How To Give A Great Speech Even When You Aren’t There

Hey speaker, how good of a speaker are you when you don’t get a chance to show up? I’m not talking about blowing off a speaking gig, rather I’m talking about that virtual stage that all of us find ourselves occupying all too often: the teleconference. You might not view this as an opportunity to … Read moreHow To Give A Great Speech Even When You Aren’t There

Stop! Public Speakers Need To Step Away From The PowerPoint…

When somebody asks you to give a speech do you start thinking about the PowerPoint (or Keynote for you Mac users) slides that you’ll have to create? Do you ask the person how long the speech needs to be just in order to determine how many slides that you’ll need to make? Stop! Maybe it’s … Read moreStop! Public Speakers Need To Step Away From The PowerPoint…

Learn How To Get Over Your Fear Of Pecha Kucha

So how hip and cool are you? If you are both hip and cool, then I don’t even have to tell you what “Pecha Kucha” is because you already know. If, however, you are like the rest of us, then you might be scratching your head right about now and saying something like “I’ve never … Read moreLearn How To Get Over Your Fear Of Pecha Kucha

Learn To Write Better Speeches In 5 Simple Steps

You’ve just had the best idea that you’ve ever had for a great speech. You can see it in your mind’s eye so very, very clearly. Now if only you could write a speech that would allow you to get this idea across to your audience as clearly as you see it. Hmm, perhaps there … Read moreLearn To Write Better Speeches In 5 Simple Steps

5 Secrets To Writing A Better Speech

We’d all like to be seen as being great speakers. We imagine ourselves as the next Tony Robbins, standing in the middle of a huge stage with a large audience hanging on our every word. I fully support your dream, but perhaps we need to have a talk about how you are going to go … Read more5 Secrets To Writing A Better Speech

Dr. Jim Anderson To Be Featured On Iowa NPR Radio Show “The Exchange”

  On the day of the 2012 Republican National party’s caucus in the state of Iowa, Dr. Jim Anderson will be participating in a discussion of political speeches, past and present. Here’s how the Iowa NPR radio station describes the discussion: Do inspirational words of the past fit into the politics of today? We attempt … Read moreDr. Jim Anderson To Be Featured On Iowa NPR Radio Show “The Exchange”