I had the opportunity to speak at momondays in Aurora Ontario recently. Now, if you're not familiar with momondays, put storytelling in a blender, add dash of humour, personal transformation, a whole lot of inspiration, a terrific audience, hit the high setting, and out comes momondays. There are moShows all across Canada...and the popularity of [...]
I'm excited to unveil the new six week program I'm launching in February 2017: OWN THE PLATFORM HIGH IMPACT SPEAKING PROGRAM What is it? This six week program gives you the tools needed to confidently and successfully deliver a 30 second pitch, 2 minute talk and a 10 minute talk. It also features a LIVE [...]
Hi it's Carl Richards. Are you looking to take 2017 and make it a truly remarkable year? If you are then I have something truly amazing you'll want to take advantage of in the days to come. I'm launching a brand new 6 week high impact speaking program that will prepare you for speaking not [...]
New video! Check it out. This is my entry for So You Think You Can Speak. Give it a thumbs up or leave a comment. Thanks!! http://www.youtube.com/v/_3ye57fYVm0
Face it. You're dealthy afraid of public speaking. Perhaps you fear it more than death. So where does that fear come from? https://youtu.be/LjzCGDLDfWc Harness your fear of public speaking through practice, visualization and relaxation techniques.
Writing a presentation is different from writing an essay. For speeches it's best to write 'for the ear. https://youtu.be/Q_PnJUaRblE Write for the ear, instead of the eye, and make every word count.
Planning ahead leads to better preparation and higher confidence when you deliver: http://www.youtube.com/embed/C9d3lMrtzhA Give yourself enough time to map out your presentation. You'll win over your audience with a stronger, well thought out message.
Know Your Audience. It's crucial for being able to deliver your material: http://www.youtube.com/embed/LdMEQoAJH-c Check back here for next weeks' tip.
As a competitor in various speaking contests, I find one thing remains the same: The Message. Matter of fact, some speech contests insist you don’t change your message from one level of competition to another. Though there is something to be said about honing your message and making it sparkle and shine, altering your message [...]