Speaking

Adjust midconversation

February 28, 2018

The best communicators adapt their messages on the fly—as they’re speaking—in response to verbal and non-verbal cues from the audience. Here’s how you can too.

3 statements you should never say

February 28, 2018

If you want to protect your job—and climb that ladder—don’t use these career-killing phrases at work.

3 phrases to ban from speech intros

February 20, 2018

If you want to ruin your presentation fast, utter these phrases in your introduction.

Words, Words, Words: February ’18

January 25, 2018

Write it right, say it right, spell it right.

Make a proper introduction

January 17, 2018

Make a great first impression when you introduce yourself.

3 tips to ease public speaking

January 17, 2018

Despise public speaking? Follow these tips to make the whole experience less scary.

Don’t ask prospects these questions

January 17, 2018

The wrong questions can ruin a sales call and fast. To keep the conversation rolling, avoid the following questions, and learn what you should say instead.

Words, Words, Words: January ’18

December 22, 2017

Write it right, say it right, spell it right.

Words, Words, Words: December ’17

December 1, 2017
Write it right, say it right, spell it right.

Power through the nerves

December 1, 2017

During high-stakes conversations, such as when you’re asking for a promotion or closing a big deal, your nerves can lay waste to your charisma and poise. Follow these tips to communicate confidently even when you are totally intimidated.