Presentations and RISK

By |2018-09-24T14:19:38+00:00September 24th, 2018|Communication Skills, Presentation Skills, Public Speaking|

I’ve been thinking a lot lately of the intertwining of giving presentations and Risk. What do those 2 topics have to do with each other, you may ask?   Think about your own eagerness to give a presentation in front of a group. Many people shy away from the opportunity, giving a multitude of [...]

“First Impressions” Also Includes How You Sound!

By |2017-01-03T18:05:58+00:00December 16th, 2015|Communication Skills, First Impressions, Presentation Skills, Public Speaking|

How You Sound is as Important as How You Look When it Comes to First Impressions! My last blog focused on a theme of ‘First Impressions Matter’. Now I’m sure most of you have heard many variations on this theme – “You never get a second chance to make a first impression”, “people judge you [...]

First Impressions Matter!

By |2017-01-03T18:05:58+00:00April 19th, 2015|Communication Skills, First Impressions, Presentation Skills, Public Speaking|

My first blog will start with first things first, and that is First Impressions Matter! Studies show that ‘first’ impressions of you are crucial to how you are perceived – which in turn is critical to your speaking success.   Whether you’re in the corporate world seeking a new opportunity, a business owner explaining [...]