Posts Categorized: Tips and Best Practices

Why You Need to be Boring

why-the-best-presenters-are-boring-people-blogLook around you. Most of today’s top presenters and entertainers are boring people with predictable schedules and habits:

-George Carlin was obsessed about not repeating the same joke

-Jerry Seinfeld practiced his first Tonight Show bit 200 times

-Nelson Mandela loved his 5 a.m. walks

-Tony Robbins engages in a …
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Why Your Presentation Shouldn’t Be About You

Primary-reason-to-give-a-presentation-Cover-blogWhile leading a presentation training session recently, an interesting theme emerged and re-emerged throughout the day — it’s one that plagues all different types of presenters.

There were lots of great questions, and all of them stemmed from the same place. A few excerpts from the day:

How should I
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Bad Presentation Habits You Need to Curb Now

bad-habits-cover-blogLet’s face it. We are all humans, and we are all imperfect.

Our bad habits are all around us:

-Fast food bags in our cars. Check.

-Refusal to floss. Check.

-Letting anger get the best of us. Check.

These types of bad habits also carry over into the realm of …
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5 Things to be Thankful for as a Presenter

5-things-i-am-thankful-forThis past Thursday we celebrated Thanksgiving in the U.S where we spent time with family and friends and shared stories of gratitude. This holiday has always served as a wonderful reminder to stop and appreciate all the beautiful things around us, and it continues to be one of my favorites. …
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