Distractions While Speaking

Nervous habits can cause the audience to become distracted from your message. Convey confidence and power by watching for and eliminating distracting, nervous habits. Through the many years of being a Toastmaster I have seen many types of distracting habits. … Continue reading

Body Language

Quote by Emerson that speaks to body language: What you do speaks so loud I can't hear what you say.

Body language conveys 55% of your message   What you do speaks so loud I can’t hear what you say. – Ralph Waldo Emerson  Ralph Waldo Emerson’s quote says it all.  Our body language can overpower our words. Does your … Continue reading

Analyze your Audience – What Do They Already Know?

Analyze Your Audience

In this post, I am sharing a recent experience when I did not analyze my audience more thoroughly.   To motivate your audience, present your message so that it addresses their pressing needs and interests. People listen to what affects … Continue reading

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    Photographs for your presentations