How to Stop Saying “Um” in Presentations (What to Do Instead)

One question I’m often asked is how to stop the habit of using filler words while delivering presentations or talking with colleagues. The people asking me how to stop saying um are usually people who … read more

13 Tips on Presenting to Executives to Win Approval for Your Ideas

Executives place a premium on time. Understanding this is the secret to successful presentations to the c-suite. Now, not all senior executives manage their time the same way, of course. Some tightly schedule their time … read more

Your Path to Perfect: Guide to Rehearsing a Presentation

Would you be surprised to hear that practicing a presentation is as important as the words you actually share? And that you should spend as much time rehearsing your speech as you did creating your … read more

How to Start a Business Presentation

Just like dating or applying for a job, the start of a business presentation is an opportunity to make a good first impression, to warm up your audience and pique their interest to hear more … read more

7 Powerful Ways To End a Presentation

Have you ever attended a presentation or speech and didn’t know when it was over? Maybe you were even unsure if it was time to clap or get up and leave? Your audience not knowing … read more

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