“Every professional speaker is a motivational speaker. They’re all saying the same thing. The difference is the stories they tell.” ~ Davida Shensky from Public Speaking Super Powers By Carma Spence Pre-order your copy of Public Speaking Super Powers today! Help me complete this book! You can contribute directly to […]
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“You choose to be powerful or you choose to be pitiful. I choose to be powerful. I choose to believe I can do anything that I want to do if I put my mind to it and my effort to it. … If you look at anything else in your […]
“You’ve really got to get a good sense of who your audience is technologically-wise, education-wise … there’s a whole bunch of things. So reading that audience is really part of what makes this public speaking thing a learned skill. But it is also a little bit of a natural ability, […]
“It doesn’t matter what kind of mood you are in, or what happened at home, or what happened in the program the day before, or what happened out on the street. None of that is allowed to impact [your presentation]. You show up and you do a great job. And […]
“That was the best advice I ever received as a speaker … to throw everything away that you have no passion to speak about. And to only speak about the things that really get the juices flowing. That the people will see when you share the information that you just […]
Breathing from the belly is not only the healthier way to breathe … oxygenating your whole body … but it also makes your speaking voice stronger and more persuasive. In the first episode of The C.A.P. Podcast, my guest, Cindy Ashton shared some exercises for improving the quality of […]
You might be surprised how much your voice affects whether someone works with you or not. In the first episode of The C.A.P. Podcast, my guest, Cindy Ashton shared some examples of this effect, as well as some exercises for improving the quality of your voice. In this video, you get a sample of what we talked about.