[youtube id=”wJBGP24p26k” mode=”normal” align=”center”] We celebrated my sister’s wedding recently where my Dad delivered a great Father of the Bride speech. It was funny and well delivered and brought tears to some eyes as well. And so I spoke to him about how he went about creating that speech and what tips he could offer […]
Using pauses during a public speech or presentation is an important way to engage the audience and to deliver your message effectively. A lot of us fail to use pauses in the right manner and therefore we throw our audience off and lose their engagement throughout the presentation. Pausing is something that we hate to […]
Public speaking rubric is a document or measurement scale that is used to test and measure a student’s public speaking technique. However, this form of measurement actually hinders people becoming better public speakers. Today I’m going to talk to you about why Public Speaking Rubric is failing our students, and what we can do to […]
[powerpress] In this podcast episode I talk about a great speaker who you should listen to if you want to build your confidence and improve your public speaking skills.
[powerpress] 1. He speaks slowly, quietly and calmly. He is not proclaiming anything, he is delivering insight 2. Sets up his talk with an overarching belief – “Marking is about values” 3. Use an example to prove your point – “Got Milk” and “Nike never talk about their shoes, they honour great athletes and great […]
If you are looking for the collection of the best movie speeches ever then you have come to the right place because in this post I have compiled a list of the top 15 inspirational movie speeches ever. If you know anything about me then you will know that I love the art of communication. […]
[powerpress] One of the best ways to learn about public speaking and to watch great motivational speeches is to get on TED.com. They have great inspirational speeches on there from some of the best speakers in the world on a variety of topics. Things from psychology and motivation, to technology, to medical breakthroughs, to beautiful […]