Recent Posts

Date: November 12, 2014
As I prepare to offer a new class on effective virtual communication, I have been exploring tools that can help presenters be successful........ Read More...
Date: October 28, 2014
Recently, I provided some presentation coaching to the keynote speakers for this year’s US Conference on AIDS........... Read More...
Date: October 15, 2014
Of all the tools and techniques a speaker can use to make a presentation more effective, the simple question is the most versatile.......... Read More...
Date: September 30, 2014
Confidence is more than just managed anxiety. A confident speaker is passionate and immediate with his or her audience.............. Read More...
Date: September 17, 2014
“Know your audience” is a key mantra of people who do what I do for a living. Communication professors and coaches know that............. Read More...
Date: September 3, 2014
Often how you present something is more important than what you present. In this animated short video............... Read More...
Date: August 19, 2014
Distraction reigns supreme in today’s corporate world. How can you gain and maintain your virtual audience’s attention............. Read More...
Date: August 6, 2014
Recent academic research points to specific behaviours you can invoke to become a more authentic, compelling speaker............ Read More...
Date: July 23, 2014
If you are like me, you can vividly recall with great detail an embarrassing or traumatic public speaking experience regardless of............. Read More...
Date: July 8, 2014
Will you get the funding you need? Will you get the grade you want? Will you get the help you require? All of these fears............... Read More...