Trending Sources

When a man hogs the mic at the the Women's March on Washington

The Eloquent Woman

Surprising Scarlett Johansen by turning off her mic? Even at a women's march, a man can hog the mic. "Who's speaking now?" Michael!"

2017 30

Stand-up Comedy Open Mic Contest

Humor Power

Stand-Up Comedy Open Mic Contest. Humor In Speaking Open Mic Contest standup comedyThe Second-Annual. Sponsored by PowerHouse Pros. Don’t miss this fun night of laughter. Monday, November 30, at 6:15 pm. Special Persentation: What Agents are Lookng for in a Comedian. The location is 920 Pilot Road in Las Vegas.

Don't be macho -- use a mic

Speak Schmeak

Use a mic. Download audio here. I'll be the first to admit that I take an almost macho pride in my ability to project my voice. Here's why.

Don't be macho -- use a mic

Speak Schmeak

Use a mic. Download audio here. I'll be the first to admit that I take an almost macho pride in my ability to project my voice. Here's why.

Trump's Hot Mic and/or Bridgegate Hot Seat - Chris Christie Goes Low Profile

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

But since the hot mic expose, Trump might be the one Christie has taken the initiative to distance himself. But, unlike Cohen, he was.

Public Speaking: Mic The Audience

Great Public Speaking

You may have killed! You may have had them rolling in the aisles! You may have gotten a 3 minute standing ovation! but your tape of this event might stink. I have seen so many tapes ruined (including my own) because the presenter didn't make sure there was a microphone recording audience reactions. IT'S DESIGNED TO CUT OUT BACKGROUND NOISE!

Microphone faux pas

Speak Schmeak

It's me, and it's natural, and I don't have a problem with it, but where this gets me into trouble is when I'm wearing a wireless lapel mic.

Public Speaking: Dumb Blonde Mic Check

Great Public Speaking

This is what can happen without the proper public speaking training.well, maybe not you, but you never know. She really could have used my speaking system! Make $5500 or more every time you speak!

Digital Camera Mic Questions

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

prospeaker

Mic 0

Remarks with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized open mic President obama Russian Predident Dmitry Medvedev

Microphone Techniques for Speakers and Performers

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

It’s all too common for inexperienced speakers to start off with the mic nice and close but then to unconsciously, move it further and further away as they continue to speak resulting in a gradual tail off in volume. The third most common cause of poor microphone technique is speaking “off mic.”

Mike Bako on ESPN 1240 recapping the Women’s World Cup, Mike Vick and Nike, and MLB Home Run Derby predictions

TJ Walker Interactive

Analysis Audio mic hael vick mike bako nike world cup soccer

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

I always collect them here for you on Mondays as well. And if they do not do that, their heads are cut off.' The only response.To Did you miss?

2017 16

Are you making these rookie mistakes?

Speak Schmeak

Bert Decker's post on when to use a microphone mentions other reasons you might need a mic, regardless of the size of the crowd. searching.*

My 2015 holiday speaker gift list is here!

Speak Schmeak

I''m still in the market for a good desktop mic, and this will likely be it. It''s the most wonderful time of the year! Oldies but goodies.

2015 78

Secrets to Building a Successful Speaking Business

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Paint the wall of a spare room and put in a Sony videocam with external mic jack, some studio lights and you are set to record. “The job is not doing the speech. It is getting the speech” – Shep Hyken The National President of the NSA, Shep Hyken, CSP, CPAE spoke to members of the NSA Northern California Chapter on Saturday.

2015 52

6 things you might be hiding behind as a public speaker

The Eloquent Woman

All of those are screens behind which the speaker can hide while he gets comfortable with the mic and the room and the crowd.

2016 43

How do you treat the true friends of the speaker?

The Eloquent Woman

Is something wrong?" he asked. Not for me," I said. I'm the facilitator today. We shook hands and introduced ourselves by name. he asked. "No,

Mic 18

A Note to the Losers in the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

Speak and Deliver

You just spoke to audiences of several hundred (or a couple thousand) people on a great stage (or two), with full mics, lights, and cameras.

2015 42

Talk About the Talk: Caroline Goyder on confident speaking at @TEDxBrixton

The Eloquent Woman

First up is Caroline Goyder , who spoke this autumn at TEDxBrixton on "the surprising secret to speaking with confidence." alter.

2014 43

Storytelling and Empathy take Center Stage at the Watermark Conference for Women

Duarte Blog

Albright took back the mic and said that later, on the Dukakis campaign, she tried to recruit Condi to help provide foreign policy advice.

2017 28

"So you liked my talk? Now what?" 8 ways to make the most of a speaking gig

The Eloquent Woman

But if you thought all the work that goes into your speech ends when you walk off stage and take off your mic, think again. Always a panelist?

2014 40

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog.

Mic 13

5 tips from speakers on getting past practice to great delivery

The Eloquent Woman

If you've been reading this blog for any length of time, you know I always recommend practice, and lots of it. Can you avoid sounding like a robot?

2015 30

Famous Speech Friday: Ashley Judd at the Women's March

The Eloquent Woman

But she didn't do it with a standard speech. We don't actually choose if and when to have our periods. Believe me if we could some of us would.

2017 16

How virtual presentations can help your live presentations

Speak Schmeak

Focus There's a level of focus required when you're speaking to a mic or video camera that is different than when you're with an audience.

Presenters, Be Thankful For These 4 Things

Professionally Speaking...

Things like Canva , PowToon , Crowd Mics and Poll Everywhere. The gift of our audience's time. John F. 2.0. .

"How do I correct the unconscious moves I make when I speak?": 4 tactics

The Eloquent Woman

The lights are on, the mic is working and you've started to speak. And then you start to sway.or keep touching your face.or look from side to side, again and again. Maybe you know you're doing it, maybe not--or maybe you thought you'd corrected the problem, but it crept back into your routine. But if not. Were you distracted?

Mic 21

Ask not what your TED video can do for you. Ask what you can do.

The Eloquent Woman

You also can remove the earring closest to the mic during your talk. Ask what you can do for your TED video. Then begin speaking. So why bother?

2014 20

7 famous speeches from women with vocal verve in The Eloquent Woman Index

The Eloquent Woman

Some speeches just seem to sing. The sounds of words and the sounds of silences carry as much content as the words themselves. In this 92nd St.

2014 22

Hi, my name is Lisa. I'm a paranoid preparer.

Speak Schmeak

However, I prefer a lavalier mic to a handheld mic any day, so I'm grateful to have that option! Tell me about it in the comments!

From the vault: A checklist for the speaker's wardrobe

The Eloquent Woman

If I'm going to wear a lavalier mic, do I have a lapel or collar on which to clip it? Too many speakers don't think about wardrobe.or

8 famous speeches by women speakers about (yes) women speakers

The Eloquent Woman

After all, they''ve got the mic. They may as well use it. And they do it with humor, to inspire, and to caution. Call that meta, if you wish.

2014 27

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Pin these speakers: Here''s a clever use for Pinterest: A board of women in technology who''d be good speakers , called "Mics to Watch Out For."

Mic 9

Managing your energy as a speaker: The 90-minute cycle for you and your audience

The Eloquent Woman

Managing your energy levels is vital for speakers who want to be more dynamic and connect effectively with audiences.

Mic 25

7 secret advantages of the speaker who practices

The Eloquent Woman

If the room changes, the mic doesn't work, or you wind up with lots of other last-minute public speaking snafus , you can still speak.

The 'bigly' problem, from Lincoln to Trump: Is your speech being heard?

The Eloquent Woman

Those mics and amplifiers are, of course, still imperfect tools, and audiences hear and mishear speakers despite all the tech support.

Mic 13

Famous Speech Friday: Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner at the 2014 UN Climate Summit

The Eloquent Woman

The United Nations Climate Summit has been meeting in New York this week, drawing a slew of celebrities and heads of state. famous speeches

2014 23

Want your presentation to knock 'em dead? Use tips from comedy! Guest post by David Nihill

Speak Schmeak

This can be done at open mics, meetup groups or through public speaking organizations like Toastmasters. There is a movement beginning.

2014 23

Famous Speech Friday: Golfer Sophie Gustafson: Stuttering is "part of who I am"

The Eloquent Woman

Watch any sport on television, and you'll see the athletes segue from their course or court right over to the mic for the postgame interview.

Mic 18