New free downloads

Speak Schmeak

I've added two new downloads to my resource page , both based on blog posts that I decided to turn into handouts. One is on microphone handling , and the other is on practicing public speaking at work. Check 'em out here !

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Audio: Practical Social Networking - Introduction

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Here's an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Introduction

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Here's an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Sponsored Content - 4 Best Practices

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Whether you collaborate with editorial or approach this as a DIY, here are 4 best practices. Here is a complimentary backgrounder on sponsored content:  Download SponsoredContentbackgrounder.

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Audio: Practical Social Networking - Introduction

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Here's an edited audio track from the first of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Podcasting and YouTube

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the fourth of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the fourth of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Podcasting and YouTube

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the fourth of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the fourth of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the second of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the second of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Websites and Blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the third of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the third of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the second of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the second of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Websites and Blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the third of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the third of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Websites and Blogging

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the third of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the third of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - LinkedIn and Facebook

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the second of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the second of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

Audio: Practical Social Networking - Twitter and Integrating Social Networks

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Here’s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. Herersquo;s an edited audio track from the final one of the five webinars on Practical Social Networking that Jim Carrillo and I hosted in September. A full set of webinar recordings which include all the information shown onscreen is available from the Practical Social Networking website.

More on e-books: Walt Thiessen's THE MONEY SUCKERS has been downloaded 20,000 times

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

   That's why authors of e-Books, which usually can be downloaded free, are attracting such attention.    You can download it here.  Expert on economics, monetary policy and banking practice, Walt Thiessen published e-Novel THE MONEY SUCKERS.    So far it's had more than 20,000 downloads.    JG: Your book is being downloaded, over and over again. 

10 Reasons to Practice Active Listening | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter Home About Contact Us Current Programs Inner Circle Newsletter Products 20 Presentation Skills That Kill: Audio CDSeminar Social Media and Public Relations: Audio Task Oriented Teams: Audio CDSeminar What We Do 10 Reasons to Practice Active Listening by Tim 'Gonzo' Gordon on February 28, 2010 If you listen to our podcasts now and then, Roger and I will bring up ‘active listening’ as one of the most important aspects of communication.

How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation.

Executive Speech Coach

Wednesday, January 05, 2011 How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation - audio class Questions, Comments and Feedback from the Jan 6 Audio Class If you listened to the live broadcast or downloaded the recording - you can post your questions here. Practical tips to help you deliver more effective.

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How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation in.

Executive Speech Coach

Wednesday, December 29, 2010 How to Write, Structure & Prepare a More Effective Presentation in Half the Time Listen in to this Free Audio Class on January 6, 2010 If you can not attend the class you can download a free recording - as long as you register before the class. Practical tips to help you deliver more effective.

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Fear isn't the reason you avoid speaking.

Speak Schmeak

I try to expand my comfort zone by practicing the moves over and over again. He practices. The more you practice, the more you put yourself into the situation that scares you, the more comfortable you become. He practices because he likes doing it. Not Alex Honnold.

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A Public Speaker’s Checklist – Free PDF File

Manner of Speaking

To put these ideas into a more practical format for you, I have reworked the checklist into a single-page PDF file. To download the file, please click the image below. Last year I wrote a post about logistical items that speakers should remember for a speaking engagement.

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2 more high-tech tools for speakers

The Eloquent Woman

This week, I shared an electronic way to nudge yourself to practice speaking. Great as a practice tool if you have particular points you want to reel off without checking notes. Tags: speaker tools practice online resources we like

Do you need a Competitive Edge in Your Job Interviews?

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

As part of his consulting practice with President Clinton, Bob Costas and Jim Carrey, Al helped open the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville. The two 20 minute long MP3’s can be downloaded for free of the World Champions Edge website. Then listen to these free mp3’s , in which Patricia Fripp, CSP interviews Al Hops, creator of The Interview Edge.

Clean Up Your Presentation – There’s an App for That!

DeFinis Communications

For example, the app “Ummo” can quickly become your favorite tool for presentation practice and improvement. It allows our clients to practice their presentations, get immediate feedback, and improve over time. You’ll want to practice often so you can speak with greater clarity.

2017 130

Student Loan Debt, Compassion Fatigue, No Life/Work Balance - Veterinarians Are Driven to Suicide

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Setting up their own practice is difficult in the era of BigVet. There are fewer stand-along vet practices. Here is my book, free to download, on how the older professional can keep earning a buck, no matter what Download Outwitting ageism.

2019 60

Icons are hot now — how to get, make, and use icons

PowerPoint Tips

In practice, that doesn’t always happen and so the best use of icons is with companion text. Iconfinder is the only icon-specific site I know of that lets you both filter for license type and download a vector format for free. Choose SVG and click the Free Download button.

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How To Create Online Courses

SlideModel

Traditional educational institutions are slower to move when it comes to offering “hot” curriculums based on the industry’s latest best practices. A presentation providing the general framework for cold emailing on LinkedIn + downloadable templates for writing cold emails.

2019 61

Powerpoint Twitter Magic – now you can tweet from PowerPoint

Speaking about Presenting

Go to Timo’s PowerPoint Twitter page to download the add-in. One warning – create two versions of your PowerPoint show – one with the tweets and one without so that you can practice with your slides without sending multiple tweets several times over.

Book Review: 5 Steps To Conquer 'Death by PowerPoint'

Professionally Speaking...

Bergman shows his understanding of the pervasiveness of the PowerPoint epidemic early on in the book by citing ten assumptions that people use to justify their practice of mixing the spoken word and the written word in presentations: [It = PowerPoint].

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The Mental Aspects of Pushing Past Seven Figures with Ryan Estis

Speaker Launcher

He inspires audiences with practical insight, plenty of energy and powerful, relevant stories that resonate long after the meeting ends. I hope you’ll download and learn.

2019 74

The flipped meeting

PowerPoint Tips

You can download Nancy Duarte’s free book on slidedocs here.). It’s a concept that flips the idea of learning in the classroom and practicing at home.

Avoid the 8 deadly sins of webinars

PowerPoint Tips

You accomplish this by practicing. Record your practice and you’ll know right away if you need to work on how your voice sounds. Learn the software, practice, and have an assistant to help you if the need arises. Webinars are a powerful way to communicate from afar.

2013 244

Recovery Coming to Abrupt Halt? Agesim Roars In

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Eliminating high paid mature workers and not recruiting them have already become common business practices. Another growing discrimination practice is to demand information about how much experience the job applicant has had.

2018 52

Integrating Live Power BI Dashboards into PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

Our Dashboard templates are created with usability in mind, and they comply with design best practices. The Power BI service has a free version, and the analysis tool (Power BI desktop) is also free to download. This PowerPoint Add-In is free to download in the Office Store.

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Steve Cohen - Is His Philanthropy on Behalf of Veterans Rebranding?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Those pushing back on this alleged practice contend it was being used to boost the record of successful outcomes.  Here, free for older veterans to download, is my new book on how to land, hold, and move onto better work, no matter their age  Download Outwitting ageism.

2018 52

An essential skill: slide layout

PowerPoint Tips

To solve this problem, I’ve created an hour-long training video called, “Principles and Practices of Slide Layout.&# Even more, you can download the script from the video, a PDF of the slides, and several more handouts that will help you lay out slides.

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New book: Motivation for (Non-Fiction) Writers by Nate Hendley

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

“Motivation&# is packed with practical tips, insights and advice on how to start-up or step-up a freelance, non-fiction writing career. Available as a paperback or PDF (downloadable) file. Price: Print: $16.23; Download: $9.95 Check out “Motivation for (Non-Fiction) Writers”, a new book written by veteran Toronto freelancer Nate Hendley.

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How to Do Market Segmentation The Right Way

SlideModel

Best Practices For Market Segmentation. Information on who has downloaded the app, whether or not they are engaging with it, and how they are using it specifically can tell you quite a bit about how people are interested in interacting with your brand.

How to Develop an Effective Lead Generation Strategy

SlideModel

That visitor browses around and clicks on one of your call-to-actions (CTAs) – a button to download an eBook; a contact form to request a demo and so on. This can be any type of downloadable asset that a prospect will deem valuable and relevant. Downloaded a checklist: +5 points.

Using Word Clouds to Increase Audience Engagement in Presentations

SlideModel

For those who are perfectly fine with simpler word clouds, designed for a small audience, here’s a quick explanation of how to create a word cloud in PowerPoint: Option 1: You can download a premade word cloud template. Download the image and embed it into your presentation.

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Off Rollercoaster for Weekend - Dow Expected to Head Higher Today

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Here, for example, free to download, is how to scramble to better paying work Download Outwitting ageism.   One 66-year-old professional who is no longer able to practice law is retooling his skills.

2018 56

How I did a makeover of my signature story at the Story Theater Retreat

Speaking about Presenting

It takes some practice to get right! When Tony and I were in America we attended a Story Theater Retreat with professional speaker Doug Stevenson.

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