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Vocal power to project your pitch. YouTube site will show you how.

The Presenter's Blog

Saturday sunrise in our local farmer’s market. For vendors, successful selling is strongly dependent on vocal power. Where first?

Lose the jargon

Manner of Speaking

One of the podcasts that I listen to regularly is The Good Life Project hosted by Jonathan Fields.

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Nonverbal Communication Project

The Communication Blog

Here is exercise that I'm working on for a nonverbal book I'm doing that I thought might be useful. It contains just a few general instructions for creating a video and lots of video examples. Although most clearly directed at the nonverbal course, I thought this might also be appropriate in interpersonal and hybrid courses as well. GENERAL. link].

How Gretchen Rubin Uses Social Media to Lead The Happiness Project Movement

Succeed Speaking

Gretchen Rubin, Author of The Happiness Project. Now, though, the blog is just one way she engages with her fans and followers. Do it well.

Technology & humanity: The Luke Hand Organization

Presentation Zen

This is how I found the Luke Hand project and a wonderful presentation by designer Shalom Ormsby at Autodesk's Pier 9. It was never meant to be.

Humorously Speaking, project 1

Pro Humorist

Are you a member of Toastmasters International and have completed your 10 speeches earning you Competent Communicator status and are looking to start the Advanced Manuals? Maybe you’re considering doing the Humorously Speaking Manual ? Keep in mind that the Humorous Speech Contest comes up once a year.

4 tips for better vocal projection

Speak Schmeak

sent me this question: " How does one project one's voice, yet still sound natural when public speaking (and not like you're yelling)? "

4 tips for better vocal projection

Speak Schmeak

sent me this question: " How does one project one's voice, yet still sound natural when public speaking (and not like you're yelling)? "

Speeches from Film: Band of Brothers

Manner of Speaking

Two posts ago, I l ooked at Kenneth Branagh’s St. Crispin’s Day speech in the film Henry V. He didn’t attempt to soften it.

When is your next public speaking engagement?

Manner of Speaking

It could be a five-minute status report on your project at the next team meeting; it could be saying a few words about a colleague … Continue reading → Motivation Leonardo da Vinci Nike public speakingIt doesn’t have to be a TED Talk or a formal presentation at a conference.

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Post-"Pao v Kleiner" - Ellen Pao Starts Project Include

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

She has started advocacy group Project Include to increase diversity in the tech industry. That was "Pao v. Kleiner."

Hillary Clinton - She Is What We Project Onto Her

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

So, to figure out why we view her this way or that way we have to know what we are projecting onto her. Here is the article. senator.

The 6 Key Ingredients to Body Language « Elizabethkuhnke's Blog

Kuhnke Communication

As food is delivered on ‘plates’ so is the attitude we project to our listener. P – Posture. How we hold our bodies reflects our state of being.

PowerPoint Design in 2009 -- group blogging project

Speak Schmeak

Olivia Mitchell has gathered blog posts and e-mails from 40 contributors on our wishes and fantasies for PowerPoint design in 2009. Olivia has pulled together a wealth of information to be delved into, and I can't wait to start reading everyone's opinions. Make sure to add your thoughts in the comments!

Still Waiting for Your Breakthrough Moment? Author of The Happiness Project Says “Enjoy the Process”

Succeed Speaking

The Happiness Project , her fourth book, was published in late 2009 and hit #1 on the NYT bestseller list in January 2010. That’s a given.

Sell More - Just Listen More, Like Volunteers in Urban Confessional Project

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Volunteers in the Urban Confessional Project are proving that out. Usually prospects contact us for business because they have a problem.

Do you have a favorite post from The Eloquent Woman? Share it for a new project

The Eloquent Woman

Tags: favorites project

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Video Projection, But Not As You Know It

Can You Hear Me Up the Back?

There was a time, a million years ago, when projected material at events could only be made by seasoned production professionals, who knew a lot about creating a spectacle. And way up there on the global scale of video projection genius is Netherlands video production company Nuformer.

Meeting Report: Silicon Valley IABC

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Business Communication Freelance Work Public Speaking Cisco George O'Meara IABC Kate Peters

"The Blair Witch Project" Heather Donahue: When the cheering stopped

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

In 1999, the cult classic film "The Blair Witch Project" became embedded in the American consciousness. 

Valentine Day Lessons for Business: In project economy, transactions mirror dating

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The rub comes when the end of the project comes and those at the top don't want to let go of prime partners. 

PowerPoint Tip: Five slide project update presentation

Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog

How many executives really want to sit through a 45 slide project update presentation? It doesn’t matter whether you are a formal project manager or just managing the projects that are part of your role, we all have to report on how our projects or initiatives are going. So what do you do instead? Five slides!”

PowerPoint and the GreenPDF Project

More than PowerPoint...

But Jim Healy, CEO of and a major supporter of the GreenPDF project, called me to explain that too many people seem programmed to hit that darn "Print" button -- instead of browsing the document online. The Goal of the GreenPDF project is raise awareness of the issue. You can convert your basic PDF file to a GreenPDF.

Get on the Phone, Send Emails: That shows clients, prospects we care deeply about their projects

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

There is a fine line between communicating to clients and prospects that we care deeply about their projects and being an angst-ridden pest.

2.4% Growth Projected for 2012: Sure, I'll take that

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

How expectations change.    When AP  conducted a survey among economists about GDP growth in 2012, the consensus was about 2.4%. 

What image are you projecting? 10 tips to selling yourself

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Be on time for meetings. If you are late, you show a lack of respect and. self-organisation. Respond to messages. Even if it is just a one line to say that you. received the message, let the sender know that you are onto it. Dress for the occasion. You don’t have to wear a suit and tie, but. dress appropriately for the occasion. Smile. Listen.

Need to hire a writer, editor or project manager?

Joan Detz Speaker Services

Looking for someone with top credentials? Consider this resource from the American Society of Journalists and Authors: [link]. Speechwriting

Be Expressive When You are Projected on the Jumbotron | Public Speaking Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized jumbotron public speaking

Guest posting: A Speechwriters Wish List, by Boe Workman

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Boe said he keeps this list pinned to his notice board and refers to it whenever he starts a new project. […]. Speechwriting Checklist

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Project Virgle: Save our pennies, send Larry Summers to Mars

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The only way to rid ourselves of Larry Summers might be to save our pennies and buy him a ticket to Mars via Project Virgle.  He outdoes the outer limits of the Peter Principle.    The more he seems to screw up the better positions he gets. 

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Another Emcee-ing Project: SDE Dinner & Dance « The Shy Speaker's.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

c) Growth I must say that yesterday’s project was one of the more challenging projects I’ve handled so far. Yet, I’m especially glad to have handle the challenges head on, whilst managing to discover of several areas which I can work on for my future projects. Home About Gary Testimonials FREE MATERIALS!

A Business Card as Creative Content Marketing Tool

Content Marketing Today

Web Content Strategist from Capetown Makes a Memorable Front and Back Impression. A business card is quite literally a small thing. We just know.

How to hire a freelance Annual Report writer

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

There are a number of things to look for when hiring a freelance writer for any project. Business Communication Freelance Work Annual reports

Barack Obama Declared Winner of 2012 Election – Obama Re-Elected

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized 2012 Barack Obama Declared election projected voting results. re-elected Winner

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Group & 1:1 speaker training for TED talks and more: 4 case studies

The Eloquent Woman

my clients have proven in this quartet of case studies from coaching projects I've done over the past few years.

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Handouts for data-heavy presentations

PowerPoint Tips

The spreadsheet is too big to fit on a slide that will be projected on a wall and still be readable. The setting. How many girls? The data.

Create a table from Excel data in PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

First, think about whether the data will be readable if it will be projected on a screen. You can do this in a couple of ways. Copy and paste.

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Guest Posting: The Global Crisis

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Tags: Deep End Adi Da Dennis Bumstead Global Cooperation Project Global Cooperative Forum Not-Two is Peace

Five Essential Questions to ask Yourself

Presentation Zen

Most of us procrastinate because we focus on the enormity of the project or on it’s conclusion, a conclusion about which we are uncertain.

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4 Powerful Tips For Speaking Off The Cuff

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

We’ve all been there, you are sitting in a meeting and suddenly your boss turns to you and asks for a quick update on a project [.].