August 29, 2017

8 Terrific Timing Tips for Speakers

As the expression goes, timing is everything—right? As speakers, so much of what we do revolves around timing in one way or another. From one perspective, […]
August 22, 2017

How Much Information Is Enough?
3 Questions to Consider When You’re Brainstorming Your Next Presentation

One of the qualities the most sought-after speakers have in common is that they are so genuinely interested in their topics that their enthusiasm is contagious. […]
August 8, 2017

Are You Cursed with Knowing Too Much About Your Topic?
4 Do’s and Don’ts you gotta read before you script your next presentation

One of the reasons we want to speak is because we want to share all the valuable information we have. But knowing so much about our […]
July 25, 2017

“Ladies and Gentlemen… Please welcome (Insert Your Name Here)!”

Most speakers know the value of a good introduction. It’s a simple and brief way of letting the audience know who the speaker is, what he/she […]
July 11, 2017

Building Real Connections After Your Event

Real business requires real connections. No matter how inspiring/motivating your words on stage are, unless you directly strike a pain point, most people aren’t going to […]
June 30, 2017

7 Ways to Connect with Your Audience…What’s Your Favorite?

When it comes right down to it, if a speaker wants to keep getting speaking engagements, she/he can’t ignore the fact that they have to connect […]
June 14, 2017

Do Your Audiences Trust You? 

Do Your Audiences Trust You?  Your instinct is to answer yes. The problem is that you can’t answer yes to my question because this is a […]
June 12, 2017

How do I meet so many people? Networking, of course!

There are two questions I get asked time and time again. How do I find my clients, and how do I meet so many people? The […]
June 12, 2017

SpeakerMatch – A Hidden Gem

Hello there Friend, Yes, of course you need to develop amazing presentations but what happens when it comes to marketing yourself? Do you have to go […]
May 26, 2017

What Do Blind Dates and Speaking Have in Common?

What do blind dates and speaking have in common? More than you might think! With a blind date: You know very little about the other person. […]
May 16, 2017

Politics, Presentations and Public Speaking

A short while ago, a new supreme court justice was sworn in, and it got me thinking about what it must be like to speak to […]
March 16, 2017

Time to repeal Murphy’s Law

We all know what Murphy’s Law is: Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. Need a sunny day? Forget it – rain. Need to miss […]