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Body language is a presentation skill that sets the stage for success

Have you ever heard of the comedic musician Victor Borge? Take a look at an old film clip of Borge on YouTube. His trademark humorous sketch involved reading a story and illustrating the punctuation marks by drawing them in the air with accompanying sound effects. It never failed to capture an audience and keep them […]


Unlearn Whatever is Getting in Your Way!

We live in a world that is telling us to constantly be “learning” things. If you stop learning, so says the world, you stop growing, stop leading, and stop living. You “fall behind” or “start deteriorating” or, as author Tom Clancyshares with us, “Life is about learning; when you stop learning, you die.” The irony […]


Connecting: The Communication Skill That Quells Chaos

I just got off of the phone from having a heartwarming conversation, with a client I have known for years. At this point I’d say we are friends— which is comforting in this era of uncertainty, change, and technology. I also just finished reading an article in the Elephant Journal Entitled “10 Ways to Feel […]


Executive Presence: Inspiration or Education

I have just returned from a conference in Argentina. This meeting was for the international Entrepreneurial Organization (EO), and 450 members attended from all over the world. The goal  was to offer outstanding speakers, learning events and networking, and to fully experience our host city, Buenos Aries. At one event, I sat next to a […]


Executive Presence is about accepting feedback too!

Have you ever gotten feedback from someone at work that sounded something like this? You ramble or get off point I can’t understand you You come across as too aggressive You don’t convey confidence I need you to be stronger I can’t understand your accent You said “ah” or “um” fifty times in five minutes […]


Empathy: A Gateway to Understanding

I recently found myself sitting with tears streaming down my face, pondering the importance of empathy, after viewing a video that was produced by The Cleveland Clinic– it touched me deeply. Just what does it mean to have empathy for others? According to Wikipedia, Empathy is the capacity to recognize emotions that are being experienced […]


3 Public Speaking Tips From James Bond

Over the past month, the Bond franchise has come roaring back with the International hit Skyfall. Of course, considering the character, the movie is full of incredible stunts, gorgeous locales, and even some high tech gadgetry. However, unlike Bond films of the past, which pit Bond against a maniacal villain bent on world domination or […]


Poetry Power in Executive Presence

Is there anyone who distills ideas into concentrated communication better than poets? And by poets, I mean everyone from Robert Frost to Dr. Seuss, pop singers to rap artists. That’s why a recent article in The Atlantic magazine caught my attention. Dorothea Lasky, an educator and poet, penned the article What Poetry Teaches Us About […]


Improve Your Communication Skills With Power Listening

Remember this feeling? You’re at a conference or a networking event, having a conversation with a colleague. Suddenly you notice his eyes have wandered away from your face, over your shoulder, to scan the room for other contacts. Or try this scenario. You’re sitting across the desk from your supervisor to discuss a project. Every […]


3 Ways To Always Sound Original (Even If Your Presentation Isn’t)

Some public speaking topics are easier than others.  If you’re talking about a breakthrough in modern medicine the new idea can carry the presentation.  However, if you’re trying to convince a room full of potential clients to purchase your product, chances are you aren’t the first person to tell them about a very similar product.  […]





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