Caffeinating compliance presentations

Your company has a new directive that has to get out – maybe a compliance issue or a new expense reporting system. These “required” presentations can be painful to create (and endure). Some simply copy and paste policies onto a series of slides. We  hear a monotone script, and feel largely uninspired or distracted by our inbox…

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Practice Makes Presentation Gold

You could have something in common with Michael Phelps, Simone Biles and Emily Infeld. It’s not fierce determination or daily 4:30 AM workouts. (Well, this might be the recipe for some.) It’s practice. For you, it’s presentation practice. When the gymnast approaches the uneven bars, she hasn’t waited until then to see how it all…

The truth about those TED talk videos

Last night my client took the stage at TEDxMidAtlantic. Giving a TEDx talk had been on her bucket list, and the experience is a great addition to her already impressive lineup of speaking engagements and media interviews. She was amazing, she was inspiring and the auditorium was electric with head nods and laughter.  (As soon as…