One Of The Best TED Talks Analyzed: Does School Kill Creativity?

One Of The Best TED Talks Analyzed: Does School Kill Creativity?

Lets analyze one of the most popular TED Talks of all time… If you haven’t watched this TED Talk, then make sure you watch it before reading the rest of this. What’s so great about this talk? Lets analyze it… Context The best speeches (ever), talk about...
How to get standing ovations as a speaker…every time

How to get standing ovations as a speaker…every time

The video above shows you tips on how to get standing ovations at the end of your presentation. The purpose of a standing ovation isn’t for your ego, it’s so the meeting planner has tangible proof that you’re good. Meeting planners always want to...
Speaking Resources

Speaking Resources

These are a list of resources you can use to help you grow your speaking business. Directory Of Events: This is a list of websites you can use to find speaking opportunities. Speaker Contract: This is the exact contract I use for my paid speaking gigs. Notice how...
4 PowerPoint Presentation Tips That Rock

4 PowerPoint Presentation Tips That Rock

You’ve probably seen a million powerpoint presentations…and almost all of them are pretty boring. But because you’re nice you don’t say anything and you sit through the torture. You never tell the speaker how boring their powerpoints were, you just silently think...
How To Improve Your Public Speaking Skills Really Fast

How To Improve Your Public Speaking Skills Really Fast

There are tons of people out there who want to get better at public speaking and improve their presentation skills but they’re not exactly sure how to do it. In this video, I’m going to show you how to become a better speaking a short amount of time. Now you probably...
Creating Presentations That Motivate

Creating Presentations That Motivate

Most speakers know that they should create content that motivates. Even if you’re not a motivational speaker, at some level, your presentation needs to have inspirational messages in it because it opens people up to your message. Inspirational messages get people to...
How To Memorize A Presentation Really Fast

How To Memorize A Presentation Really Fast

Lots of people want to get better at public speaking and they try to write out a presentation but then they can’t really remember exactly what they wanted to say. I mean, it’s one thing to come up with a presentation but how do you actually memorize your presentation?...

Making Presentations So Good People Can’t Help But Notice

Have you seen a presentation or video so good that you couldn’t help but talk about it? We’ve all seen viral videos or a public speaker that makes a jaw-dropping presentation and we just want to tell others about it. But what makes a presentation so good?...

How To Project Confience As A Public Speaker

There are some speakers who just have that It Factor and others who just don’t have that vibe. You’ve seen it before…the speaker who gets on stage and they have stage fright or they just look out of place; They’re the cute kitty cats in a lions...

5 Things Great Speakers Do Naturally

You’ve probably seen great speakers and you’ve probably seen horrible speakers. There are speakers who you wish would keep going and then there are speakers who you’re practically begging to stop. So what separates the two? What do the great speakers...

What should you do as a speaker if you forget your speech?

Have you ever seen the show Shark Tank? If you have, then you’ve probably seen the entrepreneurs mess up their pitch. And this got me thinking… If you’re a professional speaker and you forget your speech, what do you do? First, watch the video of...

Why every professional speaker should get standing ovations

If you’re speaking at a conference then getting a standing ovation is a big ego boost but is there another reason why you should go after the big standing O? Smart speakers know that standing ovations are much more than an ego boost and smart speakers go after...