Is Your Voice Good Enough?

Many people wonder about this when I work with them.  The good news is that 98 percent of the people I meet don’t have any major issues.  Most issues are small and with minor tweaking can sound great. Below I talk about why our voices bother us, I talk about the art of the pause, […]

Your Company Meeting is Broken

Your next meeting is a kind of presentation. A few quick tips: -Bullet point a quick agenda before and email it out. -Stick to the agenda -Have a hard start time and hard finish time so people are focused on getting the job done -Stand during the whole meeting if necessary.  When everyone stands, meetings […]

What is Media Training? (Video)

What Media Training Is and What Media Training Is Not (Video) 4 minutes on media training and the possibilities. What is Media Training? Many people have preconceived notions about what media training is and what it could provide.  I often drop the word training as not to throw off those with experience.  It is about […]

17 Most Essential Radio Interview Tips

The 17 Most Essential Radio Interview Tips Write out ten bullet Points you plan say during the interview. Email it to the producer and/or host. Chances are good that they’ll use it as their guide. Write out a larger list of answers you would love to say in an ideal world. Divide them into three categories […]

Eliminate Ums and Ahs

We wish people wouldn’t use ums and ahs when speaking to us and we wish we wouldn’t litter our own conversations, speeches or media interviews with ums ahs.   So?  What should we do? Here is a free tool you can use to help eliminate those pesky ums and ahs and make them go away: […]

Media Training Tips

Looking for Media Training Tips and Techniques ? This is a link that I have usually just provided to publicists that I have a close relationship with.  It put it together as a resource for their clients: Media Training Tool Kit http://www.MediaTrainingToolKit.com Here’s what you’ll find there: 10 Tips for TV Interviews  – Media Training […]

Strong Female Speakers

 There is a need for more strong female speakers to step forward and be seen. This site will profile more as presentation training is one of our core offerings.   Why is there a need?  Well, when people talk about great speakers, the knee jerk response is to show CEOs and powerful execs of the […]

PowerPoint Slides – How Many Slides Should You Have?

PowerPoint and PowerPoint Slides … Below are some of the biggest questions I get around PowerPoint.  The biggest being “How many PowerPoint slides should I have?” There is a bigger question though… and I bring it up at the end of this short video from our accountability program. The good news is that there is […]

Possibilities – Media & Beyond

Success Is …

“Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal.”   Earl Nightingale These quotes compliment each other.