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A Great Speaker Is First and Foremost a Great Host.

 Speakers, orators, presenters, musicians, singers, actors, etc., are all required to take on an “active and dominant” role in order to be believable and demonstrate credibility. Taking charge physically, emotionally and of course technically is a must. A good speaker … Continue reading

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How to Make Speaking with Confidence into a Way of Life by Eric Stone

As a coach you are clearly in the business of empowerment. As I continue my journey working with people of all walks of life, professional and cultural backgrounds, it has become undeniably obvious that possessing good public speaking skills is now the “new must.” As far as I can tell it started to really pick up speed around 2003. Continue reading

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3 of Twelve Steps to Great Speaking and Communicating.

As mentioned before, speakers deal with performance issues. With the term performance comes the concept of staging, presence, experience and message. Performance skills are what make a speaker attractive to watch and riveting to listen to. Continue reading

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Love Thyself Not Thy Neighbor

Consciousness is very different than memory. While consciousness watches, memory remembers and computes. Funny how some fairly obvious observations, once spoken, become excellent opportunities for inquiry. Memory or mind cannot solve existential angst. Though within an artificial and safe environment, … Continue reading

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THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF BELONGING

There’s nothing more relaxing, inspiring and attractive than a speaker who absolutely belongs in front of his or her audience. To belong is to match, to harmonize and to be a fully integrated part of the whole. Planting solidly in … Continue reading

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