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Make Your Point – Tips for Public Speaking

  Make your point – Here is a cool infographic illustrating some tips for public speaking – points to remember when presenting your speech. I’m curious as to what types of topics my readers speak on.  Perhaps you could post … Continue reading

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Practice Makes Perfect in Public Speaking

Practice Makes Perfect in Public Speaking and Presentations   Why is it that some speakers captivate our attention and move us to action, while others put us to sleep? How can you learn to be one of the good ones? … Continue reading

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Choosing A Speech Topic

Do you realize people fear speaking in public more than they fear dying? Maybe because dying is abstract and appears far away while the lectern is right in front of them. Either way, you really can come to grips with … Continue reading

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Coffee Cups

A group of alumni, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old university professor. Conversation soon turned into complaints about stress in work and life. Offering his guests coffee, the professor went to the kitchen and returned … Continue reading

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Learn More About Public Speaking

INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE ABOUT PUBLIC SPEAKING??? Sign up here for my FREE Speaker’s Ezine Your Name: Your E-Mail: Powered by GetResponse email marketing software You will get information on public speaking as well as access to a list of … Continue reading

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Journaling for Emotional and Mental Health

Journaling has long been a tool to achieving better emotional and mental health. The need to express oneself in a safe and controlled manner is a powerful means to improving self-esteem and personal relationships. Parents can use this tool to … Continue reading

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It really is public speaking

The funny thing about presenting and public speaking is that the majority of people will tell you they don’t enjoy it and/or aren’t very good at it. And yet regardless of who they are and what they do, most of … Continue reading

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And the Winner Is….

A great article by Darren Lacroix – A World Champion Speaker – after the most recent Toastmasters International Contest … Enjoy Fran Watson “And the Winner Is . . . ” 2016 WCPS Coach’s Perspective

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Pitching Your Speech

I’m not talking about marketing here, but the pitch that you use in your speech.  Do you remember the music teacher using a special instrument (known as a pitch pipe)to ensure that everyone was on tune? EFFICIENCY THROUGH CHANGE OF … Continue reading

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Developing Confidence in Speaking

ACQUIRING CONFIDENCE BEFORE AN AUDIENCE Students of public speaking continually ask, “How can I overcome self-consciousness and the fear that paralyzes me before an audience?” Did you ever notice in looking from a train window that some horses feed near … Continue reading

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