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. Sign up for The Eloquent Woman's free monthly newsletter, Step Up Your Speaking Shop for books, technology and supplies for speakers at The Eloquent Woman's Speaker Resources Store.

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See, hear and taste your audience

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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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March muchness: Our top 10 tips of the month

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Here are the top 10 posts from March 2010 on The Eloquent Woman: Afraid to flop? Sign up for The Eloquent Woman's free monthly newsletter, Step Up Your Speaking Shop for books, technology and supplies for speakers at The Eloquent Woman's Speaker Resources Store.

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20 tips for better conference speaking ~ Authentic Boredom

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I’ve had my share of presentations that have been total flops, along with some very successful ones. Other Resources 18. Lots of resources here. One of the “total flops&# I mentioned was a workshop that went (I felt) horribly bad. Tips, methodology, and resources. 20 tips for better conference speaking ~ 16 February 2009 ~ View from on stage as I’m preparing to speak at An Event Apart New Orleans 2008.

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Five Ways to Speak Like Obama | BNET

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