Your Shortest Speech

September 12, 2017

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!When we are asked to give a speech, we understand the importance of public speaking and so we generally plan on talking for somewhere between 30 and 60 minutes depending on the venue. However, that is not always the case. […]

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Become A Better Speaker By Giving 3 Other Types Of Speeches

August 29, 2017

I think that I’m on safe ground if I say that we’d all like to find a way to become a better public speaker. Every time that we take the stage there is that moment just before we start our speech where a thought runs through our head. It says, “it’s too late now, but […]

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How To Grow Your Speaking Abilities

August 22, 2017

As speakers we all start out the same: we get asked to give our first speech, we may be nervous but somehow we summon up the strength to get up there in front of everyone and actually give a speech! Now that that is over, we’d like to get better at this speech giving thing […]

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Apps For Speakers: Which Ones Are Best For You?

August 15, 2017

Welcome to the 21st Century! Even as we enter into what appears to be an almost all-digital age, it turns out that the art of being able to give a speech to an audience is still in high demand and people still appreciate the importance of public speaking. What we need to learn how to […]

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How To Move Beyond PowerPoint For Visual Aids

August 8, 2017

In most cases, when we give a speech we like to show up with some visual aids. When it comes time to make visual aids, I am more than willing to admit that I’ll turn to PowerPoint and get busy. Why not? I know how to use PowerPoint and I must have made about a […]

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Get Your Audience’s Attention By Bragging, Just Don’t Be A Jerk About It

August 1, 2017

As a speaker, we have an obligation when we are starting our speech to find a way to use the importance of public speaking to capture our audience’s attention. What we need to do is to convince them that what we are about to tell them is actually important enough for them to spend the […]

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How A Speaker Can Break Through And Connect With Their Audience

July 25, 2017

We give speeches for a very specific reason. We want to be able to change lives – that’s what the importance of public speaking is all about. I’m pretty sure that we all share the same dream. We want to take the stage, share our speech with our audience, and then have them leave the […]

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What’s The Best Way To Get Your Audience To Love Your Idea?

July 18, 2017

The reason that we give speeches is because we believe in the importance of public speaking and we have something that we want to share with our audience. It is our hope that because of the time, energy, and effort that we’ve put into creating, practicing, and delivering our speech our audience will understand what […]

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Tips For How To Get Your Ideas To Spread

July 11, 2017

Creating, practicing, and delivering a speech is not an easy thing to do. However, as long as we are going to the effort of doing such a thing there has to be a reason. There has to be some sort of motivation greater than the importance of public speaking for us to make the effort, […]

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3 Things That Every Speech MUST Have

June 27, 2017

Nobody ever said that building a speech was going to be easy, but sometimes it seems to be harder to do than other times. It is at times like this that we need to be able to take a step back and make sure that we really understand what we need to be including in […]

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