With the influx of video, now’s the time to start thinking about your on-camera presentation. What does that entail? Content–what you’ll talk about–is important. Tone, authenticity, word choice, voice: Those are all skills you, as a blogger, have developed in your written work. Those same skills carry… read more
Is Speaking the New Writing?
Thinking – Writing – Speaking: How Words Matter
“You’ll be our keynote speaker this year,” she said. “Yes, I know,” I said. She couldn’t hear my heart thumping like a bass drum, but I could. Understand that it wasn’t fear of speaking that was making my heart pound and my throat close up! It… read more
Sit Up! Speak! Rules of Engagement
Guest post by Blog Manager Robbi Hess I was recently inspired by my accountability partner, Anne McAuley, to get out of my comfort zone and attend a Toastmaster's meeting. No, she didn't urge me to attend one but I listened to her award-winning speech and realized… read more