Meeting Promotion And Publicity Checklist

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1. Review previous years’ promotional budgets 2. Determine objectives and scope of program 3. Determine audience(s): membership, potential exhibitors, an industry or trade, general public. 4. Develop theme and corresponding graphics. Considerations should include purposes of individual pieces: who will receive them, tone to be conveyed, how they will be produced, how many colors will […]


Three Easy Steps To Be Good In Public Speaking

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Throughout the history of human civilization, people have been expressing their confidence and strength, not only by force, but also by the noble art of public speaking. The orators of ancient Greece were highly respected and valued in the community. Likewise, today’s world leaders are admired and esteemed when they have the power to address […]


Profit From Effective Public Speaking

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Developing and utilizing presentation skills can result in increased income for you. Here are a few ways that you can turn your public speaking experience into business profits. 1. Free Speeches to Promote Your Business A lawyer might make a speech to a group of business persons, free of charge, about the advantages of incorporating […]


Stop You Re Both Right

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Cyberspace has certainly shrunk the margin of error … Colloquialisms used to take quite a while to become embedded in a local vernacular. For example, the Americans expunged the British from the colonies in 1789, but based upon personal letters exchanged between the two countries which have been noted by historians, it took until the […]


How To Promote Your Keynote Speaker

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Here are some tips from the National Speakers Association (NSA) on how to promote your keynote speaker: Tantalizing Titles Get off to a strong start by assuring the session has a catchy title, advises Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) Chris Clarke-Epstein. “Start with a short, spiffy and clever title followed by a subtitle that explains the […]


Public Speaking The First 3 Minutes

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This is it! You’ve landed your first Public Speaking engagement. You’ve have prepared and rehearsed. You are all ready to give your best presentation ever. As you begin you have exactly 3 minutes of your presentation to grab the audience attention and build rapport to ensure they buy in to what you have to say. […]


How To Be A Great Speaker Without Using Powerpoint

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RESEARCH YOUR AUDIENCE It amazes me how some speakers will show up for a speaking engagement and really not know anything about the audience they are speaking to. Many speakers just get lazy and feel that their message is so important that anyone would want to hear it. They couldn’t be more wrong. Your core […]


9 Tips For Handling Public Speaking Questions

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How you handle questions from an audience can often be the deciding factor as to how your presentation is received. If you’re pitching for business, then it’s absolutely vital to handle questions well. 1. Be prepared for questions – When you write your presentation, think about what you’re likely to be asked and what your […]


The Long And Winding Road To Machu Picchu

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Have you ever wanted to do something crazy? Have you ever wanted to walk on the wild side? Have you ever wanted to leave the office environment and never return? Driving up to Manchester one autumn’s evening in 1995, I decided something had to change. The three hour journey from Leicester had turned into a […]


How To Improve Communication Skills And Your Personal Style

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Here are six tips for improving your communication style: 1. Knowing how to improve communication skills will come easier once you become aware of your own communication style. Each person has a unique way of communicating. Listen to your own speech. What sorts of words do you use? Which sort of body language and what […]


Advice On How To Deliver A Successful Public Speech

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Public speaking is something most people try to avoid and even dread. At times in my life, I have found myself having to deliver a speech and therefore I needed to learn the best way of doing this. In this article, I write about what I learnt from reading many books about public speaking, advice […]


Be Confident Even In The Face Of Confidence Killers

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You can be confident! All you have to do is rid yourself of confidence killers. Confidence killers are self-defeating thought patterns. Many of us walk through life with these harmful assumptions. See if you’ve got any of these evildoers in your thoughts: 1. The All or Nothing Sniper: This way of thinking is the reason […]


Argumentation Turn It From Adversarial To Educational

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Argumentation is usually associated with debate. Using argumentation in public speaking does not require being adversarial. To use it effectively can enhance the experience for the listener. Your first thought might be to avoid it, especially when trying to persuade. The kind of argument being discussed here is not bickering or being obnoxious or even […]


Public Speaking A Starters Guide

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The record fear among most people is the horror of communal speaking. So how do you go about becoming a good presenter if you’ve never tried it before? First, you’re going to have to live it out. You want to come across a venue somewhere that you can give relaxed generous speeches. Start out by […]


How To Hire The Perfect Keynote Speaker

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Establish the date, location and budget of your event. These factors will play an important role in determining the pool of keynote speakers available to you. Your date, for example, will affect which keynote speakers are available, whereas your budget will limit whom you can and can’t afford to hire. In order to save on […]


Improv Comedy For Speakers

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Public speaking. For some, the mere thought of getting up in front of a group of people and presenting a speech is more terrifying than heights, snakes, or even death. Imagine how terrified those people would be if they were asked to get in front of an audience and speak with nothing prepared in advance […]


Better Public Speaking

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Think of the last really memorable talk or presentation that you attended. Now, was that easy to do, or did you really have to rack your brains to remember one? Sadly, too many presentations are easy to forget. And that’s a big problem because the only reason the presenter gave the talk was to communicate […]


How To Communicate Better With Body Language Secrets

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“I don’t let my mouth say nothin’ my head can’t stand.” Louis Armstrong Since the 1970’s, learning how to communicate better has had a lot to do with understanding body language. Julius Fast wrote a book entitled, Body Language in 1970. He talked about a new science called Kinesics. It opened the way to more […]