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How to Open a Presentation: Tell 'Em What You're Going to Say

May 03, 2020 by Gary Genard

Want some advice from the world's greatest speech expert? Here's how to open a presentation  . . . by telling 'em what you're going to say. read more »

How to Speak from Notes or a Manuscript in Public Speaking

Sep 15, 2019 by Gary Genard

Do you know how to move audiences, rather than just read your material? Here's how to speak from notes or a manuscript in public speaking. read more »

Why You're a Professional Speaker . . . and How to Be Successful

Apr 21, 2019 by Gary Genard

If you speak in business, you're a 'professional speaker.' Here's how to use that power to persuade and move stakeholders. read more »

Zombie Presentations: How Not to Speak like The Living Dead

Oct 31, 2017 by Gary Genard

  Scaring away audiences through poor presentation skills? Here's how to stop being a zombie and present with style and influence!   read more »

25 Words or Phrases to Avoid in Speeches and Presentations

Mar 12, 2017 by Gary Genard

Want to wow audiences in your presentations and deliver your messages successfully? Avoid these 25 'death-dealing' words or phrases!  read more »

5 Ways to Improve Your Company's Team Presentations

May 29, 2016 by Gary Genard

Your company's pitches and presentations are key to your business success. Learn these 5 essential skills for moving and activating stakeholders.  read more »

4 Foolproof Ways to Rehearse a Speech or Presentation

Mar 20, 2016 by Gary Genard

Need a winning strategy for that upcoming presentation? Here are four ways to rehearse your speech for great results! read more »

The PowerPoint Waltz: Certain Death in 5 Easy Steps!

Jun 01, 2014 by Gary Genard

There may be 7 Deadly Sins, but PowerPoint users often commit five sins of their own. And it's we audience members who end up doing penance. read more »

Getting to "Wow!" —10 Presentation Tips for Effective Meetings

Dec 27, 2012 by Gary Genard

Does this scenario sound familiar? You're the meeting planner for your company or organization. Your current task is to find value-packed presenters who will lend real excitement and appeal to your ... read more »

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