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The 5 Things You Must Know Before You Pursue Paid Speaking
Radicals & Visionaries

The 5 Things You Must Know Before You Pursue Paid Speaking

Save yourself from frustration and embarrassment with these simple tips.
Wendy Keller
4 Traits of Expert Communicators
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Traits of Expert Communicators

While there is no outwardly visible signs of an expert corporate communicators, here are four surefire ways to tell you are in the presence of one.
How to Get a Standing Ovation During Your Next Speech
Marketing Bootcamp

How to Get a Standing Ovation During Your Next Speech

Here are three tips to help you beat the blahs and earn applause the next time you take the stage.
Don't Embarrass Yourself Saying These 12 Commonly Misstated Phrases
Grammar

Don't Embarrass Yourself Saying These 12 Commonly Misstated Phrases

The easiest way to sound very smart is to not repeat the dumb things everybody else says all the time.
John Rampton
How to Tastefully Grab the Attention of an Audience
Entrepreneur Network

How to Tastefully Grab the Attention of an Audience

Attention-getters are key to a great speech -- as long as they're not over the top.
Entrepreneur Network
6 Ways to Channel George Clooney When Delivering Your Pitch
Make More Happen

6 Ways to Channel George Clooney When Delivering Your Pitch

Like other entrepreneurship skills, smooth speaking takes practice. Here's how to stop fumbling over words in front of a crowd.
Amy Rosen
How to Craft an Incredible Speech
Public Speaking

How to Craft an Incredible Speech

Public speaking is terrifying for many people. Here are a few pointers to help you get past the fear of talking in front of a crowd.
Lewis Howes
3 Tips for Getting Speaking Gigs
Public Speaking

3 Tips for Getting Speaking Gigs

Don't sit back, waiting for that big opportunity. Go after it with all you've got.
Gene Hammett
8 Buzzwords to Blacklist in Your Workplace
Radicals & Visionaries

8 Buzzwords to Blacklist in Your Workplace

Not only are phrases like these overused and misused, they often communicate very little or nothing.
Thomas Smale
5 Ways to Be a More Effective People Person
Radicals & Visionaries

5 Ways to Be a More Effective People Person

Want your social butterfly to soar? Try these tips.
Jeff Boss
Hire Professional Moderators So Your Event Panels Don't Suck
Marketing Bootcamp

Hire Professional Moderators So Your Event Panels Don't Suck

While a lot of attention is given to finding keynote speakers and other event details, panels often end up being an afterthought. This is where a professional moderator can help.
Carol Roth
7 Bad Speaking Habits to Break Immediately (Infographic)
Habits

7 Bad Speaking Habits to Break Immediately (Infographic)

Even your best ideas mean nothing if no one listens to you.
Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb
Communications

Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb

It's the words that we think we're using correctly that wreak the most havoc.
Travis Bradberry