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5 public speaking lessons from a Vitamix demo

Speak Schmeak

But first, I wanted to see the demo. I didn't catch the name of the young man doing the demo, so let's call him VitaMan. Well done.

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5 public speaking lessons from a Vitamix demo

Speak Schmeak

But first, I wanted to see the demo. I didn't catch the name of the young man doing the demo, so let's call him VitaMan. Well done.

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Famous Speech Friday: Julia Child's "The French Chef" cooking demos

The Eloquent Woman

Her lectern was a kitchen island, and, as you can see in the photo at right, she had a television crew at her feet while she spoke.

Create a quiz in PowerPoint:demo of Technique #7 from my e-book

PowerPoint Tips

Learn more about 101 Advanced Techniques Every PowerPoint User Should Know.

Need a Remote for Your Next PowerPoint Presentation? There’s an App for That

DeFinis Communications

I work with many people who give PowerPoint presentations. I go through remotes faster than infants outgrow clothes.

The Key Factor for Your Presentation’s Success

DeFinis Communications

Elegant Skills for Powerful Presentations Executive Speech Prep Northern California Public Speaker Public Speaking Speech technical demos

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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. It was, in a word, atrocious!

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Thursday Ratings: Rachel Maddow Wins The Day Among All Cable News Shows In Demo

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized Demo msnbc News Shows rachel maddow tatings tv wins

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Sanjay Gupta - Show, Don't Tell (Ebola Demo With Chocolate Sauce)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here is the demo. To max the impact of the demo, Gupta uses chocolate sauce. That captures all senses.

Want to Be a Better Public Speaker? Play with Your Kids

DeFinis Communications

Elegant Skills for Powerful Presentations Public Speaker Public Speaking technical demosThen the parents turned their attention to the kids.

The Power of Polished Technical Demos and Why I Love My Work

DeFinis Communications

AEs give demo presentations for a living and they have speaking and travel schedules to prove it. In the world of presentation skills the demo presentation stands alone. Tags: Presentation Skills Autodesk demo presentation presentation technical demos Autodesk, Inc. Their customers expect this of them. . Think Iron Chef.

Content Tips: How Much is Too Much?

DeFinis Communications

Tags: Technical Presentations content technical demos technical professionals

11 famous speeches by women in engineering & technology

The Eloquent Woman

Entrepreneur Cindy Wu used a 3-minute pitch at Y Combinator's Demo Days to net $1.2 She codes, cheerleads, and does much more. At just $3.99

Presentation Lessons from a Cooking Demonstration

Professionally Speaking...

Give Samples :: Of course the cooking demo lends itself to handing out samples of the food that's being prepared. More than you might think.

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5 new webinars in June! Get high-value training in presentation skills

PowerPoint Tips

I’ve planned an exciting structure that will give you solid training, demos and makeovers, and plenty of time to ask questions and get answers.

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Charli Jane Speaker Services - producing a demo video

You want to make sure you leave a lasting image on the minds of the hiring companies. They may not hire you immediately and it may be months down the road, but if you put together a professional and entertaining video clip that portrays you as an expert in your field, then they will remember you! 14 ways to make money when speaking for free!

Simon Morton speaks at the Outstanding Presentations Workshop

PowerPoint Tips

Two of the non-PowerPoint options Simon mentioned were doing a demo and writing on a flip chart. If this is what you want, please click here.

Karen Jacobsen: The GPS Girl

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

No member of the National Speakers Association speaks to as many people on a daily basis as does Karen Jacobsen. Oh Say Can You See? Accelerate!

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10 Ways a Contestant Can Add Value to their District

Speak and Deliver

Support Demo Meetings - your District is always trying to grow, and spread the goodness of Toastmasters to the world. Afraid they'll say no?

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9 tips to design presentations for webinars

PowerPoint Tips

Do a demo. By the word “design,” I mean both the visual design of the slides and the design of the content. Easier follow-up.

No projector? No problem. Use QR codes + SlideShare to share your slides

The Eloquent Woman

From the SlideShare blog, we learn how : First, upload your slides to SlideShare , the popular website for making slides easily available. Please do!

Never leave the playground: The key to a long, happy life

Presentation Zen

Below is a good, simple demo that introduces Stephen Jepson the public speaker and his key message. We grow old because we stop playing."

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Can audience introductions work?

Speak Schmeak

The topic was connecting regional food buyers with sellers, and the speaker was unveiling and demoing a site that will facilitate this process.

Make the product unique, not the packaging

Speak Schmeak

Hubby : "Your bottle is too tall for the shelf." Vendor : "Why don't you put it on the top shelf?" Can you change the size of the bottle?"

Steve Jobs: The Great Presenter

Duarte Blog

Many refer to Steve Jobs and the Great Inventor, but to me, he will always be the Great Presenter. We should all love what we make or do that much.

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When you have to submit slides early.

Speak Schmeak

Of course you can add content to your presentation, which you then deliver verbally and with handouts or additional visuals, demos or props.

How do you organize and structure your presentation content?

PowerPoint Tips

For example, Olivia did a short demo presentation that recommended lending money to a person in a developing country with In this demo, she answered the questions as follows: Why would you lend money to a person in a developing country? You can get her e-book with the planner here.). How does it work? Go ahead, try it!

Add pop-up text to explain a slide

PowerPoint Tips

Watch the demo! Sometimes you need to explain a specific area of a chart or diagram. One choice many presenters make is to use a laser pointer.

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The Most Unusual (and Amazing) Speech Preparation Story I’ve Ever Heard

DeFinis Communications

I just completed a week’s training with the faculty at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. This is my third year working with them, so we’re practically like family now. In labor with her son? Prepping for a speech while in labor was something I certainly never expected to hear from anyone. Talk about dedication!

Improve Your Presentation…One Bit at a Time

DeFinis Communications

I spent three days last week teaching our Technical Demo Presentation Skills program to a wonderful group of Application Engineers. In today’s world, touch points can include technical information, data, charts and graphs, pictures and images, demonstrations of concepts, or in the case of the technical demo, product functionality.

Miliband's naïvity of youth strikes again?

Max Atkinson

Watching this clip from his speech at yesterday's anti-cuts demonstration, I was reminded again of the naïvity of youth - and more than a little flabbergasted to hear him equating the demo with some rather more important movements from the past. It really got me wondering about his grasp on history.

Famous Speech Friday: Cindy Wu's Pitch at Y Combinator

The Eloquent Woman

The student-turned-innovator made people sit up and take lots of notice after her short pitch at Y Combinator's 2013 "Demo Day" brought in--yes--$1.2

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[Podcast] Accelerating Your Speaking Business with Kindra Hall

Speaker Launcher

21:46 Kindra discusses her most recent demo video. Kindra Hall has built her brand on storytelling. Listen Now! Or Watch Now! Want More?

Master the Camera to Expand Your Exposure

Pivotal Public Speaking

Your speaking, training and consulting career can be helped or hindered by how you come across on camera, whether it’s a media interview, your demo DVD or a YouTube segment. with Shawne Duperon. Video media exposure can expand your visibility exponentially to potential customers and powerfully cement your credibility — when you use it well!

Skype Training Services with TJ Walker, Media Training Worldwide

TJ Walker Interactive

If’ you’d like a free demo, please call me to set on up. Skype Training Services with TJ Walker, Media Training Worldwide. The training I am now doing with clients through skype is really taking off. Below are the specifics. Skype Training Services include the following. Session will include recorded mock interviews.

7 famous speeches from women with vocal verve in The Eloquent Woman Index

The Eloquent Woman

Listen to any of Julia Child''s cooking demos , and you''ll know exactly what it means to have a musical voice. Some speeches just seem to sing.

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Using video in a presentation: 7 steps to success

Max Atkinson

Over the last few days, I came across a couple of things that have prompted this post. SEVEN STEPS TO SUCCESS 1. To embed or to edit?

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How to promote deep processing and transform attitudes

PowerPoint Tips

A demo with a physical object is excellent where appropriate. What’s the use of lectures? The author refers to a researcher, D.A.

slideboxx: Slide management software

PowerPoint Tips

You can watch a demo. slideboxx (by Zinali) helps you find slides from PowerPoint presentations using keyword search. Charles Wolfus of Zinali sent me a free copy (that’s my disclosure statement!) and I’ve been using it ever since. It runs with PowerPoint 2000 through 2007. slideboxx opens and works in your browser.

Learning About Webinars

Communication Steroids

It’s called My Brainshark and it allows you to narrate slide shows, make a narrated photo album, post a video demo and more. Check it out!