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In The Red Zone & Ready To Score

In football, no matter how well you’re playing the rest of the game, it’s what happens when you’re in the red zone – those last 20 yards to the goal line – that’s essential to punching it in for the … Continue reading

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Going Live: Tips for First Time Corporate Speakers

Recently published on SmartBriefs…8 tips for first time corporate speakers. You’ve been asked to speak at an upcoming business meeting and have learned that some important people will be in the audience. There is a lot riding on this. And … Continue reading

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Don’t Let the Teleprompter Hinder Your Style

If you find yourself preparing to speak at a product launch, analyst meeting, conference or industry event chances are there will be a teleprompter available to guide you through your presentation. Don’t let this throw you off your game. Teleprompter’s … Continue reading

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Leveraging Your Production Company for Presentation Success

You are the keynote speaker at a high-profile conference. You have written your speech. You have crafted a strong, concise message. You have exciting and compelling media to support what you have to say. While you may think the stakes are … Continue reading

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SpeakerByte #56: Confidence Starts with Preparation

Preparation is the silver bullet that is sure to boost confidence when you step up to speak. It requires taking the time to understand your audience, giving thoughtful consideration in crafting your message, rehearsing your presentation (out-loud), as well as … Continue reading

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Tips for Creating an Effective Communication Strategy

Effective communicators do more than prepare a speech and deliver it to an audience. They prepare a strategy to communicate their message. Crafting a good communication strategy takes time and effort. Here are some tips for creating a strategy for engaging, … Continue reading

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Don’t Overlook the Introduction!

The presentation gets all the attention – you spend hours honing the message, preparing the power point and practicing. You do not worry about how you are going to be introduced because it’s not your job. Or is it? How … Continue reading

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