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Oakland A’s Announcers Exemplify Passionate Speaking Skills

DeFinis Communications

Those of you who know me know that I’m a huge Oakland A’s fan. The Oakland A’s aren’t the favored team to win. The score is tied. Go A’s!

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Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

For a story to be built, the players have to agree to the basic [.]. Business Communication Culture Shock! Ace of Hobis

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Content Marketing Today

By now you have likely seen, read or heard about the story of the Oakland A’s baseball teams of the early 2000s.

2010 World Series: Speaking Lessons from the Pinch-Hitters

DeFinis Communications

I’m thrilled that one Bay Area team is in the World Series this year, but as many of you know, I’m a fan of the team on the other side of the bay—the Oakland A’s. Tags: Examples of Powerful Speakers announcer Buster Posey Giants Mets Northern California Oakland A's Rangers Ron Washington The Panda World Series Yankees End of story.

In Celebration of Black History Month: The Legacy of Booker T. Washington

DeFinis Communications

Sarah works primarily with “at risk” youth in East Oakland California. Washington. I became reacquainted with the legacy of Booker T. Booker T.

Speaking lessons from Rickey Henderson

Speaker Confessions

Found this great article thanks to Doug on former Oakland A’s all-star baseball player Henderson’s preparation for his Hall of Fame induction speech. The course instructor, Earl Robinson, gave him the following advice: “I told him, ‘Let’s give this a live audience,’ &# he said.

THE Executive Speech Coach & THE Million Dollar Consultant

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

At Rotary Club speeches marketing my salon I was asked, “What would you charge to say that to the Oakland Appliance Dealers?” “$50!” Incidentally, the next time the same gentleman asked, “What would you charge to say that to the Oakland Appliance Dealers?” Alan Weiss interviewed me for his upcoming book. Patricia Fripp answered.

Back from Silicon Valley & Presentation//Reboot

Presentation Zen

The PZ book was awarded the Certificate of Excellence for design at the 38th Annual Bookbuilders West Awards held in Oakland in January.

Public Speaking: How did Patricia Fripp get started?

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

After one of my first Rotary Club speeches, someone asked, “What would you charge to say all this to the Oakland Appliance Dealers?” When did you first start speaking? How long until speaking became your full-time job? Through recommendations from my executive clients, Rotary Clubs and men’s breakfast clubs invited me to speak.


Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

At Rotary Club speeches marketing my salon I was asked, “What would you charge to say that to the Oakland Appliance Dealers?” “$50!”  

Audience on the Stage

Duarte Blog

Oakland Raider Fans, Trekkies, Girl Scouts, PETA). Last month Nancy Duarte spoke at Web2.0 Expo and it was a huge success. In preparation for her talk she asked me if there would be a way to reproduce an exercise called “Speaker & Audience Mapping&# that she usually leads in the slideology workshops. What do you want them to do?


Talk It Up!: Public Speaking Tip #7: Get your passion up!

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Making Public Speaking FUN! Part 11 | Communication Steroids

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