Public Speaking Tips

Ten Tips for Online Meetings

Ten Tips for Online Meetings Meeting online has become fundamental to team collaboration, training, project management, and business growth. While most of us are used to going on webcam and screen sharing, there is still a lot of room for improvement. It’s time to stop muddling through online meetings, get organized, and be more productive …

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Number One Skill to Improve Your Presentation Skills

Improve Your Presentation Skills Today If you want to improve your presentation skills by calming your nerves, appearing more confident and demonstrating conviction for your content, I have good news. There is one skill that you can practice in everyday communication that will help you shine during your next high-profile communication. The answer? Eye contact. …

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How to Pitch an Idea: Cut the Clutter and Get to YES!

Learn What Executives Want to Hear: How to Pitch an Idea Getting recommendations approved in this virtual landscape is more challenging than ever. The way you structure and present your ask will make or break your pitch. Follow these four steps to cut the clutter and get to YES! What you should say first. Do …

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Prep Your Attendees: Set up Breakout Rooms (Video)

Whether you use Zoom, WebEx, Teams or any other platform, learning to set up breakout rooms is more than clicking buttons. Yes, you need to know how to manage your tech, but it’s just as important to manage your attendees’ expectations. Sending a group of confused professionals to a breakout room with unclear instructions defeats …

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Four Reasons to Turn Off Your Webcam According to Stanford Research

Until now “Zoom Fatigue” has only been an excuse for how tired we feel. Thanks to Professor Jeremy Bailenson, founding director of the Stanford Virtual Human Interaction Lab, we know it’s real, we know why, and we know what to do about it. Here are the four reasons video conferencing is wearing us out: Too …

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