Presentation Skills For The Camera – Public Speaking Tip

Presentation Skills For The Camera – Public Speaking Tip

In person you have their attention. On camera it’s harder. -we turn ‘professional’ on camera -video = no feedback CONTEXT matters -In person (hand gestures can distract) -IG stories = realistic -Stage/Video = exaggerated -5min vs Live = Live, harder to keep attention...
WHAT DOES IT TAKE?

WHAT DOES IT TAKE?

“All men can see these tactics whereby I conquer but what none can see is the strategy out of which victory is evolved” Sun Tzu It is possible to fail, am I doing what it takes to succeed? We can’t see what hard work looks like -Kobe 1,000 shots -you see the podcast...
Getting Good On Video

Getting Good On Video

A realtor stopped by the studio to build her brand, so we were filming a video she can use for her content and her ads. But as she was talking, I noticed she did what most people do when they’re on camera…they get all ‘professional-like’. How do you get good on...
Video marketing is the future – Here’s how you get good at it

Video marketing is the future – Here’s how you get good at it

Everyone is saying ‘video’ is the future of marketing. So you better get good at it, or you’ll be bad (yea I know, that was deep. Let it sink in for a moment). So this new video shows you how to get good on video. I’ve been doing videos for awhile. And then the world...
Public speaking tip – Making Presentations Interesting

Public speaking tip – Making Presentations Interesting

How many presentations have you sat through where you thought, “Oh God. If I have to listen to this (poop emoji) any longer…” Probably a lot. The key is to not be the person on stage delivering a boring presentation (without realizing it) So how do you make a...
Turning a WOW presentation into a WTF presentation

Turning a WOW presentation into a WTF presentation

For you it will be the greatest moment of your life. For me, it will be Tuesday. This video will change the course of your life. Ok, maybe I’m overselling this a little. But there are times when you have to make a presentation so good that it’s one of the greatest...
The Best Speaker Training Videos

The Best Speaker Training Videos

This website has tons of speaker training videos that answers almost every question you have about building a speaking business. But here are some of my favorite videos: Bookmark this page!!!! (And if you want to see the day-to-day activities of marketing yourself...
The Best Public Speaking Tip EVER!

The Best Public Speaking Tip EVER!

This is the best presentation-skills tip…ever! If you ask anyone who has seen my presentation what the response was from the audience, they will tell you one thing: “Benji got a standing ovation.” I’m not joking. I literally have gotten a standing ovation at every...
The old way of speaking is DEAD – Do this instead

The old way of speaking is DEAD – Do this instead

Gary is an ugly guy. And if Kim Kardashian taught us anything about this world, it’s that only pretty people should be successful. So why is Gary Vaynerchuk so popular? Here’s the theory: (watch the video) When I did a presentation at the VIP dinner for the Traffic...
How I create tons of content

How I create tons of content

“Dear sexy beast, I was wondering…how do you put out so much content for Speaking Lifestyle?” That’s the basic email/comment I’ve gotten from several people who watch the Speaking Lifestyle videos. …So how do you put out more content to market yourself? I don’t have a...
The best way to get video footage of you speaking at events

The best way to get video footage of you speaking at events

Someone sent an email asking how to get video footage when you speak at events. She wanted to know how to get the video footage, how to find someone to film, and which events allow you to do it. Because you’re so smart that you make Einstein look dumb, you know that...
Q&A on Presentation Skills

Q&A on Presentation Skills

Not too long ago, a speaker asked multiple questions about presentation skills and the business side of speaking. Here are the questions that were asked and answered in this video… …”What are some games, exercises, techniques, etc. a speaker can use to get 100% full...
What do you do if you speak on different topics?

What do you do if you speak on different topics?

You’re about to read an email from a speaker who has two messages and he’s wondering how to market it better. You might be able to speak on multiple topics (at least if you’re a genius…but you could be dumb, who knows). And if you have multiple messages, then how do...