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Noisli: A Simple, Effective Productivity Hack

Manner of Speaking

Preparing a good speech or presentation takes time and focus, both of which are often in short supply these days. In this post, I’d like to offer you a suggestion that might help you with the latter. For the past … Continue reading → Preparation focus Noisli white noise

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What We Can Learn from the Products that Made History

Presentation Guru

What can we learn from great speakers who have had to pitch to the entire world?

2017 27

The Power of Using Crowdsourcing for Product Development

Speaker Launcher

The post The Power of Using Crowdsourcing for Product Development appeared first on Jane Atkinson.

Make the product unique, not the packaging

Speak Schmeak

Hubby : "There are already products on that shelf that we've put there for a reason." Hubby : "Your bottle is too tall for the shelf."

9-Step “Create Anything” Outline for Information Products

Succeed Speaking

So do you currently have products or resources that allow your attendees to “take you home&# with them? Business Strategy Product Creation Writing Books Information Products Product Creation for SpeakersDo you have a message and/or expertise that can help people? Of course you do. Of course not. I hope.

Ppted.com & EllenFinkelstein.com partner to offer 3 products in 1

PowerPoint Tips

Ppted.com and I have partnered to offer a great joint product that contains: Green PowerPoint template package. About the template packages.

Focus on Your Pitch Not Your Product

SpeakerSue Says...

Think about it: Your pitch, the way you communicate your message, is even more important than the product you are pitching! Pitch.

Your Company is Bleeding Cash, and You Can Stop It!

Matt Eventoff

If you are in meetings all day, an organization doesn’t just lose productivity, employee satisfaction and a boatload of money. Give defined assignments and give people a bit more time to accomplish them, rather than just scurrying to create a last minute work product in their “free time.”. ” - Dave Barry. The meeting. Or think.

Conducting More Effective Meetings: 8 Steps

Matt Eventoff

If you are in meetings all day, an organization doesn’t just lose productivity, employee satisfaction and a boatload of money. Give defined assignments and give people a bit more time to accomplish them, rather than just scurrying to create a last minute work product in their “free time.”. ” - Dave Barry. The meeting. Or think.

9 Tactics to Ensure Your Emails Get Results

SpeakerSue Says...

Here are 9 quick tips to boost productivity and results. Boost productivity and results with these simple email tips. Be polite.

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Get Paid to Speak: 3 Keys to Getting Started

Speaker Launcher

Many of our blog posts are for people who speak for a living. However, what if you are just getting started?

2016 33

6 steps to harness energy for vocal power

Kate's Voice

Delivery Executive Presence Vocal Production energy focus posture vocal power How Green is Your Voice? We all want to be green.

2015 43

Book review: Your Best Just Got Better

The Presenter's Blog

This is the approach that Jason Womack takes in his personal productivity guide “Your Best Just Got Better”. What are they? Team You. Gradually.

2013 64

Tom Antion: Use Product Related Stories

Great Public Speaking

You can bring your product to life in the eyes of the client with stories. They went to several different shops in eastern Pennsylvania.

When Your Products Rock, Don’t Diminish Them with a Mediocre eNewsletter

Content Marketing Today

The 1st story urges us to buy a Dragon product for our mom if she happens to be a PC user (of course, this newsletters aimed at Mac users).

When Your Products Rock, Don’t Diminish Them with a Mediocre eNewsletter

Content Marketing Today

The 1st story urges us to buy a Dragon product for our mom if she happens to be a PC user (of course, this newsletters aimed at Mac users).

Public Speaking - Use Product Related Stories

Great Public Speaking

You can bring your product to life in the eyes of the client with stories. But the ones that do may be influenced to buy immediately if you are ready with this kind of information about your product, idea, or service. You should also develop interesting or humorous stories or one-liners about how your product was used.

Email Etiquette meets I Love Lucy: Part 2

SpeakerSue Says...

My inbox reminds me of that classic I Love Lucy skit where Lucy and Ethel work on a chocolates assembly line. to try to keep up. What would help?

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Public Speaking - Use Product Related Stories

Great Public Speaking

You can bring your product to life in the eyes of the client with stories. But the ones that do may be influenced to buy immediately if you are ready with this kind of information about your product, idea, or service. You should also develop interesting or humorous stories or one-liners about how your product was used.

Looking Forward to Research/Anecdotes about Lost Productivity - Banned Laptops

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The latter could include millions of lost hours of human productivity. from 10 airports in eight Muslim-majority countries on Tuesday."

Productive Photo Walk Today

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

That doesn't mean I haven't been productive. Yeah, it's been quiet on this blog. In fact, as I'm writing this, I'm posting more of my most recent work from this morning's stroll through Martinsburg, WV. To see everything I'm putting out there, just hop over to my flickr page. mikepulsifer on 500px. Grab Bag

How To End A Speech or Presentation, Pt. II

Matt Eventoff

Whether taking a company public, introducing a new product to market, delivering a new lecture or simply leading a team meeting, the conclusion is crucial to the success of any presentation. It is the final impression to you will leave your audience with. Last week we went over three ways to effectively end a speech. free at last! ” 2.

Transparency: Lessons from a Soft Launch

Speaker Launcher

Most Recent Post Speaker Product Development business lessons product launch soft launchSo I made some adjustments and […].

Five Reasons YOU Need Products – and “More Money” Is Not One of Them

Succeed Speaking

Rarely do I talk to a speaker who is indifferent about having products in his or her business.

Make the product unique, not the packaging

Speak Schmeak

Hubby : "There are already products on that shelf that we've put there for a reason." Hubby : "Your bottle is too tall for the shelf."

10 Mobile Apps for Highly Creative People

Duarte Blog

Design Diary News Strategy Technology Tips adobe apps creative investment iPad mobile productivity studio suite toolsAdobe Ideas. link]. link].

Help me help Daisy, and get a special deal for yourself!

Speak Schmeak

About Me Not About Speaking Products Specials and Sales Now Daisy, who is only nine, is having some rather mysterious health problems.

2013 43

Holiday gift list for speakers!

Speak Schmeak

Fun Stuff Products Programs Resources Technology You''ll also find the oldies but goodies here, so take a look and have fun shopping!

Why Your 2nd Self Must be as Brilliant: Email Etiquette Part 1

SpeakerSue Says...

Communication Skills Email Etiquette & Productivity how to say it to sell it sales training Selling Skills SpeakerSue Present it well.

2014 31

Revealed! The Productivity Secrets of Laura Stack

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Laura Stack is a personal productivity expert, author, and professional speaker. Her mission is to build high-performance productivity cultures in organizations by creating Maximum Results in Minimum Time®. She is the president of The Productivity Pro®, Inc.,

12 Ways to Make the Most of the Seasonal Slowdown in your Business

Speak and Deliver

Have old product in stock? Coaching Entreprenuers Ethical Bribes Making Speaking Products Speaking Toastmasters Write Your Book Replace?

2014 27

Sell a Sense of Place for More Sales

SpeakerSue Says...

In an attempt to provide a consistent luxury product, some of the fun of being in a place is lost. Everything turns into the Stepford wives.

Dump the Mystery Shop to Build More Sales

SpeakerSue Says...

Me: “Are you shopping your people?” ” Him: “Yes, of course. Shop scores are good but conversion isn’t.” Really.

2015 24

What is your email style? Take this quick quiz…

SpeakerSue Says...

For most of us our “ second self” is the way people interact with us, know us and buy from us. In other cases, not so much. I apologize.”

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3 Important Tips from Psychology to Write Better Emails

SpeakerSue Says...

It takes a second to type Hi <Name> and will set the tone for a more productive email result. Appearances count. Messaging is concise.

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How to Write the Best Subject Line Ever

SpeakerSue Says...

No one likes to be sold to and everyone likes to buy the best product (best doesn’t mean most expensive; it means best for their needs).

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How is public speaking coaching like going to the dentist?

Speak Schmeak

Video Programs Products Public Speaking Anxiety Taking RisksBy hiring a coach, you are acknowledging two things: 1. Help is here!

2013 33

Two products updated for PowerPoint 2010

PowerPoint Tips

I’ve just updated two of my products for PowerPoint 2010: 7 Steps to Great Images , my short e-book on quick image edits you can do to make a big difference right away. Create an Outstanding Presentation Self-Study Course , my full-length presentation skills course. I’ll send you the updated version for free.

Supercharging Your Speaking Business: Tips and Techniques from the Best and the Brightest

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Public Speaking productivity sales Ron Karr: Sales Leader Ron talked about “How to Turn a [.].

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Build a Stronger Speaking Business by Labeling Your Ideas and Processes

Speaker Launcher

While we know that any book or any product needs a title, what we often overlook is labeling the ideas and tools that are part of our processes, or even still just […]. Most Recent Post Speaker Product Development creating business processes creating products intellectual property labeling ideas and processes