I can’t imagine living in a more distracting time in human history. But to get real work done, we need to focus. Here are ten tactics I use to increase my focus and power through my task list.
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Every business has projects from time to time that demand our total focus and attention. The good news is that there are certain tactics we can use to keep our edge even when we’re under the gun. The most important thing is to recognize up front that we have to prepare. If you were going […]
We’re only two months away from the SCORRE Conference in Orlando, Florida, but you can still register TODAY and save $200. But first … Have you dreamed of being a speaker, writer, or powerful communicator? Do you have a message with the potential to change lives? Are you passionate about speaking in a way that […]
Three years ago I attended The SCORRE Conference for the first time. Even though I have been speaking professionally for years, this conference transformed my ability to deliver high-impact speeches.
You can’t always predict what will happen. Therefore, you have to be prepared to confront the unknown. Former FBI agent LaRae Quy explains three ways smart leaders do do.
Delivering a powerful presentation takes more than words. Guest poster Brian Owen shares four lessons he learned from an acting coach.
The key to delivering an effective presentation is in the preparation. However, this takes more than preparing the speech. There are at least seven levels of preparation.
My friend Ken Davis is a world-class professional speaker and speech coach. Recently, he gave me some very specific suggestions I could use to improve a speech he had heard me give. Here are my notes.
I go through about ten psychological states when I speak publicly. It has been helpful to me to identify these, so I am not surprised when they occur.