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August 27, 2011

Using Slides: A lighthearted look with serious tips

As a professional speaker and speaking coach – as well as a graphic designer for over 30 years now – not to mention a make-over slide […]
August 26, 2011

Steve Jobs: Commencement Speech at Stanford

Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple and Pixar Animation addresses the 2005 Graduates of Stanford University. His structure – sharing three stories – each relating to the […]
August 25, 2011

Memorial Tributes: Expressing Your Love

One of the most difficult forms of public expression are those in offering eulogies, or tributes at a loved one’s Celebration of Life Services. When my […]
August 23, 2011

Speaking Skills We can Learn from Comedians

Comedians are the best expression of professional speakers. It’s not easy to get up in front of a crowd, let alone entertain them. They could just […]
July 8, 2011

The Spark From Without

Albert Schweitzer Quotes ~ The Spark From Without. "I do not believe that we can put into anyone, ideas which are not theirs already..."
June 19, 2011

Speaking Tip: Creating Relation-ship

Tips on Presentations ~ When preparing a presentation, image that instead of being the presenter... you are the Attendee in the seat! Read on for more tips on how to do speech presentations.
June 19, 2011

Social Media Etiquette

Ethics of Social Media ~ Talking about our online behavior and social media habits, here are some tips on how to make use of social media sites properly.