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Would people tell you if you sucked?

Speak Schmeak

Anonymous evaluations If you've never had your audience fill out evaluations, they're worth giving out now and then. But how do you know?

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Are you misleading your audience with your titles?

Speak Schmeak

In that instance, I had a client who had gotten quite a few negative evaluations after her conference seminar. Nice!

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How do You Handle the Haters?

Speaker Launcher

But awhile back one of my audience members was sending me some pretty negative vibes. What do you do? I call these “haters&#. Let it go.

Speaking Science: Why do I blush at the start of a speech?

The Eloquent Woman

It makes me feel terrible and unprofessional, and I don't understand why it happens when I don't feel nervous otherwise! What does a blush mean?

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TGIF, Negativity, and Optimism

The Communication Blog

It could have been lots of things: a cliché response that one says on Friday rather mindlessly, an expression of relief that the work week is over, a negative evaluation of life at work, or perhaps a comment to assure me that he had a life beyond work. optimism TGIF negativity social media posts link].

Margaret Thatcher and the evolution of charismatic woman: Part I. Cultural and vocal challenges

Max Atkinson

But, when Mrs Thatcher came to power in 1979 after winning the first of three UK general elections, there were no such obvious models for women.

Would people tell you if you sucked?

Speak Schmeak

Anonymous evaluations If you've never had your audience fill out evaluations, they're worth giving out now and then. But how do you know?

Three bad handshakes to avoid

Speak Schmeak

Download audio here. Before I go reinventing the wheel, I'd like to point you to a blog post by Rowan Manahan about handshakes. Do over? Networking

Three bad handshakes to avoid

Speak Schmeak

Before I go reinventing the wheel, I'd like to point you to a blog post by Rowan Manahan about handshakes. What exactly is a good handshake? Do over?

5 ways to stop repeating the same mistakes

Speak Schmeak

But you also have to evaluate yourself honestly and find ways to build on the skills you already have and keep improving, or else you will stagnate.

On the death of Margaret Thatcher: notes on the evolution of charismatic woman

Max Atkinson

On publishing ''Our Master'' Voices'', I had thought of offering a prize to anyone who could tell hose I voted from what I had written.