Giving a Farewell Speech for Your Executive

By - November 25, 2022

Farewell speeches are a public speaking challenge and a balancing act, explains Paul Carroll

Introverts can be excellent meeting contributors and presenters

By - July 25, 2018

Kay Heald introduces her ‘introverted’ public speaking toolkit Introversion refers to a particular way we energise ourselves. Extroverts are energised by being around people. Introverts can also enjoy the company of others, but this uses up their energy so at some point they will need to take themselves away to recharge. What does this mean... Read more »
Career Development

Getting Past Scared to Getting on Stage

By - July 27, 2017

Look at it as an opportunity to be of service explains Kemetia Foley I remember the first time I sang solo. It was 7th grade at Alice Deal Junior High in Washington, DC. Someone, maybe my music teacher? convinced me to sing at the school talent show. According to my late father’s account of the... Read more »

Public Speaking – There is no need to fear

By - September 26, 2016

We are increasingly fearful of public speaking because it means risking our group membership says Lynda Shaw

You Are Talking But What Is Your Body Saying?

By - May 25, 2015

Is your mouth saying one thing and your body something else? If you’re giving a speech you’ve probably thought carefully about the words – but have you thought about your body language? Unless your body language is aligned with your vocal language you are missing the opportunity to deliver the full impact of your message,... Read more »

Winning Beginnings – Opening Your Speech With Impact

By - January 25, 2015

Lyn Roseaman shares her tops tips on opening your speech when speaking in public
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Why Every Presentation Needs D.R.A.M.A.

By - September 25, 2014

Grab your audience's attention by adding drama to your speech or presentation, says Sandy Geroux
Processes & Procedures

Three tips for public speaking

By - July 25, 2014

Correct breathing, voice and speech techniques form the foundation for public speaking explains Adam Milford

10 Tips to Help Admins Become Exceptional Public Speakers

By - May 25, 2014

You have a terrific idea for making an improvement to how your team manages projects. It will save a lot of time and eliminate a lot of unnecessary emails. You have to pitch the idea to the three project managers you work with daily, then you have to pitch it to your executive. Could you... Read more »

Breathing Tips and Exercises for Great Public Speaking

By - May 25, 2014

Tom Balmont shares 5 tips to help you master breathing during a presentation or speech

The Secret of Successful Public Speaking

By - March 25, 2011

Damian Muirhead explains how to be more confident and more accomplished when speaking in public