Power Point Tips

PowerPoint Tips: The 10 Biggest PowerPoint Mistakes and How to Avoid Them By Doug Staneart The most frequently asked topic that we get questions on when we conduct public speaking training is always related to PowerPoint Tips. Because PowerPoint is so powerful, people...

Public Speaking Fear and Eye Contact

Questioner: Mikey Category: Public Speaking Private: No Subject: Fear to perform Question: Hello, I am supposed to give a presentation in my college class and I’m kind of nervous. It is a presentation where I have to talk about an immigrant that I had to...

Business PowerPoint Presentations with a Little Spice

Business PowerPoint Presentations have changed a lot in the last ten years, but some of the best presentation secrets have been around for a while.  Almost 25 years ago I was given a little book published in the 1950’s. It was entitled, “Public Speaking as the...

Music 101: The Key to Accent Reduction

By Erin Corrigan “Without music life would be a mistake” These are the words of the famous German Philosopher Frederik Nietzsche, and as a specialist in pronunciation and Accent Reduction for non-native English speakers, I can attest to this regarding the...

Everything You’ve Learned about Public Speaking is WRONG!

By Doug Staneart Many myths about public speaking have been passed along from person to person over the years, and the one thing that is consistent about these myths is that the people who pass them along are still nervous about speaking. After facilitating over 200...