Speaking and Leadership @ TED

Stanley McChrystal, former US Commanding General in Afghanistan, speaks at a TED event. This video demonstrates several Teaching Points that will elevate Your Delivery skills. Let’s discover what they are-

1.  One point is his voice. It’s not silky smooth, it’s very…… [Read More]

Tell a Story @ TED

In this TED Presentation, Rob Harmon tells a story, a really good story, and although it involves him, it’s not about him. Stories can win over the Hearts-n-Minds of the audience.  And Personal Stories…even better. Why? … [Read More]

Show#19- “3 Ways to Become a Trusted Speaker”

You need to be a Trusted Speaker if you want to make a difference, influence decisions, change opinions, and develop Supporters.

In this Show, we’ll look at 3 ways… [Read More]

Show#16 – Speaking with Stories

Speaking with Stories adds a new dimension to your Presentation. A Story especially about You can generate greater empathy and support for both you and your Reason for Speaking.

Storytelling has recently experienced an increase in interest… [Read More]

Show#12- The Audience & the “Penguin Expert”

Audience Analysis is part of Speaking & Presentation preparedness. It’s true, You do want to collect information about your Audience, but, it’s important to keep this task in proper perspective.

This Show suggests Three points when preparing to meet your Audience:… [Read More]

Show#5. “A Win-Win For Speakers”

Volunteer Organizations are a win-win for Speakers. They provide an opportunity to Get Involved & Make a Difference in someone’s life. But they also provide you, the Professional or beginning Speaker, an opportunity to improve your Speaking skills and… [Read More]