Speaker Tips Archives - At The Podium
September 8, 2020

Testimonials…. Have You Asked For One Lately?

Truth be told, when I considered writing an article about testimonials I thought: What the heck is there to write about? We want them. We need to […]
December 24, 2019

How the Grinch Stole PowerPoint

There are several websites I always enjoy checking out when I’m doing research for articles to share with you. This article comes from one of these […]
December 10, 2019

You Never Know Who You’re Going to Meet

Are you starting to get that “holiday” feeling? I am… especially sitting here and thinking about writing an article to share with you. The one thing […]
November 25, 2019

Please… No Apologies!

Okay... right up front I’ll acknowledge that there are a few times when an apology might be called for—like when your technology quits on you right […]
November 12, 2019

Your Meeting Planner: Have You Made Friends With Him/Her Yet?

Okay… right up front I’ll acknowledge that there are a few times when an apology might be called for—like when your technology quits on you right […]
October 22, 2019

Are You a “Done & Run” Speaker?

As speakers, we usually have two primary goals when we speak to an audience. The first is to share some of our problem-solving content. The second […]
October 8, 2019

Do You Want More Clients and Customers?

Content is king! Very few people would disagree with this idea because without content, we don’t have anything to share—or sell. The conundrum is that our […]
September 24, 2019

Would You Touch a Hot Stove?

Think back to when you were in school. When it came to absorbing what you were being taught well enough to pass a test, how did […]
September 17, 2019

Do You Have What it Takes to Stand Out?

What makes someone stand out in business? That’s the question many small business owners and entrepreneurs struggle to answer. Being a speaker is no different. When […]
August 27, 2019

Should Speakers Network Differently?

Speaking and networking... do they go hand in hand? The answer is a resounding yes! Networking is one of the easiest ways for a speaker to […]
July 23, 2019

It’s Time to Warm-Up Your Audience!

To be clear, this article isn’t about the kind of warm up that includes exercises you might do before playing tennis or swimming laps. Nor is […]
May 14, 2019

Are You as Surprised as I Am?

Are you as surprised as I am about these stats? Granted, it’s not as surprising that people, on average, spend over 5 hours per day watching […]