Show#14- “How to Read a Speech Successfully”

Read a Speech? It’s rarely recommended but sometimes it’s necessary. Even seasoned Speakers have difficulty sounding conversational, almost always sounding like they’re reading it rather than saying it or telling it to us, the audience.

If you keep in mind one of my basic Truths: “All Speaking is a Conversation” you will already be mentally prepared to… [Read More]

Show#13- “Presentation Gold”

Presentations are a central part of life for many: people in business, corporate, professionals, academics, medical staff and so many more. At any time they’re addressing all kinds of organizations, Business, Social, Political, and Non-profits, etc. Speakers must consider how Best to… [Read More]

Show#12- The “Penguin Expert”

There’s always one in every crowd!

Audience Analysis is part of your Speaking & Presentation preparedness. Best practice suggests that you should collect information about your Audience. On the other hand, it’s important to keep this task in proper perspective. You may be somewhat clairvoyant but you can’t predict the Penguin Expert … [Read More]

Show#11- On the Job Training -“OJT”

You will become a skillful Speaker by Speaking, not simply by Reading about it. You should actively take advantage of Speaking opportunities, big and small. And too, practice good speaking techniques, repeatedly, at every opportunity big and small. There are many opportunities that allow you, even encourage… [Read More]