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How to Turn On Your Audience's Positive Emotions

Feb 23, 2020 by Gary Genard

Want listeners to be on your side and feel good about your speech? Here's how to use storytelling (and more) to turn on your audience's positive emotions. read more »

For Persuasive Speaking, Use These Four Powerful Techniques

Oct 13, 2019 by Gary Genard

How good are you at persuasion? Use these four persuasive techniques for pitches, sales, negotiations, or whenever you need to persuade.  read more »

How to Make an Audience Fall in Love with You

Aug 11, 2019 by Gary Genard

Do you want audiences to adore you? They may, if you meet their needs! Here's how to make an audience fall in love with you. read more »

How to Get an Audience to Share What You're Feeling

Mar 10, 2019 by Gary Genard

Do you want to deliver information to audiences, or provide them with an emotional experience? Here's how to get an audience to share what you're feeling. read more »

How to Reach Audiences in the One Way that Matters

Jul 22, 2018 by Gary Genard

Do you want to speak with real impact? Then forget about saying something beautiful. Here's how to reach audiences in the one way that matters. read more »

Why Emotional Speaking Makes You So Powerful with Audiences

Aug 20, 2017 by Gary Genard

Emotional speaking is the heart of your influence with audiences. Do you know how to go beyond data to persuade, inspire, and activate listeners? read more »

Explode! Fly Apart! Disintegrate! — How to Be a Passionate Public Speaker

Jun 11, 2017 by Gary Genard

Are you playing it safe when you speak in public? Here's advice from one of my favorite authors on why your job is to burn the house down . . . today! read more »

Goodness! — Are You Too Emotional when You Speak in Public?

Feb 12, 2017 by Gary Genard

Emotions matter when you speak in public. But how much is enough? Here's an actor's advice on avoiding the twin traps of showing too little or too much! read more »

Profit from Your Passion: How to Excite and Motivate an Audience

Jan 08, 2017 by Gary Genard

Great speaking is never about just educating an audience—it's about creating an experience. Here's how to genuinely move listeners to share your passion.  read more »

How to Use Emotions in Public Speaking

Jan 25, 2015 by Gary Genard

Today, I'd like to discuss the power of emotions in public speaking. The examples I'll use—from an introductory video, a media interview, and a eulogy—are from the worlds of medicine, sports, and law ... read more »

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