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December 19, 2016

That First Sentence

Want to get off to a great start in your next presentation? Make your first sentence have meaning. Nothing is wrong with “I’m delighted to […]
September 10, 2012

Five Tips for Controlling Stage Fright

We can remember five easily because we can count1, 2, 3, 4, 5 on the fingers of one hand. Thus this is a handy unit […]
May 25, 2012

Advantages of Being Nervous

Yesterday I heard two different speakers say as they began speaking, “I’m nervous.”  It is okay to be nervous when you speak! The key is […]
September 2, 2010

The Mental Part of Speaking

"How can I get over my nervousness in giving a speech? I'm afraid I'm going to pass out." I'm often asked that question when someone […]