speaking tips

September 12, 2016

Speaking Tip #17 – Play the Long Game with Cancelations

My bag was packed and I was ready to head to the airport the next morning, but then the school called to cancel. She was calling […]
October 17, 2015

Speaking Tip #16 – The 4 Physical Barriers Every Speaker Should Break to Better Connect with Their Audience

Like a 400 pound weight, it took two tech guys to lift the podium off the stage per my request. They assumed, as a speaker, I’d […]
January 23, 2015

My Speeches Are Not All Equal

I wish I could say that every keynote and/or training I do is equally amazing. But the truth is, they just aren’t. In the past, I’ve […]
March 30, 2013

Speaking Tip/Trick #14 – Getting an Audience Member to Speak Up (Playing Opposites)

Eliciting responses from the audience is a necessary action for almost any speech except for maybe the classic keynote type speech. Some audience members have deep […]