public speaking

Speech Tip: Avoid PowerPoint

Speech Tip: Avoid PowerPoint Jeff Bezos doesn’t like PowerPoint in presentations. Neither do I. Why not? They distract the audience and the speaker. It is as simple as that. That’s not even getting into the design question — so many aren’t done well. Too many words, too complex of a message (charts that are more […]

Public Speaking: Book Me

Those of you who follow me on LinkedIn know that I’m emphasizing public speaking. The quick gist is below, but for the full shebang, please check out my public speaking page Public Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Breakout Sessions * Clarity of Message. How to speak efficiently. * Confidence Building. Your audience wants to hear from you. […]

Speech Tip: Speaking Better by Running

Speech Tip: Speaking Better by Running Here’s the scene: It is a few days before your speech. Maybe you are nervous. Why? Maybe you had a lot going at work. that happens. Maybe you didn’t sleep enough. Quit the late night espresso, OK? At any rate, you just can’t get it together. Exercise will help. […]

Speech Tip: Speaking Better by Running

Speech Tip: Speaking Better by Running Here’s the scene: It is a few days before your speech. Maybe you are nervous. Why? Maybe you had a lot going at work. that happens. Maybe you didn’t sleep enough. Quit the late night espresso, OK? At any rate, you just can’t get it together. Exercise will help. […]