Not easily! You are not as sexy as your listeners’ 93 digital apps flashing updates via phone/watch/tablet.
Here are 9.5 ways to avoid audience boredom:
Know who you are talking to. REALLY have their pulse and customize to meet their specific needs.
Give clear, crisp, usable take-aways. Tangible Read more [...]
Thank you, PMI, for your GREAT response to my program - "Speak For Yourself" last week! Your audience of 135 laughed and listened to how to "really get your message across" -- and I had a blast.
The Project Management Institute (PMI) is an international non-profit organization focused on promoting Read more [...]
Sukhi, our fabulous tour guide, asks, “Want to see a great Bollywood film while in Jaipur? It’s three hours and quite a spectacle.” Almost all ten of us say, “Sure – let’s do it.”
Here we are in a majestic movie house that you don’t find anymore in the USA multiplex film houses. The Read more [...]
Want a quick method to organize an impromptu presentation?
Karen Cortell Reisman joins The Small Business Advocate Radio Show to identify different ways to structure a speech depending on the subject, the audience and the time available.
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YOUR CLOCK is your best friend. But don't look at your watch. Be subtle.
You want to give equal time to your panel – don’t let one panelist take over
Your job: be gracious and be strong. Major screw up is when your panel takes over!!
You will want to do some probing with your questions.
Don’t Read more [...]