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14 Fast Ways For How to Calm Down Before a Presentation

14 Fast Ways For How to Calm Down Before a Presentation

Are pre-presentation jitters making you feel frazzled? Does the thought of giving a speech in front of an audience make you anxious? If you’re like the majority of the population, the answer is probably yes. In fact, public speaking is one of the #1 fears of most...

How to Prepare for a Speech in 5 Simple Steps

How to Prepare for a Speech in 5 Simple Steps

Want to know how to prepare for a speech?  First, you need to understand that the ONE thing most successful speeches have in common is this: The best speeches seem effortless. That is, most impactful speeches are often those that seem like they weren’t prepared...

Top Leadership Conferences in 2024: Learn, Network, and Lead

Top Leadership Conferences in 2024: Learn, Network, and Lead

Looking for a leadership conference to attend this year?  In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, effective leadership is more crucial than ever. Leaders must navigate complex challenges, embrace innovation, and inspire their teams to succeed. Attending...

Coaching for Speakers: Worth it or a Waste of Time?

Coaching for Speakers: Worth it or a Waste of Time?

Do you need coaching for speakers? Is it necessary for you? These are the wrong questions to be asking. Let me pose this question for you instead: is there any skill, ability, craft, or pursuit in which someone reaches great levels by themselves? I'm not talking about...

22 Famous Public Speakers Throughout History & Today

22 Famous Public Speakers Throughout History & Today

What sets famous public speakers apart from the rest? To many of us, the ability to captivate an audience and deliver a powerful message is an elusive quality to possess.  But as you explore the lives and achievements of these iconic speakers, you’ll discover how...

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