and types of speakers is very vast, and their incomes range from the millions to nothing (with most people closer to the “nothing” side). Return to top of page Copyright © 2011 · Genesis Framework by StudioPress · WordPress · Log in

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PowerPoint has photos again! And a lot more…

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Be aware that most online pictures are copyrighted and not legal for you to use, although Bing does try to find legal pictures for you. These types of images are hard to find, so they’re a treasure.

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2 reasons and 5 easy steps to convert a PowerPoint presentation to EXE

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Copyright protection: Make sure no one changes your work. However, this is not the only way to protect your copyright: we’ll demonstrate other simple methods later in this article. You can protect your copyright in various ways. Type in the desired Password , then enter it once again in the Confirm password field. This is a guest post by Brian Tarr of iSpring.

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Office Clip Art gallery is going away

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It adds: Bing Image Search uses a copyright filter based on the Creative Commons licensing system. Moreover, you need to verify the type of CC license — most of you will need one that allows editing and commercial use. According to the Microsoft Office blog , the Office Clip Art gallery is going away. I’m very upset by this, because I use its photos daily.

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What’s your design style?

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Mix & match typography: Many types of fonts, text in shapes, text is the graphic. For copyright reasons and to provide you with a quick link, the examples are websites, not presentations.) Connie Malamed is an instructional designer and author. I attended a session of hers at the Presentation Summit conference and wanted to share her insights into design styles with you. Discover more of her insights at her webiste, The eLearning Coach. What’s your style?

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Book Review: Confessions of a Public Speaker

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If he says he’s a public speaker, they think he’s an awful motivational-speaker type, and if he says he’s a “freelance thinker,” his most accurate title, then people will think he’s unemployed. Return to top of page Copyright © 2011 · Genesis Framework by StudioPress · WordPress · Log in

Speaker Profile: Seth Braun

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What type of technology do you use for your presentations? Return to top of page Copyright © 2011 · Genesis Framework by StudioPress · WordPress · Log inApril 12, 2011 Posts Comments The Speaker Point Helping you master public speaking and communication skills Home Delivery Speech Analysis Making Money Preparation Reviews About Speaker Profile: Seth Braun April 1, 2011 By Alex Cequea View Comments Who are you? Seth Braun What do you do?

2011 146

Yes Checklist: what to discuss when and editor says yes to your article idea

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Work out the number of words per column inch with your editor as the number varies from publication to publication, depending on the type size and the width of the column.) Since the development of the Worldwide Web, copyright has become an issue. Never sell copyright or moral rights, however. More on copyright and moral rights coming in the chapter on copyright and other business issues.)Contract.

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If you are a presenter you MUST watch this company: Prezi (new features just released) — Scobleizer

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

link] The Transfer Station you absolutely need a framework and defined content with a linear path to track along – but nothing ever goes 100% to plan – this seems a great way to allow for alternate paths thru the content, I suppose a likely pitfall is that too-creative types giving presentations can too easily be pulled off track.

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What to do if You're Stumped for Ideas | Communication Steroids

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For instance, if you go to ezinearticles.com and type in your topic, you’ll get a page full of article titles. Titles are copyrighted, only content. It’s like pop songs: you can copyright a song, but not a title.

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4 Skills We Can Learn From Obama's Speech

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link] iphone five review Will there be any type of update from the iPhone 4 to apple iphone five any time it will come out? Return to top of page Copyright © 2011 · Genesis Framework by StudioPress · WordPress · Log in

2011 100

11 Deadly Presentation Sins - Rob Biesenbach: Book 30 of 52 in 52

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If you don''t have time to read Presentation Zen, this chapter hits the high point of that and most other books on the subjects, and includes some great resources for finding usable pictures for your presentations while still adhering to copyright law. Sin #8: No Audience Interaction - covers all types of audience interaction, including some I''m not always open to as an audience member.

2014 68

Public Speaking: Background Music

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This is very subjective, but not usually too critical unless you're the type who would play loud rock music at a retirement home. BIG WARNING: DO NOT PLAY COPYRIGHTED MUSIC WITHOUT THE PROPER LICENSING OR YOU WILL BE SORRY. If you want to use copyrighted music, make sure you tell your meeting planner. HOW TO GET LICENSING If you are doing your own public seminars and you want to use copyrighted music, you must obtain your own license.

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Public Speaking : BACKGROUND MUSIC

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This is very subjective, but not usually too critical unless you're the type who would play loud rock music at a retirement home. BIG WARNING: DO NOT PLAY COPYRIGHTED MUSIC WITHOUT THE PROPER LICENSING OR YOU WILL BE SORRY. If you want to use copyrighted music, make sure you tell your meeting planner. HOW TO GET LICENSING If you are doing your own public seminars and you want to use copyrighted music, you must obtain your own license.

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Is Your Company Socially Engaged?

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And as a business, it has a unique advantage over many other types of businesses: a real one-to-one connection with their audience. management skills Media Mentoring Networking newspaper Online Communication Podcast Productivity Public Relations Public speaking Review Sales Presentations Social Media Speech Writing Team Presentations Traditional media Transition Uncategorized Video Webinar Written Communication Search Copyright © 2011 Communication Steroids.

Public Speaking: Background Music

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This is very subjective, but not usually too critical unless you're the type who would play loud rock music at a retirement home. BIG WARNING: DO NOT PLAY COPYRIGHTED MUSIC WITHOUT THE PROPER LICENSING OR YOU WILL BE SORRY. Background music playing when participants enter a room is a great way to set the mood for a NO ZZZZZs meeting or event. It also makes you look like a more polished presenter.

PowerPoint Tip - Beyond Templates

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This type of graphical cueing can increase the engagement of your audience. In a handout master, you can set the header, footer, copyright notice, and page number. Many of you will be familiar with the idea of using a template to give your slides a common look. A Master Slide sets the background color, text colors and fonts and any branding on the slide. This way, every slide has a consistent look and the audience is not distracted by changing slide appearances.

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How to Give a Good Media Interview | Communication Steroids

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If you haven’t given interviews of this type, or if you’ve only done a few and went away wondering ‘what happened there – and how can I do better?’

2010 40

PowerPoint Tip: Distributing your presentation in PDF format

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Then, in Acrobat, use the Add Headers and Footers feature to add page numbers, copyright information and any other text you want to each and every page. You can use the Attach a File feature in Acrobat to attach pretty much any type of file as part of the PDF file. More and more presentations or handouts are being distributed in PDF format so that they can be viewed on any system and look the same.

Marketing Through Speaking Engagements - Nolo's Legal Marketing Blawg

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Identifying your target audience Before organizing a speaking engagement, decide what types of clients you want to target. You should also use Microsofts PowerPoint software or some type of supporting materials during your talk. Onecaveat: Be sure to take the time to stamp a copyright notice on yourmaterials. A copyright notice should prevent the most blatantabuses at the very least.

Deliver a Presentation like Steve Jobs - BusinessWeek

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2009 52

Charli Jane Speaker Services: What is a Landing Page

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However, a squeeze page is usually a smaller type of landing page, which usually has an opt-in form in sight when the page loads. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Charli Jane Speaker Services - producing a demo video

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Positioning/Promoting Your Book: That Online Video Trailer

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  Instead of being a competitive advantage, it's morphed into a type of union card for the professional, creative, and technical industries.    Yes, Schwartz handles the technology, pacing, key text, selection of photos, and copyright for the music.  "About 90% of your book's success is how effectively you position and promote it." " That's what I warn prospects investigating my ghostwriting services. 

Charli Jane Speaker Services - speaker representation

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Before committing yourself to either one, make sure you are well informed on what they will provide you as a speaker, and which type of representation will benefit you the most. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

How to get zero cost publicity for your business

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Before we get into the different types of publicity out there, it would help if we knew what we were talking about. Deciding on the type of media is as important as knowing about your product and your customers. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

8 things I learnt about using twitter as a participation tool : Speaking about Presenting

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Then you simply create your hashtag by typing a hash symbol in front of your chosen tag. While I couldn’t hear the presentation, I found myself retaining more information because I was typing the information and retweeting when I thought it was worth everyone hearing again (including those that follow me but were not there.) They were following our tweetchat but not typing.

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ION Digital " Blog Archive " How Speakers Can Manage Twitter- and Live to Talk About it

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As usual, it’s starting with the tech savvy types who are itching to join what they see as a public “conversation.” The more voices, the merrier (see a recent post in the Pistachio blog). Portfolio | Contact Us Home About Archive ION Website Search: ION Digital Covering the New World of Business Communications How Speakers Can Manage Twitter- and Live to Talk About it April 2nd, 2009 photo by Sean Dreilinger Pretend you’re a speaker approaching the stage at a big conference.

Charli Jane Speaker Services: Do I really need an ezine? by Wendi J McNeill

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One last tip: If you really want to get an idea of how to create an ezine and what kind of content to add then search the internet for publishers or other speakers you admire or have the same type of expertise as you and sign up for their ezine, read it, examine it and if you like it then use the format to model your own  with your own content of course. MEMBERS LOGIN Home SPEAKER SERVICES Speaker Services Get Found Now!

Do you waltz or polka for your audience?

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An example of types of audiences that you perform for may include a group of senior citizens or a gathering of occupational therapists  you must consider the pace you choose. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Let's Talk Perspective

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If youre the type who works things out and gets clarity by talking it out with someone then seek them outpreferably someone who usually sees things differently from you and whom you trust. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMattiMEMBERS LOGIN Home SPEAKER SERVICES Speaker Services Get Found Now!

Intellectual Property Guidelines

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If you utilize any type of intellectual property that is not your own, get permission from the owner. Sometimes the owner may require you to use a more formal notice, including for example, a copyright notice.

The ultimate presentation practice: the murder board

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Colleagues role-play the audience, asking the type of questions his specific group is likely to ask. They ask tough, realistic questions--the type of questions their students are asking. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti.

Networking Success

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What type of companies or people do you normally work with? Are you aware of (something happening within your mutual business type or their industry)? If I know someone looking for your type of services, then I would know whom to refer them to. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Everything I Know About Presentations, I Learned in Theatre School

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As a writer, I often get sent PowerPoint presentations from marketing types who see them as a source of information, but they are nearly always empty of meaning. Gregg Taylor December 1st, 2007 8:39 pm Before giving a speech–or before an important conversation or meeting–I listen to a Books-on-Tape type audiotape or CD of a novel, play, or poetry, sometimes while I am driving to the site beforehand.

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Charli Jane Speaker Services: 14 Profitable Ways to Use Autore

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Distribute free reports : This gives your visitor an idea of the type of information you can provide and the quality of your product or service. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Make Money Doing Free Speaking Engagements

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If you offer any type of mentoring program, this can be very lucrative. If you havent implemented any type of mentoring program into your business you may want to think about doing so! Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

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Content Meets Delivery.The Art of Capturing Attention

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That must not look away because we might miss something type of attitude. Identifying factors such as types of careers represented, level of management responsibility, gender, age, and other pertinent information will help you build a program which is relevant and focused. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

Top 20 Seminar Scams and How to Avoid Them

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If you fall for these types of schemes no matter how good they sound, you may as well go ahead and apply for the old “make money stuffing envelopes from home” scam. Many large companies are even ignoring their copyright violations uncovered on YouTube knowing that they’ll get more favorable publicity by looking the other way instead of crushing a fan with the threat of a lawsuit. Keep in mind I’m in no way advocating copyright violations.

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How to Change the World: The 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint

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At least, I wonder this when I read info-type articles. Copyright Notice ©2006-2008 Guy Kawasaki All Rights Reserved OptimizationHow to Change the World A practical blog for impractical people. « A Brief History of Mine | Main | Resolution Assistance » December 30, 2005 The 10/20/30 Rule of PowerPoint I suffer from something called Ménière’s disease—don’t worry, you cannot get it from reading my blog.

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Audience participation in public speaking

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The characters were all the challenging types of delegate you can get on training courses  the joker, the griper, the dinosaur etc. Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti

SEOmoz | Presentation Skills for SEO

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Apparently, there are four types of people that make up an audience. Calender dates SEO Presentation SEO Conferences share your SEO knowlege for FREE More Related Q&A Share SEOmoz Badges SEOmoz Partners Services Blog Guides Tools PRO Content Community YOUmoz Marketplace Affiliate Program Our Clients Company About Contact Store Our Services Copyright © 1996-2009 SEOmoz. Login Email Password Remember? Register Go PRO SEOmoz.org looking for talent!

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Public Speaking and PresentingPublic speaking and presenting: making this your best year ever!

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Is that the type of presenter you want to become? Back to top Bookmark page | Recommend us | Policies & terms | Contact us  Copyright 2003-2008 Charli Jane Speaker Services | Web design by eMatti.