5 Memorable Ways to Introduce Yourself in a Presentation

What Is The Role of Introducing Yourself In a Presentation? Introducing yourself at the beginning of your presentation or keynote speech establishes your authority and credibility. Introducing yourself effective can also pique your audience’s interest … read more

Storytelling: The Secret to Persuasive Presentations

Why Are Stories Such Powerful Tools for Presenters? Do your ears perk up when you hear the word “story”? Do you feel drawn in when someone tells one? Stories are primal. Stories connect us. Storytelling … read more

Why Do Women Shy Away from Public Speaking Engagements?

In recent years, movements such as the #metoo movement have sought to disarm patriarchal institutions from ‘owning it all’. North America is at something of a tipping point, with equitable societies seemingly within reach. The … read more

23 Tips for Calming your Nerves Before a Speech or Presentation

You’ve been invited to pitch an idea to your boss or deliver a presentation to an industry association. Your first reaction is to jump at the opportunity but as the day gets closer your pre-presentation … read more

Advice for Giving and Getting Feedback to Become a Better Public Speaker

Your personal and career growth will take a leap forward when you separate your ego from logic while giving or receiving feedback. I often see the ability to separate from being defensive, as opposed to … read more

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