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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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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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SpeakerToolbox: A Presentation Planning Checklist

Having a good presentation isn’t enough.  Thinking beyond the presentation is essential. Doing it well in advance will help ensure you hit a home run!   Try this SpeakerToolbox – “Planning Checklist” as you prepare for your next presentation and knock … Continue reading

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Ready…Set…Huh? Are You Really Prepared For Your Next Presentation?

“Augh!  I don’t know where to begin!” Sound familiar? For some, the thought of an upcoming presentation causes their brain to short-circuit and override common sense.  As tempting as it may be to start banging away at your keyboard, or worse … Continue reading

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Thinking Beyond the Presentation: Things We Don’t Think About

Is it enough to simply have a good presentation? Would a play have the same impact if there were no costumes, no amplification or lighting? What’s the difference between staging a play and preparing a presentation? In reality, very little! There are … Continue reading

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The Sharks are Back: Prime Time Presentation Lessons

Season 5 of the reality show Shark Tank premiered on September 20th. This critically acclaimed business-themed show has the Sharks — tough, self-made, multi-millionaire and billionaire tycoons — once again providing budding entrepreneurs the chance to make their dreams come … Continue reading

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