Gratitude Helps Silence Anxiety at the Podium

  Have you read “The Presence Process” by Michael Brown? I’m just into the first few chapters. I’ve had a keen interest in mindfulness over the past number of years, in part, how it relates … read more

A Tantalizing Way to Begin Your Next Presentation

I had to share this with you. As a lover of words, as I suspect you are, this exquisite video piece (embedded below) directed and animated by Andrew Norton, shares words that aren’t easily translatable. … read more

Send The Imposter Syndrome Packing

Imposter Syndrome (IS) is a hot topic. As a speaker coach, I often learn from clients and students that they are dogged by not feeling up to the task of giving a presentation or speech. … read more

How To Get Helpful Presentation Feedback

Receiving presentation feedback about our speeches and presentations can be tough on our self-esteem. If you can put your ego aside critiques can be invaluable to help you build your speech delivery skills. THE GOAL … read more

Deliver Your Speech Without Memorizing

You’ll notice the difference in speakers who memorize each word of their speech to those who riff off their key points. The first sounds stilted and canned and the latter sounds relaxed and confident. It … read more

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