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"Be a voice not an echo." - Albert Einstein

Body Language Secrets Every Presenter Needs to Know

Apr 05, 2015 by Gary Genard

Have you ever seen a speaker so uncomfortable that he tried to disappear in front of an audience? I have—and it was quite an amazing sight. read more »

How to Use Your Voice to Convince Others

Feb 08, 2015 by Gary Genard

It’s no secret that when it comes to persuading, cajoling, informing, and motivating listeners, the human voice reigns supreme. As corporate speechwriter Richard Dowis put it, “Words convey ... read more »

How to Use Natural Body Language in Public Speaking

Jan 11, 2015 by Gary Genard

I recently coached a Sales Director of one of the world’s biggest multinationals, concerning a public speaking skill he knew he needed to master. It wasn’t the easiest of tasks for Robert—which is ... read more »

5 Ways to Be an Extraordinary Speaker in 2015

Dec 28, 2014 by Gary Genard

Last week, I discussed 5 bad public speaking habits you should leave behind in the New Year. Now, here's the companion piece: 5 practices you should cultivate to excel at public speaking in 2015. read more »

5 Bad Public Speaking Habits to Break in 2015

Dec 21, 2014 by Gary Genard

“At this festive season of the year, it is more than usually desirable that we should make some slight provision for the Poor and destitute,” declares the kind-hearted gentleman in Charles ... read more »

Six Magic Words for More Effective Presentations

Dec 07, 2014 by Gary Genard

Jack in the Jack and the Beanstalk fairy tale had those five magical beans. But you can go Jack one better with six magic words that can help make you a giant in terms of public speaking success. read more »

The Top 10 Public Speaking Blogs of 2014

Nov 29, 2014 by Gary Genard

Want to know how to hook audiences early and persuade them? Interested in body language that will help you achieve presence and charisma? Ready to learn the essential leadership qualities of great ... read more »

The 12 Riskiest Behaviors in a Business Presentation

Oct 11, 2014 by Gary Genard

  "Art is unthinkable without risk and spiritual self-sacrifice." — Boris Pasternak read more »

Body Language and Power Poses: How to Achieve Amazing Presence!

Sep 07, 2014 by Gary Genard

When it comes to using body language to achieve presence, can you fake it till you make it? Social psychologist Amy Cuddy believes instead that you should fake it till you become it. read more »

Want Knock 'Em Dead Presentation Skills? — Use this "Power Warm-Up"!

Aug 31, 2014 by Gary Genard

Want to speak with greater clarity, power, and flexibility? read more »

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