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Remembering the Challenger, and One of History’s Greatest Speeches

Duarte Blog

The speech succeeded in meeting the emotional requirements of five audiences by carefully addressing each segment. Michel E. Analysis.

2013 43

Mature Market = 3 distinct segments

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The over-50 market is massive.    However, it's proving not so easy to sell to.    Here marketers can read it.

Forever-Frugal Segment: BigBrands in trouble

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Not ringing up much from the Forever-Frugal segment. even in discount stores like Walgren's and Target. 

Bob Costas Gun Control Speech: Jovan Belcher Murder-Suicide Inspires Halftime Segment

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized bob costas gun control gun gun control jovan belcher

Adorable Grooming Cat Steals CNN Rep. Weiner Segment From Mary Matalin

TJ Walker Interactive

by Mike Bako I often tell my clients to not wear any jewelry that might distract viewers from what they are saying. Anything that could possibly take away from someone understanding your message should be avoided at all costs. After watching Mary Matalin on CNN I guess I now have to add that you should not have [.].

Unleash your imagination: watch creative videos

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

They range from simple Flip videos which tell winning stories to full-blown studio productions with panel discussions, remote participation via TelePresence and pre-recorded transition or interstitial segments. Executive communications professionals increasingly work with video. Business Communication Culture Shock! Shallow End

6 Ways To Counteract Your Audience's Short Attention Span

Professionally Speaking...

These smaller segments will make it easier for your audience to follow and increase the likelihood they’ll stay engaged. Ask lots of questions.

2016 71

The 5 Bad Habits of Experienced Speakers

Speaking about Presenting

Just before starting my presentation, I would remind myself again of the segments when I didn’t want to smile. The Plastered-On Smile.

2011 77

You have a platform, but are you making it count?

Speak Schmeak

It's inappropriate!" they say. Celebrities should keep their opinions to themselves!" "We We pay you to act and entertain us!" All day. Get Results."

2017 58

Presenting = Communicating = Training

PowerPoint Tips

I once asked why, since I don”t think that trainers make up the largest segment of presenters as a whole. But the opposite is also true.

2014 84

Side-by-side speaker video and slide content for a live presentation feel

PowerPoint Tips

” Or, you could divide up the video into segments and put a separate video on each slide. Start by watching this short video. ”).

2015 86

Duarte’s Diagrammer™: 4,000 Diagrams at Your Fingertips for 99 cents each

Duarte Blog

Where there is madness, Nancy Duarte finds method. She then asked her trusty assistant (at the time, that was me!) Lo and behold, a taxonomy emerged.

What made this one of TED's most popular talks in 2016?

The Eloquent Woman

He shifts stance and looks at different segments of the audience, and his gesturing is random and natural--just as it should be.

2017 31

Integrating Live Power BI Dashboards into PowerPoint

PowerPoint Tips

An important segment of our customers is interested in presenting business data and require professional visualizations for this task. Power BI.

2016 90

Why President Reagan Deserves the title “The Great Communicator”

Duarte Blog

The speech succeeded in meeting the emotional requirements of five audiences by carefully addressing each segment. I needed him. Michel E.

Are you giving the audience tools they can use?

Speak Schmeak

One of the things I find lacking in many presentations is the useful take-home tool. From the get-go, Jason's authenticity was transparent. moments.

How to keep to time during your presentation

Speaking about Presenting

When you do a final rehearsal , note down the time that each segment takes and then take that information to prepare a timed schedule. Part 1.

How to make a good (or bad) presentation

Presentation Zen

This semester I''m teaching three classes on presentation for undergraduates at my university in Japan. What''s the difference? GOOD". BAD". .

2014 59

Famous Speech Friday: Elizabeth Warren on The Daily Show in 2009

The Eloquent Woman

Push through the fear and find your voice: Can you tell that she threw up backstage before this segment? That moment changed my life.

2015 22

Single-source publishing with PowerPoint–use PowerPoint for all versions of your training!

PowerPoint Tips

As an Online Synchronous Presentation: Segment with custom slide shows. This is a guest blog post by Dimitri Roman. Looking at an example.

2015 21

8 Points for Presentation Structure

The Presenter's Blog

How should we segment the content into logical bite-sized pieces? Preparation is everything. While we focus on our content, and sometimes fuss about our slides, it’s essential we never forget about the framework holding everything together. How will we introduce and conclude? How do we pull together our fundamental arguments? The Argument.

Missoni for $40: Target.com crashes but future looks amazingly profitable

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  With hard economic times, the numbers in that segment are growing. 

Speechwriters Conference Debrief 1 of 4: Jon Favreau keynote

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The call lasted an hour, and I’ve divided the audio recording into four segments. There were 16 callers online from around the country.

Presentation structure: Why it’s smarter to put your conclusion in your opening

Speaking about Presenting

For most presenters it will work best to use this strategy for a segment of your talk – rather than the whole talk. Here’s why: 1. mind set.

Go behind-the-scenes with award-winning TV reporter

Speak to Lead

See how good you are at counting the number of segments needed for this 2-minute story. Then go behind-the-scenes with the reporter to see how many takes were required to get the final piece. Michelle Michael is an award-winning "one-man-band". Journalism journalism Lou Hampton one-man-band TV news behind-the-scenes video journalist

Speech coaching

Joan Detz Speaker Services

In case you missed the Marketplace segment on speech coaching: [link

Copywriter or content marketing writer? Who bangs the drums for you?

Content Marketing Today

Make copy digestible, using short, punchy sentences, subheadings and segmentation. Via Marketing Clout. Will the audience come back?

NY Speechwriters Conference Debrief 1 of 3: David Murray

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

The call lasted 45 minutes, and I’ve divided the audio recording into three segments. There were 9 callers online from around the country.

PSA 11

Meryl Streep on Margaret Thatcher and public speaking

The Eloquent Woman

For the 60 Minutes interview of Streep, read the script of this segment here , and watch it below. If you want it done, ask a woman."

A conversation with Nancy Duarte in Silicon Valley

Presentation Zen

Below is a 12-minute segment from that chat. Our first stop was to see our dear friend Nancy Duarte in Silicon Valley. Ichi-go ichi-e (????)

2014 23

Keys to Developing Presentation Content for Women

DeFinis Communications

Therefore, to successfully present to this powerful audience segment, you need to know how to relate to women in every presentation you give. Keep these concepts in mind as you plan your next presentation and you’ll be one step closer to connecting your message with this powerful segment of the business community.

Master the Camera to Expand Your Exposure

Pivotal Public Speaking

Your speaking, training and consulting career can be helped or hindered by how you come across on camera, whether it’s a media interview, your demo DVD or a YouTube segment. with Shawne Duperon. Video media exposure can expand your visibility exponentially to potential customers and powerfully cement your credibility — when you use it well!

90% of B2B Marketers Count on Content Marketing in 2010

Content Marketing Today

Not only are the vast majority of business-to-business marketers employing content marketing but most will also be increasing the amount they spend.

2010 13

Quick & Dirty Views on the Obama/Romney Debate in Denver

Speak and Deliver

Romney told more stories , shared more anecdotes during each segment. Well, that was fun. Two powerful moments for Romney - 1. Will too!'

When was the last time you flipped someone the bird?

More than PowerPoint...

Earlier this week, I showed this image of an adorable baby during a body language training segment. I asked the class, “Is this baby angry?”.

Sharing stories from the heart.about mom

Presentation Zen

Below is a 6-min segment from a longer talk I gave at TEDxKyoto in 2012. This Sunday, it''s Mother''s Day, even here in Japan. It''s beautiful.

Tech Communication Tips

Matt Eventoff

Alienating any segment of your audience is never a good idea. There are a few tips every technical professional can utilize to make communication with divisions, departments, clients, grantors, and myriad others much easier. . – and as you can see, more often than not it has been specific to males. Spell it out instead.

How Obama could eliminate his ums (and so could you)

Speaking about Presenting

Here’s an example of when Obama’s um’s and er’s got the better of him: I agree that Obama’s speaking style in this segment lowered his credibility. However, I do agree that too many um’s and ah’s do reduce the credibility of the speaker - as in the segment of Obama above. Bert Decker. Stop It.

Writers - Monetization Depends 95% on Marketing (not talent)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Then you have to take on the risk of pitching to those segments with the right price points. Or knocked out of the box completely. Continually.

Cheap and Easy to Use Technology Enables Even Small Companies to Trump Traditional Media

Content Marketing Today

They also do a terrific job of delivering relevant and compelling content to different segments of their prospect bases.