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October 5, 2015

Calculating the Timing of Your Presentation

A question I’m often asked is, “How do you know how long your speech will be before you deliver it?” One important way is actually […]
April 20, 2015

Stand to Speak

Usually we associate standing to speak with delivering a presentation. I want to suggest we stand to speak at other times, too. For example, when […]
November 13, 2014

Setting Up for a Later Punchline

The speaker usually thinks of setting up a punch line as part of telling a joke. But the speaker can also set up a punch […]
February 17, 2014

Speaking Etiquette

I just read an article on rudeness in using email and how to avoid certain habits. Those made me think of etiquette in speaking. Here […]
January 20, 2014

Good News!

Good news for those of you who would like to have a printed copy of some of Steve’s blog posts on speaking and listening effectively! […]