Your Client's LinkedIn Pulse Post Flopped - Delete

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That data - or the lack of them - are made public on the Pulse site. The potential exposure provided by posting on LinkedIn Pulse can be as great as having an opinion-editorial (op-ed) published in The Wall Street Journal. The potential downside can be equally huge. There is little traffic. No likes. No comments. Your client looks bad. The good news is that Pulse platform allows you to delete. And that's what I recommend. Products fail and are taken off the market.

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Afraid to flop? Twitter CEO's keynote lessons

The Eloquent Woman

No one would have bet on this, but by all accounts, yesterday's SXSW keynote by Twitter CEO Ev Williams flopped. Focusing on these four steps, basic as they are, will help you avoid a flop the next time your big speaking opportunity rolls around. Tags: keynotes Twitter fear and public speaking

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Head to Mouth Disconnect

Speak and Deliver

FLOPPED! Still, its essential - watch with the mindset of the audience, feel their response if you have a copy of a public speech, and take notes on what works and what doesn't. Usually your flops are only flesh wounds, and they look worse than they are.

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Let go instead of holding on (to your content)

Speak Schmeak

Of course, I still have to leave out a lot of content that I would like to use, because even over the course of three days, I will not be able to cover everything I know about public speaking. Stomach does flip flops* Second of all, I want it to be lean.

2018 180

Santorum out. But can Romney learn to like himself?

The Presenter's Blog

And yet, while he will indeed leave the campaign as nominee, he will also leave it weakened by evasiveness and flip-flopping. To speak in public with passion and integrity, your own personality attributes must lock together into a convincing narrative. Presentation Content Presentation skills Presenting Tips From The Top credibility GOP presenting public speaking Rick Santorum Romney Santorum out Santorum quits

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"Megyn Kelly Today" - Damage Control Rumored at NBC

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That would consist of a flip-flop.     Branding careers Current Affairs Ethics Games Interviews Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Television

2018 52

American Conservatism - Rebranding To Become, Well, More American Liberal

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's the crude slang in sales about flops in products and services. Branding careers Current Affairs Games Generational Divide Media Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking Selling Television ValuesThis dog don't hunt.

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Public Speaking - Lost In Translation Humor

Great Public Speaking

Ford had a similar problem in Brazil when the Pinto flopped. Scandinavian vacuum manufacturer Electrolux used the following in an American ad campaign: "Nothing sucks like an Electrolux." The name Coca-Cola in China was first rendered as Ke-kou-ke-la. Unfortunately, the Coke company did not discover until after thousands of signs had been printed that the phrase means "bite the wax tadpole" or "female horse stuffed with wax" depending on the dialect.

Is Mitt Romney Too Smart for the Republican Base?

TJ Walker Interactive

A lot has been written about Mitt Romney’s flip flopping on important philosophical and public policy issues, but does he have a greater problem with the GOP electorate? Perhaps Romney appears too smart, as in the intellectual variety. You don’t have to be Bill Maher (he calls the GOP the “stupid party”) to acknowledge that [.].

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Speak & Deliver - A Public Speaking Blog For the Speaking Public: The Climax - The Make or Break Moment in Speaking

Speak and Deliver

Six speakers came up and entertained us with stories about antique dealers, mouse-hunting, stealing motorcycles, rhyming jags about the fear of public speaking, and dogs that are smarter than humans.

2010 87

How to Start a Presentation: 5 Strong Opening Slides and 9 Tricks To Test

SlideModel

Knowing how to start a presentation is crucial: if you fail to capture the audience attention right of the bat, your entire presentation will flop. Curiosity Gap Opening Public Speaking Rhetorical Triangle Speech What If

2018 83

Surviving the mini-presentation: Your self-introduction

Speak Schmeak

First, his stomach did a flip-flop. Quick Fixes Preparation Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Public Speaking Anxiety The Business of SpeakingLast night, hubby and I attended a dinner hosted by one of the distributors he works with in his job at a specialty foods store.

The debates - More media event than input for voters

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But, in Iowa, he did a belly flop. It brings traffic for digital publications. And it provides free entertainment for the public. Just about every media property assigns its best commentators to tweet, blog, and officially cover the debates, both GOP and Democrat.

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Using Humor in Your Presentation? Here’s a Checklist for Success

DeFinis Communications

What if your humor flops? Humor Content Development Executive Speech Prep Public SpeakingFor the last six months I’ve been working with an accountant in our Executive Immersion program. As his coach, I’ve helped him polish his presentation skills, strengthen his image, project personal presence and build self-confidence. Most recently I helped him prepare for an internal presentation he was giving to five hundred division managers. Today I received his email report card. “My

2012 152

Practice like you mean it, revisited

Speak Schmeak

Hands hung limply, legs flopped lazily, and there was no energy or effort behind the steps. Preparation Pet Peeves Public Speaking Techniques and StrategiesI wrote a post two years ago about watching some young football players giving their all on the practice field.

See, hear and taste your audience

Speak Schmeak

And along with all the logistical chatter, we're also obsessed with every physical aspect of nervousness: the flip-flopping stomach, the quivering voice, the gelatinous knees. Tags: Preparation Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Public Speaking Anxiety Resources

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Surviving the mini-presentation: Your self-introduction

Speak Schmeak

First, his stomach did a flip-flop. Quick Fixes Preparation Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Public Speaking Anxiety The Business of SpeakingLast night, hubby and I attended a dinner hosted by one of the distributors he works with in his job at a specialty foods store.

POM Wonderful Presents. Good lessons for speakers

Speak Schmeak

He didn't use PowerPoint, but simple storyboards (which I gather are more common in the advertising world than in the public speaking world). All three are flops. Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking EntertainersYesterday I watched the movie "Pom Wonderful Presents. The Greatest Movie Ever Sold," Morgan Spurlock's advertisement-within-a-movie-within-an-advertisement about product placement and marketing in movies.

2011 148

Be yourself? Why not be someone else?

More than PowerPoint...

You might be a little nervous about your presentation, so you turn to friends or the internet for some public speaking advice. Telling a nervous neophyte speaker to "act naturally" on stage sets them up to flop. Say you're giving a live presentation to a large audience.

2010 68

4 Ways to Use Storytelling in Marketing That Have Nothing to Do With Heart Wrenching Videos

Duarte Blog

Relating to your customer can make the difference between a well-received campaign or a flop. In response, CEO Stephen Williamson publicly apologized, recalled the products, and agreed to pay all victims’ medical bills.

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POM Wonderful Presents. Good lessons for speakers

Speak Schmeak

He didn't use PowerPoint, but simple storyboards (which I gather are more common in the advertising world than in the public speaking world). All three are flops. Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies The Business of Speaking EntertainersYesterday I watched the movie "Pom Wonderful Presents. The Greatest Movie Ever Sold," Morgan Spurlock's advertisement-within-a-movie-within-an-advertisement about product placement and marketing in movies.

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Be yourself? Why not be someone else?

More than PowerPoint...

You might be a little nervous about your presentation, so you turn to friends or the internet for some public speaking advice. Telling a nervous neophyte speaker to “act naturally&# on stage sets them up to flop. Say you’re giving a live presentation to a large audience.

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Top Stories for Thursday

TJ Walker Interactive

Worst Olympic Dive: Stephan Feck’s London Flop Goes Viral HD. Can’t Face The Public! Why Do Olympic athletes Cry When They win? August 9, 2012 9:18 AM. Edit. " />. 1 0 0 0. In Defense of Romney Spokesperson Andr… HD. August 9, 2012 8:42 AM. Edit. " />. 2 0 0 0. Romney Campaign tied In Knots Over Priorities USA Ad HD. August 9, 2012 8:40 AM. Edit. " />. 2 0 0 0. ‘Womanhood is dying at the Olympics’… HD. August 9, 2012 8:39 AM.

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March muchness: Our top 10 tips of the month

The Eloquent Woman

Here are the top 10 posts from March 2010 on The Eloquent Woman: Afraid to flop? Social media's remixing the recipe for public speaking , from who speaks when to who's listening. This post is part of our "Speaking Science" series on research about public speaking.

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7 Rules of Taking Feedback

Speak and Deliver

If a new idea doesn't work as well as you thought it would, at least it flopped in a practice instead of in front of your paying audience.

2011 101

Observational Humor — Case Study #44

Humor Power

If the first line had bombed, I would have delivered the line as: “I was hoping that line would be OK…since I’m half Chinese.&# By using it as a saver, I would be acknowledging that the first line flopped, and getting a laugh by pointing out the obvious, that I was not Chinese. Tags: Case Studies observational humor Presentation Skills Public speakers

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20 tips for better conference speaking ~ Authentic Boredom

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

I’ve had my share of presentations that have been total flops, along with some very successful ones. But if anything, I’ve done quite a bit of speaking over the past four years (see the summary on my LinkedIn public profile ), and therefore I’ve learned a few things about speaking along the way. One of the “total flops&# I mentioned was a workshop that went (I felt) horribly bad.

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Five Ways to Speak Like Obama | BNET

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

20)return;setTimeout(function(){f(o+1)},o Google StumbleUpon Newsvine Facebook LinkedIn Digg My Yahoo Technorati Reddit Print Recommend 100 Five Ways to Speak Like Obama by Sims Wyeth Tags: Body Language , Attention , Audience , Obama , Calmness , Barack Obama , Public Speaking , Leadership , Presentations , Speech Writing , Speech Giving , Sims Wyeth Now that weve got your attention, you should realize, of course, that you dont want to speak like Barack Obama.

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