How to Communicate with Millennials

Ah, the Millennial generation. The children that Baby Boomers and Gen X birthed, the now-adults that are defined by their childhood of technology addiction. By now, the Millennials have begun their careers and companies are-or ought to start- learning how to...

Storytelling Techniques for your Next Speech

One of my best storytelling techniques is using specific details and word color. Both of these make a story come to life. The audience wants to feel that they are with you in the story. Details: Details are one of the most important aspects of telling a good story....

Storytelling when Giving a Speech

  Why Telling Stories is Important Telling stories and using personal examples is important when we speak. When we tell stories, our audience is emotionally engaged and can relate to them. Since we were children, we have learned lessons from stories. Everything...

Change your Fear of Public Speaking into Excitement

  Having anxiety and being nervous when speaking are common.  You can change your fear of public speaking into excitement.  Nerves are just a form of energy.  They even call it “nervous energy”.  Everything is a form of energy.  Take the example of water.  Water...

Does Fear of Speaking Make You Nervous?

Does the fear of speaking or giving a presentation keep you up at night?  Well, if it does you are not alone.  Most people who call me for speaking coaching say that uncontrollable nervousness is their number one concern.  You don’t want to completely get rid of the...