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Need to Develop Your Speaking Skills?

February 5th, 2019

Join our Speaking Skills Boot Camp for an intense speaking skills workout. In this half-day program you will participate in multiple speaking skills exercises that will get you up on your feet and bef...

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Keys to Business Storytelling

July 26th, 2015

“People want story because story fits the mind. It is how the mind absorbs, sorts and structures reality.” Robert McKee Storytelling is an extremely effective way to share information with an audience...

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Ideas to Engage Your Audience

May 12th, 2015

Think back to the last presentation you heard.  Was it engaging and captivating?  Did you find yourself anticipating what was coming next? Were you pulled into the presentation by the presenter?  Most...

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Making it Concrete with Cookies

April 19th, 2015

How can you bring pizzazz to a presentation that focuses primarily on financial or numerical data? Here's how Ben Cohen of Ben & Jerry's did it. To get people's attention, he created an animated s...

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Looking for a Way to Engage Your Audience?

April 19th, 2015

If you have several topics you want to cover in your talk, how about getting your audience to help you announce the topics? Our client, Lee Roper-Batker, President of the Women's Foundation of Minneso...

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Leave Your Listeners With a Visual Image

April 19th, 2015

When you want to convey the impact of numbers or statistics, it helps to leave your listeners with a visual image. Using charts or graphs is one way to do that, but it may not always be your most crea...

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