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SpeakerQuote: Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be.” Martin Luther King, Jr. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s vision of unity, equality, and judging our fellow Americans by who they are … Continue reading

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One of the Most Inspiring Speeches of All Time!

In the classic animated PEANUTS special, “A Charlie Brown Christmas,”  Linus “owns the room” as he takes center stage and confidently explains to Charlie Brown the true meaning of Christmas. Linus delivers one of the most inspiring speeches of our … Continue reading

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How Will You Say Thank You This Veteran’s Day?

From the first shots of the Revolutionary War to the men and women serving our country today, this nation owes an immeasurable debt of gratitude to our veterans. Even so, the simple act of reaching out to all veterans today … Continue reading

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SpeakerByte #59: As a presenter you are in the moving business

As a presenter, your job is to move your listeners from Point A to Point B. How do you know if your move was successful? If your listeners take the desired action. How good of a “mover” are you?

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SpeakerToolbox: Every kid needs a champion…a TedTalk

Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.’” This TED Talk is a rousing call to educators to … Continue reading

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5 Steps To Take Your Audience From “Listener” to “Ally”

Would  you like to have an audience who is engaged by what you have to say? Listeners who are ready to join your team or moved to take action? Don’t just settle for a room full of listeners. Shoot for … Continue reading

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SpeakerToolbox: 10 top time-saving tech tips…a TedTalk

David Pogue, technology columnist for the New York Times and a tech correspondent for CBS News, shares 10 simple, clever tips for computer, web, smart phone and camera users. As you watch, consider: What examples does David use to grab … Continue reading

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