Steve Boyd

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November 21, 2016
Speaker Credentials

Credible Speech

You may be called upon to speak in a situation where the audience does not know you. Your credentials that brought you to that speaking […]
November 1, 2016
Do you like our new look?

Welcome to Our New Website!

So…do you like our new look? No–not Steve’s jeans and plaid shirt. Steve’s new website! After much toil and tribulation, it is up and running. […]
September 19, 2016
Your Speech? Go With What Brung Ya!

Your Speech? Go With What Brung Ya!

One of my early mentors was Robert Henry who was not only a masterful speaker but also a genuinely good person. He always had great […]
August 22, 2016
public speaking tips panning for gold

Panning for Gold: Looking for Speaking Nuggets

Of the several reasons to arrive at my speaking room early, my main reason is to chat with audience members. My agenda is to find […]
July 25, 2016
Speak for the Ear

Speak for the Ear

As William Norwood Brigance once said, “A speech is not an essay on its hind legs.” We must prepare a speech for the ear, not […]