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TOP TRENDS IN THE PUBLIC SPEAKING INDUSTRY – Part 2

There are some trends in the conference industry that speakers should be aware of. If speaking at conferences is your goal, then pay attention to these trends. 1) Conferences are packing more and more in. More speakers with less time. More variety of content. This is the reason why your content must stand out among…

TOP TRENDS IN THE PUBLIC SPEAKING INDUSTRY – Part 1

The Speaking Industry is moving ahead rather quickly. Knowing and staying ahead of the trends can give you the advantage. Let’s explore what is happening and how it can affect your speaking career. 1) Corporate (and presentations) are going more casual. I think it began with casual Fridays, but the day of a presenter in…

EAT THESE TO IMPROVE YOUR MEMORY – Part 2

Since your memory and your focus are critical to your success and your life, we are going to look at 7 more foods that can boost your brain power. 8) Coconut oil, one of the most versatile — and good for you — foods out there. There’s almost nothing that coconut oil can’t help. When…

EAT THESE TO IMPROVE YOUR MEMORY – Part 1

A sharp memory will help you memorize your speech and recall it when you are on stage. Eating the right foods can help you avoid brain freeze and keep you calm. Let’s explore what you can eat to support healthy brain function. 1) Consume blueberries on a regular basis. Blueberries should be called “brain-berries”, because…

BUILD YOUR BRAIN & MAKE IT EASY TO MEMORIZE YOUR SPEECH

Memorizing a speech can be a challenge at any age. Learning what you can do to super-charge your brain to make it easier, is a good way to guarantee that you’ll shine on stage. 1) Learn the key images and themes of your speech, rather than memorizing it word for word. Since we think in…

4 TIPS TO MEMORIZING A SPEECH

Memorizing a speech can be an arduous task. Let’s look at some tips to help you conquer the challenge. 1) Visualize Your Speech – Rather than trying to memorize a speech word for word, dissect the speech into a number of key images. By identifying and visualizing the main milestones of the speech, you can…

Become “The Speaker of Choice” for Conference Organizers Part 2

Being the best speaker at a conference is going to make the conference organizer shine. Let’s learn more 5 more tips to make you the speaker of choice. 6) Give them some fun – Conference attendees endure hours on end of listening to speaker after speaker. Make it worth their time and attention. Add humor…

Become “The Speaker of Choice” for Conference Organizers Part 1

Conference organizers are very busy professionals, but they are always on the look-out for passionate speakers, who can give great value to their audiences. How do you set yourself apart from the rest of candidates? Let’s take a look at what you can do to stand out. 1) Avoid the speaker faux pas – In…

Six Secrets to Preventing Death by Power Point

We have all suffered miserably as the result of a bad Power Point presentation. Bad graphics, tiny font, endless copy and senseless special effects can lead to the slow, tragic death of your audience and can almost guarantee that there is no chance of being invite back. It can also become a crutch or a…