Two Things You Should NEVER Say Before a Speech or Interview

“I can’t wait for this to be over!”  “I’m too nervous to do this!” When your self-talk or outward talk exclaims, “I can’t wait for this to be over” a domino effect begins to take place. You will talk too fast. Nerves make most people go faster than they should any way, but once your...

The Fastest Way to Lose Your Audience

No volume no audience! When the audience has to work too hard to hear you they will eventually give up. I continue to be amazed by bad sound systems at schools, churches, hotels, corporate auditoriums, and community events. Or the soft spoken speaker who thinks that because they have a microphone they don’t need to...