Why "but all my slides are pictures" isn't a smart public speaking strategy

The Eloquent Woman

When I''m coaching executives who are using slides in their presentations, I feel as if I''ve heard every excuse in the book. Most of them are designed to justify an enormous number of slides--often, too many to get through in one sitting.

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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. The post Get Paid to Speak: 3 Keys to Getting Started appeared first on Jane Atkinson. However, what if you are just getting started?

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[Podcast] How to Give a Speech that is Memorable, Magical & Motivational with Dr. Willie Jolley

Speaker Launcher

As you might guess, he’s also a wealth of information when it comes to speaking. Podcasts become a public speaker Dr. Willie Jolley Get Paid to Speak Jane Atkinson Keynotes Memorable Keynotes Motivational Keynotes Presentation Skills speaking strategyWillie Jolley is a Hall of Fame speaker, an author, and host of his own radio show. Willie drops by to deliver some empowering advice on how to craft and deliver a truly amazing keynote and how to tell […].

Donald Trump - So What's His Public Speaking Strategy?

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Or perhaps that's part of his overall campaign strategy. What is that strategy? Branding careers Current Affairs Personal Musings Politics Public Speaking

Vocal Impact Weekly Tip: 5 Strategies to make sure they hear you

Kate's Voice

Do you have a speaking strategy that supports listening? communication intention listening public speaking tips Storytelling vocal impact To be a great speaker, you need to be a great listener. Probably the most important reason for this is that if you listen, you will know what others want to hear. In a post on The Brilliant Blog, Annie Murphy-Paul cites research showing that great […].

Are you Consciously Competent?

Speaker Launcher

In our world of speaking, it's very easy to start the business without alot of strategy. FROM UNCONSCIOUS COMPETENCE (ie: you're doing pretty well but it's without a strong strategy in place). Most Recent Post Become a Professional Speaker speaking strategy

11 Deadly Presentation Sins - Rob Biesenbach: Book 30 of 52 in 52

Speak and Deliver

Back to reading a bit of material about what I do in life - speaking, and helping others speak.and deliver. Only other caveat: when he suggests opening with a startling statistic, his example is that ''studies show that people''s number one fear is public speaking''.

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Are You a “Just Do it” Speaker?

Speaker Launcher

When it comes to running your speaking business, there are 3 types of speakers: 1. The Hopeful Speaker is talented on the platform and has a desire to speak more, but does not know how the industry works or how to excel in it. Just Do it.

KICK OFF QUIZ ‘09: What’s your Determination Factor??

Speaker Launcher

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Is your promise clear, concise and cha-ching??

Speaker Launcher

Well in the business of speaking, our marketing. And the promise should speak. Tags: Speaker Marketing public speaker speaking strategies I first heard the term ‘big promise’ from. copywriting expert Bob Bly. Bob was talking about. writing headlines on your websites and that the. promise better be front and center… and super. enticing. Makes sense, right? requires a promise. to what outcome or solution that you are providing. the client.

Famous Speech Friday: Jackie Kennedy's 1962 televised tour of the White House

The Eloquent Woman

television networks aired an unprecedented public speaking tour de force by a woman, when First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy led a televised tour of the White House and its just-completed $2 million renovations. t was not her normal speaking voice.

Famous Speech Friday Redux: Jackie Kennedy's White House TV tour

The Eloquent Woman

(Editor''s note: On the 50th anniversary of her husband''s assassination, we''re presenting again this Famous Speech Friday about a public speaking sensation by Jacqueline Kennedy.) t was not her normal speaking voice.

Could PowerPoint Help Obama and Romney Tell Their Story?

DeFinis Communications

Greater than the adjustments I made to my content and delivery—speaking slower, repeating key ideas, checking in with them often—were the powerful slides I created filled with photos, models, graphics, and quotes that added to the storyline and significantly narrowed the gap between us.

Chris Christie: Plain-speaking, with Jersey Brashness

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Christie's speaking strategy is to simplify issues, then package them in Jersey brashness.   Branding careers Current Affairs Film Politics Public Speaking In the end, it could be Chris Christie's rhetorical genius which gets him to the White House.

Know. Feel. Do.

Green Room Speakers

Rich Sloan, co-founder of StartupNation discusses three of the winners and the entrepreneurial strategy each one uses. link] Rich does a terrific job of implementing three of my favorite speaking strategies: 1. This is clearly a knowledge-based strategy.

The Power of Personality!

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!: Rated PSBs Top 10 Most Influential Bloggers on Public Speaking 2007 The Public Speaking Blogospheres Top 100 Definitive Blogs on Public Speaking Sign Up for Free Materials! Search this Blog Gary Tweets How to Model and Make the Most Out of Every Public Speaking Performance!

Essential Principles of Public Speaking

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!: Rated PSBs Top 10 Most Influential Bloggers on Public Speaking 2007 The Public Speaking Blogospheres Top 100 Definitive Blogs on Public Speaking Sign Up for Free Materials! Search this Blog Gary Tweets How to Model and Make the Most Out of Every Public Speaking Performance!

Speaking Rules Shot Down with Stand Up Comedy – How to Survive.

The Shy Speaker's Guide to Succes on Stage

NTU PPT TRAINING FILES The Shy Speaker's Guide to Success on Stage Tips & Strategies to Help You Speak Effectively to Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime Stay updated via RSS Get Gary Now!: Rated PSBs Top 10 Most Influential Bloggers on Public Speaking 2007 The Public Speaking Blogospheres Top 100 Definitive Blogs on Public Speaking Sign Up for Free Materials! Search this Blog Gary Tweets How to Model and Make the Most Out of Every Public Speaking Performance!