November 22, 2012

Luck Has Nothing To Do With It

While presenting at the NCSL conference a few weeks ago, a fellow speaker friend reflected on how lucky we were to be able to do what […]
August 29, 2011

Speaking Tip/Trick #7 – The Motivation Test

Any decent speaker should be able to motivate a group of people during his/her program so they leave feeling excited and motivated. It’s a lot harder […]
July 23, 2011

Speaking Tip/Trick #1 – Wandering Eyes

Over the past seven years, I’ve done A LOT of speeches, trainings, and keynotes. Through it all, I’ve picked up lots of great tips and tricks […]
December 17, 2010

Wikipedia’s Conclusion: Tom Is Interesting But Not Notable [IMAGE]

Some things to note about me even being an option for Wikipedia and thus for deletion from Wikipedia. My brother is a pretty high up editor […]