Delivering the Epic Keynote with Joel Weldon

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Presentation Training: How to Select Your Presentation Skills Trainer

Executive Speech Coach

If you are ready to improve the presentation skills of your team and are looking to hire a presentations skills trainer you might be wondering “How do you choose the right presentation skills trainer?” This article will offer you some tips and ideas on the questions you should be asking of your prospective presentation skills trainer when planning a presentation skills training program for your people.

How can you convert a seminar to a keynote?

Pivotal Public Speaking

In the speaking world, the media stars are the keynote speakers. A lot of seminar leaders and trainers ask me how they can adapt their material to this intense, high-profile, and often lucrative specialty. . * “The keynote speech comes from the discipline of show business. ” Bill Gove, first president of the National Speakers Association. . * “With a keynote speech, the presenter is the star.

George Torok – speaker, trainer, role model

Executive Speech Coach

Your keynote address was nothing short of excellent. What do clients say about the Speech Coach for Executives? Your work with our Directors was just what we wanted and I appreciated the fact that you used your extensive knowledge and skills in a coaching style delivery.” Carol Ford Training and Development Specialist Bombardier Aerospace “George led an informative and thoughtful discussion in a very entertaining package.

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Keynote Speaking Valuable & Profitable: Help Comes from SpeakerMatch

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

A top-notch trainer with over 15 years of success in the speaking, training and seminar industry, Callan has mastered the secrets to creating a successful, profitable live event business that helps thousands of people around the world. Writing to you from my San Francisco office.

[Podcast] Winning Body Language for Powerful Presentations with Mark Bowden

Speaker Launcher

Mark is a keynote speaker, presentation trainer, and author of three books about body language. Mark is a keynote speaker, presentation trainer, and author of three books about body language. 5:01 How important is body language to a good keynote?

Talking with Terri Murphy

Speaking Success International

I have the great pleasure to be talking with Terri Murphy, Social Media Expert, CEO of Women’s Wisdom Network and top rated Motivational Speaker at NSA about bringing in cash in these times. She gave so much info for us to use! Listen to the interview - she rocks! Here is a thumbnail sketch of the ground we cover, but really you gotta hear Terri lay it out! I highly recommend you hear the 10 minute recording. Click here to listen: terrimurphy.mp3.

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The Most Boring Speaking Advice in the World

Speak and Deliver

It''s not the worst advice in the world, especially if you''re a trainer, teacher, or drill sergeant. Speaking Mistakes Speech Outline Speech Structure Steve Jobs Teachers Teaching Toastmasters Trainers Training

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Happy Spring! and a wonderful interview with Guy Finley

Speaking Success International

Happy Spring Everyone! Well, I spent most of March in snowy Massachusetts wearing two coats, scraping ice off my windshield and shoveling snow for my folks. Yet every day I could see flowers called snowdrops coming up through patches of ground. Snowdrops are a beautiful small white flower and they come up and bloom in the snow- even in the worst winter. I LOVE snowdrops. They show me in life anything is possible and that beauty is always around us and in us.

Ways to Make a Winning First Impression for Valentine’s Dating and Job Interviews

Speaking Success International

Want a Date this Valentine’s Day - because Cupid isn’t Stupid. Want to give a winning job interview? Learning the skills for how to build trust in 90 seconds or less can win both. People don’t often realize that when they meet someone for the first time they evaluate each other within 90 seconds in 4 ways on a super-alert subconscious level.

Keynote & Training:Before you start, it's time for a reality check

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);} else {document.write( );}return true;}LoadMenus(); NAME E-MAIL ZIP CODE Resources Articles Events Online Tutorial FAQs Links Article: Keynote & Training: Before you start, its time for a reality check Published by Professional Speaker Magazine, April 1993 issue By Vickie Sullivan Its a trainers dream: a 45-minute presentation for the same fee as a full day. just announce to the world you do keynotes and wait for the phone to ring.

The President's Speech: George W

Executive Speech Coach

George Torok is a Toronto based presentation coach and presentation skills trainer. George Torok Presentation Skills Trainer Executive Speech Coach Executive Speech Coach, Business presentation tips from George Torok, the Speech Coach for Executives. Available for keynote presentations and executive briefings.Available for media interviews.Call 905-335-1997 or email George@Torok.com View my complete profile Twitter / PresentationsGo Loading.

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Two live presentation events that will enrich your presentations – and your life

Speaking about Presenting

This conference has an impressive line up of keynote speakers: Gary Vaynerchuk, Scott Stratten and Michael Hyatt. They’re not presentation trainers, coaches or authors or professional speakers (in the sense that that’s the only thing they do). Those are just the keynoters.

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Fripp Interviews Gene Perret, Emmy Award-Winning Writer

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Sales Presentation Trainer, Keynote Speaker, Executive Speech Coach. Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE. 527 Hugo Street San Francisco, CA 94122. 800-634-3035 415-753-6556. © Patricia Fripp. All Rights Reserved.

Two live presentation events that will enrich your presentations – and your life

Speaking about Presenting

This conference has an impressive line up of keynote speakers: Gary Vaynerchuk, Scott Stratten and Michael Hyatt. They’re not presentation trainers, coaches or authors or professional speakers (in the sense that that’s the only thing they do). Those are just the keynoters.

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Why are Conference Speakers So Bad?

Executive Speech Coach

George Torok is a Toronto based presentation coach and presentation skills trainer. As the closing keynote speaker I wanted to hear as much as possible from the other speakers so I could tie things together in my presentation. Available for keynote presentations and executive briefings.Available for media interviews.Call 905-335-1997 or email George@Torok.com View my complete profile Twitter / PresentationsGo Loading.

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Upgrade Your Style for the Stage with Anne Morrissey

Speaker Launcher

Besides being a Personal Stylist, Anne is also a sought-after Speaker, a Corporate Trainer, and Author. Gain access to the strategies and master keynoting skills to build the business of your dreams!

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Find a Presentation Designer Here

Speaking about Presenting

I’ve been asked so many times if I could recommend a presentation designer that I’ve decided to publish a list of PowerPoint and Keynote slide design companies and freelancers. There are plenty of PowerPoint trainers in the world.

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Make a fool of yourself to reduce stage fright and be a more engaging speaker

Speaking about Presenting

At the New Media Atlanta conference this year, Chris Brogan was the last keynote of the day. Instead he started his keynote presentation with a rap song: Be willing to make a fool of yourself.

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The difference between a persuasive and an informative presentation

PowerPoint Tips

I think that most presentations can be classified as persuasive or informative.These two presentation types can cover quite a range — more entertaining or less, informal or keynote,for example.

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Are Presentation Skills Like Riding a Bicycle?

Professionally Speaking...

This may require the help of a professional coach or trainer who, by videotaping you delivering a presentation, can help determine the key areas you need to address. Update your knowledge of how to use slideware (PowerPoint or Keynote) to support your presentation.

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What Were the Best Speaking Programs/Books of they Year?

Speak and Deliver

The more I got into Toastmasters, the more I started studying the art of presentations, both in the mainstream (Alan Weiss, Patricia Fripp, Nick Morgan) and through niche trainers like Tom Antion, James Malinchak, Darren LaCroix, and Craig Valentine. I''ve always loved reading.

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DJ Skills Transferable to Other Business

Executive Speech Coach

I now run my own business as a keynote speaker, presentation trainer and speech coach. Can DJ (disk jockey) skills be transferred to other business and careers? This question caught my attention in a discussion group. Here is my answer: What an interesting question. I was a DJ in the 70's playing records for dances. What transferred?

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From Cafeteria Speeches to Million Dollar Business with Scott Stratten

Speaker Launcher

He now spends all of his time doing what he loves… keynoting. Scott joined me on this podcast to share his journey, which started in HR and then as a national sales trainer. The path to a successful speaking business isn’t always the same for everyone. Let’s use Scott Stratten as an example. Scott was 12 years old when he realized he wanted to become a professional speaker. It came after watching a Les Brown motivational talk on PBS.

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How Paul Harvey Can Help You Find Your Speaking Niche

Speak and Deliver

Whereas today's keynoters combine telling great stories with giving clear directives, the style of Mr. Harvey was to let his audience decide for themselves what he was really saying. The pendulum can swing the other way as well - perhaps what you really want is a trainer or instructor.

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Audio Lesson - How to Create An Experience - Fripp Interviews the Opportunity Guy

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

what examples can you think of for a speaker or trainer to "create an experience" for audience members? Our Champions' EDGE Faculty has a combined ninety-nine years of experience as sought-after keynote speakers and in-demand speech coaches for top corporate leaders and celebrity speakers.

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Webinar “How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation”: Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

Keynote presentations, motivational speeches and after-dinner speeches may not require such a structured approach. In our training courses (one day to two days long), we plan the course so that each “lecture” (ie: just one trainer talking) is no more than 15 minutes.

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Learn to cultivate 6-figure clients

Pivotal Public Speaking

Whether you’re a keynoter, trainer, or consultant, you can take away ideas that will apply to you. Cultivating $100,000/Year Clients™: How to Stop Chasing Single Speaking Events and Start Creating Wealth. Selling individual speaking events gets tiresome, and you can go broke on this model. Leveraging your client relationships makes much more sense as well as being more lucrative. There are key elements to make this happen over and over again.

Webinar “How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation”: Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

Keynote presentations, motivational speeches and after-dinner speeches may not require such a structured approach. In our training courses (one day to two days long), we plan the course so that each “lecture” (ie: just one trainer talking) is no more than 15 minutes.

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9 Questions to Help You Define Your Speaking in 2015

Speak and Deliver

2) Are you a keynoter? A trainer? Ah, the last day of the year. Or the first for my many friends on the other side of the world. A time when our brains often hit the reset button. We look back, and we look forward.

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Take it from TED: "Giving a good talk is highly coachable"

The Eloquent Woman

As a speaker who''s had coaching herself to keep her chef''s knife sharp, so to speak, and as a coach and trainer for other speakers, I can relate. Lots of speakers wonder whether coaching for an everyday presentation, TED talk or big speech really helps.

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5 Public Speaking Lessons from President Lincoln – Happy Birthday Gettysburg Address!

Matt Eventoff

Your opening or closing remarks might not be your opening and closing remarks; You are ALWAYS the featured speaker – The keynote speaker 147 years ago was Edward Everett , who spoke for nearly two hours; Lincoln was an afterthought. “ Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

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6 secret advantages of the newbie public speaker

The Eloquent Woman

A willingness to prepare: Speaker trainers also will admit that the one chore that most speakers skimp on is preparation, yet it's the one chore that will help a speaker most, both in confidence and in looking at ease and (ironically) unrehearsed and natural.

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Webinar "How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation": Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

Keynote presentations, motivational speeches and after-dinner speeches may not require such a structured approach. In our training courses (one day to two days long), we plan the course so that each “lecture” (ie: just one trainer talking) is no more than 15 minutes.

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Audio Lesson - How to Create An Experience - Fripp Interviews the Opportunity Guy

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

what examples can you think of for a speaker or trainer to "create an experience" for audience members? Our Champions' EDGE Faculty has a combined ninety-nine years of experience as sought-after keynote speakers and in-demand speech coaches for top corporate leaders and celebrity speakers. How to Create an Experience Fripp Interviews The Opportunity Guy. A World Champions' Edge Weekly Audio Lesson. Time: 14:46 Minutes.

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Unforgettable Presentations: Using Prezi to Create Stand-Out Speeches

Pivotal Public Speaking

At conferences, conventions and management/sales meetings, speaker after speaker shows PowerPoint or Keynote slides to illustrate their points. This special webinar will discuss how professional speakers, trainers and consultants can use this tool to create truly unforgettable presentations. with Angelie Agarwal. No matter how beautiful the backgrounds or images, they are pretty much same old/same old. Even the professional speakers’ visuals don’t stand out that much from the rest.

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CAPS Convention 2009 Calgary

Executive Speech Coach

Professional speakers include trainers, facilitators and keynote speakers. You might be inspired by the keynote presentations, learn ideas from the workshops and especially pick up creative and effective ideas from the other speakers at this convention. CAPS Convention 2009 in Calgary If you are in the business of professional speaking then the event of the year is the annual convention of your national professional speakers' association.

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Is there a place for video in your presentation?

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

It’s a case of finding your own authentic style rather than trying to be something or someone you are not, As a presentation skills trainer and coach I sometimes use a short video of an unknown speaker as a primer for analysing and feeding back. In conclusion, video can be extremely powerful and is very easy to embed within a PowerPoint , Keynote or Sliderocket slide deck. I recently had an inquiry from a reader regarding the embedding of my avoiding death by PowerPoint video.

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7 secret advantages of the speaker who practices

The Eloquent Woman

As a speaker coach and trainer, I can tell you that the one thing I always recommend is the same thing my trainees rarely do: Practice, and lots of it. A section of your keynote that gets the audience engaged and active?

What I Learned from Lance Miller

Speak and Deliver

At the same time, you might be an Advanced Club, with very specific goals - you''re working on humor, or keynotes, or evaluations - and hitting your DCP goals isn''t a priority. I''ve been trained a lot over the years, but trainers of every type. Hey - Look who''s coming to TLI!

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Fast Track Your Professional Speaking Business

Executive Speech Coach

Whether you want to deliver keynote speeches, workshops or seminars this is the program for you! Sylvia Plester-Silk Chair, Pro-Track Speaker Academy Sylvia Plester-Silk Principal Trainer On Purpose Consulting www.onpurposeconsulting.ca

2012 56

Bad Rules Never Seem to Die: the 5 Worst Ideas in Public Speaking

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  Keynote speeches should NEVER use slides, unless you’ve climbed Mount Everest and you’ve got some amazing summit shots.    Just to anticipate one set of comments, yes, if you're a trainer, and you're speaking for a day, or three, then slides can help.  I first published this blog post 3 years ago, and I’m sorry to say I still see people following these 5 (bad) rules all the time.    Let’s stamp them out now!

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THE Executive Speech Coach Patricia Fripp: Q and A

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

Often, with a lot less slides, in keynotes as well. Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE is an in-demand keynote speaker, executive speech coach and sales presentation skills trainer. After my National Speakers Association NSA WEBINAR on presentation skills, with Tom Drews as my moderator, there were questions. Here they are an the answers. How long should a signature story be? As long as it takes to make your point and continue to engage and delight your audience.