If you are like me, you are always looking for the latest and greatest ways to do things faster, better, and cheaper. Personally, I get a thrill as I hunt for the best piece of hardware, software, or acclaimed process that will “change my life.”
In the world of presentations, … Read More..
When I started my company back in 2006, I lived in coffee shops and got a lot of stuff done. I was also able to create great presentations.
These days, though, I have little to no creative output. What changed?
Coffee shops are loud. They are busy. And there is … Read More..
This week I was reminded how much I hate traffic. When I found myself rushing to a meeting yesterday morning downtown, you can guess how I felt seeing bumper to bumper gridlock. Luckily, I know a few shortcuts.
Shortcuts. They are one of my life’s most beautiful things. Whether it … Read More..
While we’re all familiar with the five senses, most of us probably don’t know that more than 50% of our brain’s resources are dedicated to the activity of seeing the world around us. In other words, our sense of vision/sight often dominates our other senses, which is both a good … Read More..
By Michelle Mazur
The absolute worst piece of public speaking advice I ever received came from a dear friend of mine. My speech focused on giving up my dream job in paradise to pursue happiness and love in my personal life.
My friend suggested, “Wear a coconut bra and a … Read More..
I’m leaving this morning to fly out to give a presentation training session to one of America’s largest brands. I’m excited, but nervous because I have limited information about my audience tomorrow. I know the department they represent. I know their names. I even know their titles. However, I don’t … Read More..
As I write this post, I’m looking up at my walls in amazement. I have a collection of several different pieces, all done by amazing artists, illustrators, and painters. I think to myself, “Dang. I wish I was creative like that.” The thing is, though, that it’s entirely possible: We … Read More..
This past weekend, I had the privilege of giving a presentation on — what else? — presentations to a group of MBA students at a local university. While giving this session, the topic that sparked the most interest on their end was the subject of flexibility.
They were immensely … Read More..