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

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 »

Are You Committing this Mistake Even Brilliant Speakers Make?

Apr 07, 2019 by Gary Genard

You can be an expert and not give an engaging speech! Here's how to avoid committing this mistake even brilliant speakers make.  read more »

Start Strong!  — Give Your Audience a Greeting They'll Remember

Mar 31, 2019 by Gary Genard

Do you know how to start a speech successfully? You might need to power up your opening! Here's how to give your audience a greeting they'll remember. read more »

The 5 Best Reasons Why Public Speaking Is Important

Mar 17, 2019 by Gary Genard

Image by Armi Lafiniarivo from Pixabay  Social media can be effective, but how much does it matter to communicate live and in person? Here are the 5 best reasons why public speaking is vital ... read more »

Memorizing Your Speech . . . Should You or Shouldn't You?

Feb 24, 2019 by Gary Genard

Memorizing your speech . . .  should you or shouldn't you? Here's the surprising truth about when memorization helps you nail a presentation! read more »

How to Make a Winning Pitch to Investors

Feb 17, 2019 by Gary Genard

Are you pitching to angels, venture capital firms, or other private funding sources? Here's the one public speaking skill you need to make a winning pitch to investors.  read more »

What to Do at the Last Minute for a Successful Speech

Feb 10, 2019 by Gary Genard

Want to be sure you're a hit at an upcoming meeting or presentation? Here's what you should do at the last minute for a successful speech!  read more »

How to Improve Your Voice for Persuasiveness and Power

Jan 27, 2019 by Gary Genard

As a presenter, do you deliver data . . . or give life to your ideas through how you sound? Here's how to improve your voice for persuasiveness and power! read more »

The One Habit that Will Make You a Better Speaker

Jan 13, 2019 by Gary Genard

Want people to be interested and to pay close attention to what you say? Here's the one powerful habit that will make you a better speaker. read more »

Readers' Favorites: My Top 10 Public Speaking Blogs of 2018

Dec 16, 2018 by Gary Genard

From presentations to pitches to politics, this year's speeches are history. For your own improvement, here are readers' favorites of my top 10 public speaking blogs of 2018. read more »

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