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How the Science of Attention is Changing Work and Education

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What a woman in a gorilla suit has to do with the future of work and education in the digital age.
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Great Public Speaking: Public Speaking - Anecdotes For Presentations

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Social Media Speakers: 10 to Know

Social Media Speakers: 10 to Know | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Looking for a social media speaker for your next meeting? How do you know who is the best -- and the best for your event? We have assembled a list of 10 to help you find the perfect social media speaker for your event.
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prospeakers.com professional speakers bureau blog

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Many people go through life and don’t realize their own value or self worth.

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Presentation Lessons from Brian Williams | Ethos3 - A Presentation Design Agency

Presentation Lessons from Brian Williams | Ethos3 - A Presentation Design Agency | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Ethos3's presentation lessons from NBC news anchor Brian Williams.
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Rethinking Creative Writing with Stephanie Vanderslice

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Spend an hour with Stephanie Vanderslice director of the Great Bear Writing Project in Arkansas and author of Rethinking Creative Writing.
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An Unconventional Guide to Public Speaking

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Entrepreneur's Esquire Guy columnist Ross McCammon offers his unique take on the art and craft of public speaking. Hint: No hula-hoops.
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Steps to conquer stage fright: Fight the fear factor

Steps to conquer stage fright: Fight the fear factor | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
This is a series about conquering stage fright. Last week, we talked about the importance of knowing yourself . This week, we're talking about the fear factor.   There was a pause. The group in the room all turned towards me expectantly.
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There is Nothing Soft About Communication Skills! | Jean Caton

There is Nothing Soft About Communication Skills! | Jean Caton | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
The college curriculum is typically full of academic programs preparing the students to be experts in their chosen field.
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Change This - How Habits Work (and How They Change)

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“Most of the choices we make each day may feel like the products of well-considered decision making, but they’re not.
They’re habits. Habits are subtle. But any habit can be changed.
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Change This - Inspire and Influence with the Power of Presence

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“Lying inside you, untapped, is an inspirational force.
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Speak with Conviction

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I recently had the good fortune of working with a number of teenagers to help them with their public speaking and presentation skills for leadership roles that they have in their youth group. It&#8...
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10 Ways to Find More Hours in Your Day - by Dumb Little Man

10 Ways to Find More Hours in Your Day - by Dumb Little Man | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it

We all wish we had just a bit more time.

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Own the Room–Some great presentation advice

Own the Room–Some great presentation advice | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Lots of us tend to underestimate the potential ROI from a great presentation. If we absolutely have to do one, we default to PowerPoint and spend as little time as possible in development and prepa...
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The Ripple Effect

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Have you ever tossed a pebble into a lake when the water was completely calm? Although the pebble is small, the effect is large. From that tiny “plop”, ripples begin to spread out in a...
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Speakers' Spotlight with Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon

Dr. Thomas Homer-Dixon stopped by Speakers' Spotlight HQ to vlog about his presentations. Bestselling author of The Upside of Down and the Governor General's...

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Susan Cain on the Power of Introverts | Ethos3 - A Presentation Design Agency

Susan Cain on the Power of Introverts | Ethos3 - A Presentation Design Agency | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Review of Susan Cain's TED talk on the power of introverts...
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John Cleese on the 5 Factors to Make Your Life More Creative

'Creativity is not a talent.It is a way of operating.' Much has been said about how creativity works, its secrets, its origins, and what...
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5 Lessons in Creativity from the Return of Ze Frank | Copyblogger

5 Lessons in Creativity from the Return of Ze Frank | Copyblogger | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Ze Frank is back. The making of his new show has a lot to teach us about creativity in content creation.
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Public speakers “The enemy of the speaker is sameness”

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My great speech coach Ron Arden who had enjoyed a successful acting and directly career always told his students “Public speakers need variety in their presentation just as we do in the theatre. The enemy of the speaker is sameness.”

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Omit Needless Words

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Omit needless words . Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words,...
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800-CEO-READ - Power of Presence - Hardcover

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800ceoread.com product page for Power of Presence: Unlock Your Potential to Influence and Engage Others by Kristi Hedges.
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"Mother of All Presentations," MOAP #8 | tompeters!

tompeters.com: digital home of business author and speaker Tom Peters. His blog, videos, books, slides, free stuff, and more!
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David Allen's Five Steps to Optimizing Your Focus and Resources

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Productivity guru David Allen—he of the popular Getting Things Done productivity system—writes on the New York Times about how technology overwhelms and damages our productivity.
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