Producing Powerful Presentations BLOG

September 17, 2018

The Last Word

Malcom X, a human rights activist, was assassinated while delivering a speech at Manhattan’s Audubon Ballroom in 1965. As he was speaking, a commotion occurred […]
August 27, 2018

In Your Next Presentation, Be Sure to Say…

A few newsletters ago I wrote about what not to say in your next presentation. In this article I want to suggest content to include. […]
July 9, 2018

Another Tip for Better Listening

One day several years ago I was fishing with my good friend Dave when I heard a slapping sound nearby. I had never heard that […]
June 4, 2018

The Silence Between Words

The spaces between words or sentences in your presentation can have an effect on the words you actually speak. There are times when you should use […]
May 6, 2018

Write It Down

One tool for the speaker that will keep speeches fresh and current is an idea notebook. In addition to any filing system that you have […]
March 12, 2018

Listening: More Than Paying Attention

Have you ever thought after paying attention to a person talk that somehow you still missed important information? Listening is more than paying attention. Telling […]
February 5, 2018

You Don’t Say

As presenters, we are concerned with saying the right words, but what we choose not to say can be just as important. What we decide […]
January 15, 2018

Giving Your Speech a Title

In the beginning I had no idea that I could make a career of delivering speeches. My first contact with a professional speaker was a […]