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Don't Talk to Your Audience, Talk With Them
Public Speaking

Don't Talk to Your Audience, Talk With Them

Our conversation with an audience is not a monologue; it's a dialogue.
Myisha Cherry
12 Dated Expressions That Deserve a Comeback
Communication Strategies

12 Dated Expressions That Deserve a Comeback

Do you use the same words or phrases over and over? Freshen up your vocabulary with these gems from the past.
Kristin Piombino
How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities
Communication Strategies

How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities

While how you say something is important, what you say can still be the difference between success and anything else short of that.
Thomas Edwards
These Words Can Hurt Your Credibility Without You Even Realizing It
Communication Strategies

These Words Can Hurt Your Credibility Without You Even Realizing It

Most people don't realize how they sound to others.
Entrepreneurs Must Always Have Answers for These 5 Questions
Personal Branding

Entrepreneurs Must Always Have Answers for These 5 Questions

A leader can always articulate a vision and comment on current events.
Chuck Cohn
3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements
Public Speaking

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements

Many organizations and businesses have budgets for speakers. Finding them and connecting is just like hustling for any other opportunity.
Kimanzi Constable
7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers
Public Speaking

7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers

Simon Sinek delivered TED Talks' third most-watched presentation ever. Here are his top secrets for capturing, captivating and connecting with your audience.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
You'll Never Hear Successful People Say These 15 Phrases
Success Strategies

You'll Never Hear Successful People Say These 15 Phrases

To get to where you want to be, the best and easiest thing to do is to simply follow the examples that others set for you.
Sujan Patel
Nothing to Say? Here's How You Can Make Small Talk.
Speaking

Nothing to Say? Here's How You Can Make Small Talk.

Before you get so nervous you can't say a word, consider these tips to help you become more conversational.
The 4 Most Persuasive Words in the English Language
Communications

The 4 Most Persuasive Words in the English Language

Communication is key to achieving your goals. These words can help influence your most important correspondences.
The SEAL Teams Don't Accept These 10 Phrases, and Neither Should You
Communications

The SEAL Teams Don't Accept These 10 Phrases, and Neither Should You

The cultures of business and the Navy may seem worlds apart, but that doesn't mean the latter can't inspire the workplace.
Jeff Boss
5 Easy Ways to Become a Better Public Speaker -- Fast
Public Speaking

5 Easy Ways to Become a Better Public Speaker -- Fast

With some tips and some practice, you can leave a lasting impression that you will want people to remember.
Carol Roth
Is Your Voice a Business Asset or a Liability?
Communications

Is Your Voice a Business Asset or a Liability?

Your company can be judged by how you project its outlook -- literally as you speak.
Jesse Torres
How to Cut the 'Ums,' Uhs,' and 'Literallys' When Speaking
Public Speaking

How to Cut the 'Ums,' Uhs,' and 'Literallys' When Speaking

Using these filler words when you speak will annoy your listeners and torpedo your credibility.