Make Your Stories More Engaging

2018-10-15T20:47:23+00:00

Public Speaking: How To Make Your Stories More Engaging Recently, I was asked to put together a keynote talk on confidence for a corporate women's conference. While I was reviewing my stories and polishing them up a bit, it occurred to me how important it is not only to tell stories - because we [...]

Make Your Stories More Engaging2018-10-15T20:47:23+00:00

Public Speaking Opportunities – The Importance of Follow Up

2018-10-08T11:47:49+00:00

Public Speaking Opportunities: The importance of follow-up Today, I want to chat about the importance of follow-up, not only in terms of securing public speaking opportunities but also in terms of your business overall. Recently, someone in my Facebook group  asked a question about how to follow up and keep prospects warm so that somebody [...]

Public Speaking Opportunities – The Importance of Follow Up2018-10-08T11:47:49+00:00

TELL YOUR STORY to BUILD YOUR BUSINESS

2018-09-24T11:01:56+00:00

I'm currently in sunny Mallorca, Spain, celebrating my birthday and today, I want to talk about one of the hot topics in the business world which is Storytelling. There are people out there who aren't using a really powerful story to build their business and to share who they are and win more clients. [...]

TELL YOUR STORY to BUILD YOUR BUSINESS2018-09-24T11:01:56+00:00

Business Networking – Why it’s so important to STAND OUT!

2018-09-15T02:05:19+00:00

Today, let's talk about business networking and why it's so important to stand out. Last week, I was chatting with the head of business development of a decent sized law firm here in London. We were talking about some potential training opportunities for their staff. He mentioned that some of their staff don't enjoy [...]

Business Networking – Why it’s so important to STAND OUT!2018-09-15T02:05:19+00:00

Create Your Own Signature System

2018-09-03T17:55:26+00:00

Today's blog is all about creating your own signature system and why it’s so important for your business. It may seem like a hassle to have to fit what you do into an easy to remember framework, especially if you're reverse-engineering it...ie, you already have your process and now you have to try to [...]

Create Your Own Signature System2018-09-03T17:55:26+00:00

Improve Your Public Speaking with Rhetorical Devices

2017-10-18T15:03:53+00:00

  In this post I’ve listed a few of the rhetorical devices you’ll often find in speeches, poetry, and prose. It might not be your first thought to include them in your own works. Reconsider, because they can genuinely raise the quality of a talk and provide your audience with a richer experience.   [...]

Improve Your Public Speaking with Rhetorical Devices2017-10-18T15:03:53+00:00

How to build your credibility as a public speaker using seeding

2017-09-25T15:42:27+00:00

Did you ever watch a speaker and grow to trust them as a result of the bits of information they subtly shared? If so, you probably saw 'seeding' in action. As a professional singer as well as a speaking coach, I like to use examples from the world of pop music, so bear with me [...]

How to build your credibility as a public speaker using seeding2017-09-25T15:42:27+00:00

Public Speaking Tips: How to handle your next Q&A session

2017-09-14T17:51:02+00:00

Did you ever fluff your Q&A session, coming away from a speech thinking you could have made a better impression? It’s a good idea to conclude your talk after the Q&A rather than before. Q&A sessions can be difficult to control and it’s better for you to leave the audience with a positive final image [...]

Public Speaking Tips: How to handle your next Q&A session2017-09-14T17:51:02+00:00