Public Speaking Tips

Presentation Tips: Guidelines for PowerPoint Slides

I often receive questions about guidelines for PowerPoint slides and how they should be used.  Some people believe PowerPoint is simply an awful tool.  I maintain that the problem is not with the tool or the technology but with how the presenter uses it. It will be a distraction if you cram a bunch of …

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Use Scientific Storytelling to Create Connection

Scientific Storytelling Creates Connection: Here’s the Proof As a scientific professional, your goal is to educate, inform and persuade other professionals, staff and consumers about research, drugs and devices. Easier said than done!  Your Problems Presenting is more than just stating the data or research You need to increase your audience connection to drive behavior …

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90-Seconds to Reduce Non-Words [Video]

Get rid of those pesky “umms” and “ahhs” for good! What should you do instead? The answer is to pause. Communication Training for Your Professionals Let’s talk about how we can coach your professional online or face-to-face to look and sound dynamic for all types of communications, online, seated or standing. Set up your 30-minute …

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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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