PUBLIC SPEAKING: An Easy Way to OVERCOME FEAR

2018-10-23T02:13:20+00:00

PUBLIC SPEAKING: An Easy Way to OVERCOME FEAR Today, let's talk about how to overcome your fear of public speaking. Public speaking fear is a huge issue. There are so many different reasons why people can be afraid of getting up and speaking in front of the group. One of the reasons why people [...]

PUBLIC SPEAKING: An Easy Way to OVERCOME FEAR2018-10-23T02:13:20+00:00

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

Public Speaking – Is it helpful to have a book?

2018-10-01T13:52:34+00:00

Public Speaking - is it helpful to have a book? Recently, a few people have asked me if I thought writing my book was worth the time and effort. I would say yes! And here are three reasons why: 1- Enhances your credibility as a speaker Having a book gives you cred. There have [...]

Public Speaking – Is it helpful to have a book?2018-10-01T13:52:34+00:00

Public Speaking – negotiating your terms

2018-09-24T17:12:27+00:00

Hi! I'm a bit dolled up in today's video as I'm about to sing at a corporate event. There are, of course, vast amounts of overlap between performing and speaking and I love to speak about the business and voice-related aspects of both (as you may already know from my book 'How to be [...]

Public Speaking – negotiating your terms2018-09-24T17:12:27+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

3 things you should never do straight after a public speaking opportunity

2018-05-24T16:11:51+00:00

When I first started speaking to promote my biz I made every mistake in the book. There's a lot to keep in mind. You're anxious to ace your presentation, give the audience a great experience, keep your host or event planner happy, and so much more. So it's no surprise that most of us, [...]

3 things you should never do straight after a public speaking opportunity2018-05-24T16:11:51+00:00

7 ways to deal with negative feedback

2018-04-10T14:58:45+00:00

After a recent keynote, among the many positive reviews that came back, I received...one stinky one!! The experience prompted me think about how to deal with negative feedback. My hard working intern, Sally, created this infographic from a Facebook Live video I recorded on the subject (see bottom of the post). I [...]

7 ways to deal with negative feedback2018-04-10T14:58:45+00:00