No matter how good your material and how well you delivered it, there will be some in the audience who will give your talk a failing grade.
The Goals of an Elevator Speech are to be hired and referred.
That won’t happen if people aren’t 100% certain about Who you are and What you do.
If that act is a good one, the audience will be “primed and ready” for the speaker and will “jump start” the presentation.
As one gets more proficient in delivering their expertise, a large crowd, or certainly more than a handful of people, presents advantages.
A Pattern Interrupt is something not expected and out of the ordinary that abruptly grabs people’s attention.
Transcript Fred Miller, “NO SWEAT Public Speaking!” Here’s a great way to hold your audience’s attention throughout your presentation. Start with a DISCLAIMER. Here’s one of mine: “We’re going to talk about …
Don’t you love that verbiage? I do!
What you’re saying is, “Don’t just take my word for how good I am at what I do. Check me out! – Google Me!”
If You’ve Written or Ever Plan to Write a Book READ THIS ARTICLE! One of the things I stress in my coaching, speaking, and writing is the importance of STORIES! …
We should be concentrating on the messenger, the person speaking.
Everything else is a distraction.
Pre-recorded videos I put out is my “Best Stuff.”
They consist of multiple takes and many edits.
It’s not just how good you are now. It’s how good you’re going to be that really matters.