Head to Mouth Disconnect

Speak and Deliver

FLOPPED! Hidden in between - your stories. Stories that you have force - the square peg in the round hole - simply because it moves you, so you HAVE to share it. I know it's your favorite story. Usually your flops are only flesh wounds, and they look worse than they are.

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Top Stories for Thursday

TJ Walker Interactive

Worst Olympic Dive: Stephan Feck’s London Flop Goes Viral HD. 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. Edit. " />. 2 0 0 0.

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Let go instead of holding on (to your content)

Speak Schmeak

My speaking engagements are mostly trainings that range from three hours to three days, and there's a lot of room for spontaneous stories and discussion built into my workshops. I have to tell a story that took a year to unfold, in the course of 8-10 minutes. It's merely a story.

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Top Stories for Sunday

TJ Walker Interactive

Romney Flop: Introduces Paul Ryan as Next “President” HD. Is it Time for Olympic Marathoner Ryan H… HD. August 12, 2012 12:43 PM. Edit. " />. 0 0 0 0. Sarah Palin’s Advice to Paul Ryan HD. August 12, 2012 12:42 PM. Edit. " />. 0 1 0 0. Bill Bennett Says Paul Ryan Is Like Jack … HD. August 12, 2012 12:41 PM. Edit. " />. 0 0 0 0. Will Paul Ryan Be a Game Changer? August 12, 2012 12:39 PM. Edit. " />. 0 0 0 0.

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CBS - Crazy for Norah O'Donnell to Try to Take on ABC's David Muir

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's because of both anchor David Muir and the extreme sophistication of everything from the selection of stories to scripting/graphics. And that was a flop, both in the evening and late morning. Mostly, the evening television news is dead.

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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. The best way to do so is by throwing in a simple story showing who you are, where you came from and why the things you will say matter.

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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. The persona exercise relies on interviewing customers in order to tell accurate and meaningful life stories. We want them to be the heroes of their own story.

2017 82

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

DeFinis Communications

Whether you’re telling a story, anecdote, joke or one-liner, there are important steps you must take to ensure that your humor is effective. What if your humor flops? For 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.

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POM Wonderful Presents. Good lessons for speakers

Speak Schmeak

He shows his storyboards and explains the story lines of each commercial. All three are flops. Yesterday 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. He filmed every aspect of putting together the advertising for the movie, including his pitches to the companies who ended up being his major sponsors.

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Hockey Night on Ossington Avenue

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

To celebrate the Toronto Maple Leafs (finally) making the playoffs, I present my short story Hockey Night on Ossington Avenue from Rebel in the Back Seat … and other short stories. I flop a lot and throw my boots, arms, chest and stick in front of every shot. By accident, I belly-flop on a loose puck during a scramble in front of my net.

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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? It hasn't been an easy history, but you can be proud and inspired by these important stories.

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POM Wonderful Presents. Good lessons for speakers

Speak Schmeak

He shows his storyboards and explains the story lines of each commercial. All three are flops. Yesterday 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. He filmed every aspect of putting together the advertising for the movie, including his pitches to the companies who ended up being his major sponsors.

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Hockey Night on Ossington Avenue

Six-Figure Freelancer Blog

As the Toronto Maple Leafs get set to take on the Detroit Red Wings in the NHL Winter Classic, I present to you Hockey Night on Ossington Avenue – from the short story collection Rebel in the Back Seat – [link]. I flop a lot and throw my boots, arms, chest and stick in front of every shot. By accident, I belly-flop on a loose puck during a scramble in front of my net. He recently published his first book of short stories, Rebel in the Back Seat.

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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. Put all your stories/points on the table and move them around.

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Five Ways to Speak Like Obama | BNET

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Talk About the Audience’s Concerns Notice that when Obama addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time , he told our story before he told his own. Say one thing, then flip-flop. What Obama was a master at was telling stories and using metaphors. If you look at his acceptance speech after every emotional story, he anchored with the mantra "Yes, We Can!"

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