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March 22, 2011

Prefer a Firing Squad?

          This title is hyperbole, but many people say they would prefer any task to delivering a speech. Three basic fears involve what people think, […]
March 16, 2011

Teaming for Success

Today we have a guest author, speaker and consultant Joan Fox, CSP, who specializes in customer service. Her ideas on teamwork are so good you may […]
February 28, 2011

Opening Words: Make Them Count

Speakers should make the first words of their presentations count. Use as a model Colin Firth’s acceptance speech last night for Best Actor in “The […]
January 13, 2011

The Sound of Silence

Activity ground to a halt on Monday at 11 am as President Obama led the nation in observing a moment of silence for those slain […]
January 3, 2011

What Is That I Hear?

A miniature schnauzer used to be part of our family. Sebastian had a high-pitched yip that was consistently irritating, and he would bark when anyone […]