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Metaphors, Similes, and Analogies: The Special Sauce for Your Presentation Masterpiece

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Metaphors, Similes, and Analogies The Special Sauce for Your Presentation
Metaphors, Similes, and Analogies: The Special Sauce for Your Presentation Masterpiece Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

Metaphors, Similes, and Analogies are your secret weapon when you create presentations. I like to think of myself as a pretty good speaker and writer. I always hated English class in high school and college, though. So, I always got confused between what was a metaphor, what was a simile, and what was an analogy….

The Opposite of Imposter Syndrome A Journey to Self-Confidence
The Opposite of Imposter Syndrome: A Journey to Self-Confidence and Belief in Yourself leadership tips, Podcasts

Imposter syndrome is a term used to describe the feeling of inadequacy, self-doubt, and lack of confidence that many people experience in their professional or personal lives. It is the feeling that you are a fraud, that you are not good enough, and that your accomplishments are simply the result of luck or circumstance rather…

Doug Staneart-How I Overcame My Fear of Public Speaking
How Public Speaking Courses Helped Me Overcome My Fear Podcasts

I’m Doug Staneart — President and CEO of The Leader’s Institute ® and Creator of the Fearless Presentations ® Public Speaking Training Programs. And this is How I Overcame My Fear of Public Speaking (And How You Can Too!) The first thing my public speaking class members often ask me is questions like, “Do you still get…

5 Practical Tips to Help you Overcome Stage Fright
5 Practical Tips to Help you Overcome Stage Fright & Reduce Performance Anxiety Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

Want to overcome stage fright for good? Do you experience dry mouth, rapid breathing, and sweaty palms when you present in front of a crowd? If so, these five practical tips can help you lower that level of anxiety in less than a week. Whether or not it’s your first time preparing for a speech…

How to Write a Speech in Just a Few Simple Steps
How to Write a Speech in Just a Few Simple Steps Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

Looking for how to write a speech in a few simple steps? Over the last 20 years, our instructors have dissected thousands of speeches. In that time, we’ve been able to identify simple things that can easily make or break a presentation. We’ve assembled a simple, step-by-step process that explains how to write a speech…

How to Introduce Yourself in a Presentation with Examples
How to Introduce Yourself in a Presentation [with Examples] Podcasts, presentation skills

One of the more challenging parts of any presentation is the very first part. If you are wondering how to introduce yourself before starting your presentation, you are in good company. For most of us, once we get the first few sentences out, our nervousness will diminish pretty significantly. So, this initial self-introduction is really…