How to Pull-Off a Notes-Free Presentation

Giving a talk is not an easy task. If you’re bombarded with a lot of information and ideas to present, you’d want to make sure that you will be able to communicate everything that you have to. And what’s the first measure that you can think of? Memorize your speech. It sounds like a great idea at first—being able to say everything and not leave anything out. But then you realize how tiring it can be and how much time it would eat up in order to memorize everything.
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7 Strategies to Transform a Boring Topic Into an Engaging Presentation

Were you ever tasked to talk about a seemingly dull subject? Something that may not be so interesting to the general public? There’s nothing more unnerving than the thought of seeing your audience bored and drifting off to snoozeland. However, you should know that topics like these are unavoidable. If you really want to be a good public speaker, you have to learn how to make those seemingly boring subjects come alive and engaging to your audience.
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Own the Stage like a Rock Star

Public Speaking Tips: Own the Stage Like a True Rockstar

It’s one thing to master the art of speaking fluently, which for us is truly such an awesome soft skill to have. But it’s another thing to connect with the audience in a way that will make them want to listen to what you have to say. This, my friends, is what we call stage presence.

The thing with stage presence is that a lot of people think that a person is either born with it or not—if it doesn’t come intricately, then your dreams of being a public speaker is as good as doomed. But this is certainly not true. You see, stage presence is a skill. Meaning, like communication skills, it can be learned and improved through time and practice. So don’t fret just yet! We have here some expert tips and tricks to get you started in strengthening your stage presence.

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Irresistible Sales Pitch

A 5-Step Guide to An Irresistible Sales Pitch

Pitching an idea, a product, or a service can be a challenging task, especially for salespeople who are less experienced. But rest your worries, that’s what we’re here for. And you know what, we’ve all been in that position. It’s just a matter of proper guidance from and enough practice to make that daunting feeling go away.

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Rock your next sales pitch with these simple and actionable tips!

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Laser Pointer

It’s a Laser Pointer, Not a Lazy Pointer.

Ah, the humble laser pointer.

The magical wands of our generation. The bane of cats worldwide. And the quintessential tool to any presentation.

As the world starts to abandon the traditional stick pointers for their cooler laser counterparts, haven’t we all experienced the really crappy use of laser pointers?

Here, I’m going to call some of them out.

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Same Structure

2 Different Responses, 1 Powerful Speech Structure

The recent structure of gun violence in Orlando has been a terrible tragedy.

And since this happens to be the Presidential election season in the United States, the 2 presumptive Presidential nominees from both big parties in the US are compelled to respond.

A crisis like this amidst an election creates a unique situation – both candidates now have a common platform to ride on voters’ emotional surge and launch their political agendas from.

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Force Energy

Embrace Your Inner Jedi. Speak Using The Force.

“For my ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is. Life creates it, makes it grow. Its energy surrounds us and binds us.”
– Yoda

Why is it that when some characters like Jar Jar Binks speak, we get mildly irritated; but when characters like Yoda says something, everyone’s all ears?

Why is it that we feel more stirred by Supreme Leader Snoke speaking through his hologram than by General Hux addressing his First Order contingents?

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Inspire Like Steve Rogers and Tony Stark

Inspire to Action! The Steve Rogers & Tony Stark Way.

Marvel Civil War! The battle lines are drawn and you’ve probably chosen your side.

Captain America (aka Steve Rogers) and Iron Man (aka Tony Stark) are battling it out in cinemas all over the world this very moment.

I’ve caught the movie and it’s freakin’ epic – well-paced storylines, brilliantly executed teases & secret revelations, and swashbuckling action scenes that draw your exclamations, cheers and fistpumps. Go watch it!

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Presence

Why Having Presence is Important While Speaking

We all have that friend who exudes presence every single time.

He (or she) may very well be the loudest and the most boisterous in the room.
But sometimes, he (or she) can also be the most unassuming, yet somehow very noticeable person in the crowd.

So, what is Presence?

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Clarke & Wayne

Impress Your Big Boss With 5 Super Tips

Clark’s team has been working on this huge project.

For months, it has been countless hours of extensive interviews, intense brainstorming and sleepless nights.

As the team lead, Clark’s immensely proud of the amount of hard work and dedication put in by his fellow colleagues.

One fateful day, he received a call from the secretary – the Director’s secretary.

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