public speaking

April 24, 2020

Let There Be Space

In his book, The Prophet, Kahil Gibran wrote, “Let there be spaces in your togetherness.”  Not only is this important in relationships in general, but […]
April 13, 2020

Make Each Word Count

Three elderly gentlemen were sitting together on a train out of London. The first one said, “This is Wembley.” The second one said, “No, this […]
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 […]
March 7, 2016

Make Your Numbers Count

A good way to remember and apply principles of effective presentations is to connect them to numbers. For example, you should always have one major […]
January 25, 2016

Don’t Say Too Much

One of the keys to effective public speaking is knowing when to stop—and I don’t mean just at the end of the presentation. Stopping within […]