Introverts' speaking style aids leadership?

The Eloquent Woman

So, even though introverts often find speaking exhausting, they can use their personality preferences to change their speaker presence, prepare better and keep the conversations moving. Tags: women and public speaking introverts personality and speaking

Does Obama's speaking style make him our first woman president?

The Eloquent Woman

Not so long ago, women would be censured for speaking or writing in public. Bush, during a campaign in which Ronald Reagan employed "effeminate" speaking techniques to advantage, while Ferraro took a more traditionally masculine tone. 4 myths to stop about women and public speaking.

Good Substance Can Beat Bad Style | Public Speaking Training

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized presentation public speaking style substance

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How do public speaking norms change around the world? | Public speaking

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized international public speaking speaking styles

2013 52

How will the New Pope Fare as a Public Speaker?

DeFinis Communications

Public speaking is an important success trait for anyone, including the person filling the Pontiff seat. According to some in the media, newly elected Pope Francis doesn’t get high marks for charisma, but his relaxed and chatty style will put people at ease.

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Public Speaking, Is Style or Substance More Important? | Presentation Skills

TJ Walker Interactive

Uncategorized presentation skills presentation training public speaking style style versus substance substance

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The Truth About Public Speaking

Matt Eventoff

There is a saying in boxing that holds true for public speaking – “Styles Make Fights.” Styles also make presentations, speeches and media appearances – every person is unique and every person has a unique style, something that works for them. . This is why I have always felt that the idea that you can become a great orator after reading a book on public speaking is like being prepared to go on the Tour de France after reading a book on bicycling– not really possible.

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 227) – Boris Johnson

Manner of Speaking

“My speaking style was criticised by no less an authority than Arnold Schwarzenegger. Humour Quotes for Public Speakers Boris Johnson humor public speaking quotes quotesIt was a low moment, my friends, to have my rhetorical skills denounced by a monosyllabic Austrian cyborg.” — Boris JohnsonFiled under: Humour, Quotes for Public Speakers.

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Esquire UK: Cassius Clay Vs Sonny Liston: The Birth Of A Champion

Matt Eventoff

“…Clay created a speaking style, unlike any I’ve experienced before,” explains Matt Eventoff, whose company, Princeton Public Speaking, works with professional athletes to help them improve their verbal impact and style.

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Muhammad Ali was not “The Greatest”

Matt Eventoff

His speaking style, including his wit, amusing quips and flamboyant statements, is easily recognizable to most people. Muhammad Ali credits meeting a certain person at age 19 as a model for his speaking style. &# Gorgeous George&# Young, a fa mous wrestler from the 60′s was a crowd favorite, albeit to root against. &# Gorgeous George&# describing his own match on a radio program: “I’ll crawl across the ring and cut my hair off!

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What we can learn from the State of the Union

Dahle Communication

If people have an expectation that you are a good speaker, they are more likely to listen to what you have to say and will want to see you speak. He has consistently shown his powerful and engaging speaking style during his 2008 campaign and in his speeches since then.

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WHAT IS YOUR BODY LANGUAGE SAYING ABOUT YOU?

Sandra Schrift - Executive Speech Coach

I came across one study that spoke about “body language comprises 55% of the force of any response, whereas the verbal content only provides 7%, and ‘paralanguage,’ or the intonation, pauses and sighs given when answering or speaking, represents 38% of the emphasis.

Too Busy? Try to set aside some time.

Dahle Communication

Take some time each week to practice your speeches or speaking style. Communication PowerPoint ppt Practice Presentations Public SpeakingOver the past couple of months, I have been crazy busy!

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4 Ways to Become a Charismatic Speaker

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Develop a Speaking Voice. Know when to vary your speaking style. Develop an effective speaking voice to charm people into persuasion. Most of them make themselves look approachable not only by the way they speak, but also by the way they move people through body language.

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Speaking Lesson from Drew Brees: It's You, Not Me

Green Room Speakers

Watch New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees' speech, after breaking Dan Marino's single season passing record: Notice how he rarely speaks about his own feelings and accomplishments, but instead focuses on the roles played by everyone else.

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Fear of Public Speaking? You Are Not Alone…

Matt Eventoff

I enjoy Anderson’s speaking style – he appears confident, is conversational and has great control and is masterful in his use of paralanguage while reporting. . Imagine my surprise to read that Anderson Cooper, who presents in front of millions and millions of people (indirectly) everyday, prime-time, has struggled with… a fear of public speaking ? AC: On a more ridiculous level, public speaking.

In Honor of Presidents’ Day: Public Speaking Lessons from George Washington

DeFinis Communications

I recently read the book Presidential Voices: Speaking Styles from George Washington to George W. One of the major reasons for Washington’s poor speaking skills was his teeth. This caused noticeable discomfort and made it difficult to speak for long periods of time.

Governor Chris Christie: 8 Communication Lessons

Matt Eventoff

One of the reasons for his selection was certainly his ability to utilize vivid language and an animated speaking style to move audiences. Above is an example of the Governor speaking.

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Book journal: Credibility and the feminine rhetorical style

The Eloquent Woman

So are their speaking styles masculine or feminine? And if you know how women have systematically been excluded from public speaking throughout history, it''s no wonder that women developed a more private, intimate, personal style of speaking, is it?

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Introducing The Eloquent Woman Booklist

The Eloquent Woman

It's not intended to be a comprehensive directory of books about speaking, just those we've featured here. I hope you'll use the booklist as a tool for exploring more about women and public speaking, or just finding tools to inspire and inform your next speech!

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Humor in a Presentation - Obama Style

Professionally Speaking...

Don't hurry in speaking the humorous line or lines. Although I think there are several things the President could improve about his speaking style, one area where he is quite masterful is pacing. I always caution my clients about using humor in their presentations.

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

Speaking about Presenting

A number of high-profile presentation bloggers and authors have commented recently on Barack Obama’s speaking style - when he doesn’t have his teleprompter in front of him. Barack Obama, whose superior speaking skills undoubtedly contributed to his ascent to the presidency, is known to lapse into unwords whenever he departs from his trusty teleprompter and speaks extemporaneously.

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Are you a speaker or an impressionist?

Speak Schmeak

He sent me a video of a president whose speaking style he admires, so I could see one of his role models in action. Each of us has ways of speaking and expressing ourselves that are unique only to us. Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Voice

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Like a man (headdesk): This article--by a woman--tells women execs to "adjust your speaking style to the world of men." About the quote: From our Pinterest board of quotes for public speakers , yet another reason to speak up, eloquent women.

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Public Speaking and Palm-Reading: What Are Your Hands Saying?

Matt Eventoff

Earlier this week, when discussing body language, Brad took the position that the “steepled” position for hands while speaking– where fingertips touch – is a body language faux pas, and can send signals of defensiveness and/or arrogance. My (contrarian) position: utilizing either “the steeple” or “the nest” for your hands while speaking may work very well; or you may appear guarded. . Presenting, speaking or appearing before the media isn’t any different.

Want to be a better presenter? – Then don’t copy your colleagues

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

You need to learn to look at the fine detail of their speaking style, including things like the content of their talks, they way they structure their messages and how they use their voice and body language to bring those messages to life. DON’T BE A MONKEY! I write lots of posts about how to be a better presenter or speaker but am continually frustrated that I still see so many poor presentations.

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Be The Eloquent Woman: New workshop May 15 in Washington DC

The Eloquent Woman

Today, I''m convening my Be The Eloquent Woman workshop in Oxford, UK, as a pre-conference session at the annual conference of the UK Speechwriters Guild. I''m excited to bring this workshop to women working in UK and European corporations and universities--but want to be sure that U.S.

2014 97

4 myths to stop about women & public speaking

The Eloquent Woman

But it's time to slay these 4 myths about women and public speaking. They're not only falsehoods you shouldn't repeat, they're a way to discourage women from speaking up in public -- probably the reason they came into use in the first place. You've heard them.

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Do You Have Style?

Great Public Speaking

Many professional speakers ignore the fact that your style is just as important as having great content. Style and content work together in your professional speeches. Content will always be important but having a unique style is just as valuable.

2013 89

Free Public Speaking Lessons - Have conversations with nurses

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Therefore, if you want to fine-tune your public speaking skills, connect with a nurse. Then experiment how to integrate the parts of that which fit your own best speaking style. Personal Musings Public Speaking

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The audience has heard it before. how do you make it yours?

Speak Schmeak

There's a big disconnect when you try to copy someone else's mannerisms, vocal patterns or speaking style; you seem insincere and the audience can't quite "feel" the real you. If you watch American Idol , you'll hear this a lot from the judges: "Put your own spin on the music.

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Use the “Testimonial Formula” to Get [Stronger] Testimonials from Your Clients

Succeed Speaking

We all know how important testimonials are in building your speaking business — especially good testimonials (i.e. We selected you because of your dynamic speaking style on the video, and because we felt your message was exactly what our people needed to hear in these challenging times. “We hired Jane because we knew her presentation style and message would be a perfect fit for our audience, and wow, did she kick our conference off with a bang!

Best Public Speaking Gestures

The Speaker Point

April 12, 2011 Posts Comments The Speaker Point Helping you master public speaking and communication skills Home Delivery Speech Analysis Making Money Preparation Reviews About Best Public Speaking Gestures March 18, 2011 By Alex Cequea View Comments (Guest post by Eric Carter ) Chances are, if you are on this site you are familiar with public speaking gurus like Dr. Wayne Dyer or someone like Mark Victor Hansen. They speak with their body, and communicate with their heart.

3 Speaking Skills That Will Help You Communicate Data

Duarte Blog

In the public speaking workshops we offer at Duarte, we typically focus on increasing a speaker’s comfort, dynamism, and empathy in order to elevate their overall speaking skills. Recognize your strengths and your natural speaking style and build upon it!

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

I read a lot about women and public speaking, and post my finds first on The Eloquent Woman on Facebook. While this pace may have accorded with Lincoln’s own speaking style, he clearly recognized the value of a slow cadence in a public address.

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More ways to use The Eloquent Woman Index of Famous Women's Speeches

The Eloquent Woman

Stand and deliver: The inability to speak in public spurred the earliest of these 6 famous speeches about voting by women speakers Go global: More than a third of the Index includes non-U.S.

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What women speakers can learn about interruptions from the debates

The Eloquent Woman

presidential candidates and looks specifically at interruptions as a speaking tool, since there were plenty of them in this debate. In "Would you please let me finish." linguist Deborah Tannen today tackles the second debate between this year's U.S.

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He's no Barack Obama.

Speak Schmeak

His speaking style, poise, voice resonance, cadence and use of rhetorical devices are all his. You can prepare better in order to think on your feet or speak off the cuff. Tags: Preparation Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Obama Taking Risks

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

Is most of your public speaking on conference calls? Find out why videoconferencing is the core of remote teams , with some good tips for speaking effectively on video calls. It flew in the face of public speaking styles of its day, and this article details the differences.

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8 famous speeches by young women in The Eloquent Woman Index

The Eloquent Woman

It''s a rhythmic and mesmerizing piece, her trademark speaking style. They ranged in age from 12 to 25 when they gave these famous speeches, but each of these young women had enough impact to make it into The Eloquent Woman Index of Famous Speeches by Women.

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How will the New Pope Fare as a Public Speaker?

DeFinis Communications

Public speaking is an important success trait for anyone, including the person filling the Pontiff seat. According to some in the media, newly elected Pope Francis doesn’t get high marks for charisma, but his relaxed and chatty style will put people at ease.

2013 153

Are you a speaker or an impressionist?

Speak Schmeak

He sent me a video of a president whose speaking style he admires, so I could see one of his role models in action. Each of us has ways of speaking and expressing ourselves that are unique only to us. Public Speaking Techniques and Strategies Voice

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Speed up and stop enunciating.?

Speak Schmeak

Overly precise enunciation and a slow speaking pace makes him look stiff, boring and robotic. Part of the problem is that he's speaking from a script , which is hard enough to do well without filming it on video.) Imagine these faces when you're speaking to the camera.

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