Hand Gestures when Speaking

Hands are an important part of body language when speaking. In his book titled, Nonverbal Communication,  the leading Californian researcher Albert Mehrabian claims facial expressions are almost eight times as powerful as the words used. That words only count for … Continue reading

If You Can’t Communicate – Warren Buffett Quote

If you can't communicate, it's like winking

If you can’t communicate, it’s like winking at a girl in the dark. ~ Warren Buffett Mr. Buffett Values the Ability to Communicate This quote by billionaire Warren Buffett demonstrates the value he places on communication skills.  In 2009 Mr. Buffett and … Continue reading

Get the Quote Right

Reading an article about a keynote address I had delivered was my first strong awareness of how important it is to get the quote right.   The year was 1998, and I delivered a closing keynote address to wrap up … Continue reading

Why Toastmasters Part 2

Why Toastmasters? The foundation for public speaking success in is in the Toastmaster club experience In Why Toastmasters part one I shared my take on how it is Toastmasters changes lives – ending with the fact that in the corporate environment it is … Continue reading

Quotes about Public Speaking – George Bernard Shaw

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken  place. – George Bernard Shaw George Bernard Shaw is my hero. Why? Because this quote of his s my absolute all time favorite quote. Why? BECAUSE IT … Continue reading

Why Master Public Speaking?

  I’ve done a couple of posts on the amazing public speaking trainer, Maurice DiMino. One is his experience as a youth, the other is about your million dollar message. When Maurice DiMino  was a guest while I had a … Continue reading

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