To Slide or Not to Slide (Is Not the Question)

"Should I use slides when I present or not?" It's a good question. But I'm not…


How Will You Be Remembered? (Two Moments Every Speaker Needs to Think About)

Will you be remembered well? Will you even be remembered at all?  According to…


The Attention Tension (How to Capture and Engage your Audience)

In November 2015 I experienced Times Square for the first time. It was…


Why Some Leaders Grow (And Others Don’t)

How can I get better?  It is a fundamental question that any great leader will…


Stick the Landing (Three Questions You Should Answer Before You Close)

Have you ever worked so hard and been so close to achieving something, only to…


If You Want to Connect (Learn the Language)

As leader, we will always struggle to lead the room, if we cannot learn to…


Four Questions People Ask (Every Time You Speak)

Depending on who you ask, it has been said that the average person has between…


Want to Improve? (Try Asking the Audience)

As someone who works alongside leaders to improve how they communicate one of…


I have to speak and I’m freaking out (Three tips to calm the nerves)

You’re not really scared, but for some reason your hands are shaking. You’re…


Happy ‘One Year Closer to Death’ Day (The Weight of Words)

Happy 'One Year Closer to Death' Day! It doesn’t have the same ring to it as…