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How To Lose Your Audience Before You Ever Open Your Mouth – Part 1

How Body Language Affects A Presentation

Whether you are a funny motivational speaker like me, interviewing for a job, a new CEO addressing your organization, or a sales person delivering a heavy content-rich sales presentation – you have an audience. Your ability to connect with your audience is heavily dependent upon your ability to make a positive emotional connection. People buy from people they like.  No matter what we’re “selling” the bottom line is that we are selling ourselves.

While there are many schools of thought on what makes for an entertaining… Continue reading - How To Lose Your Audience Before You Ever Open Your Mouth - Part 1 >>


OFFICE HUMOR – Working With People

Most of us have jobs that require working with people. And do you know what’s scary about working with people? The kind of service the customer gets depends on the mood we’re in that day. Call me on the day I’m going to pick up my new car: “Good morning, it’s a great day at Polly’s Pet World! What can I help you with today?”

But call me when I’m hormonal and just found a hair on my chin: “Polly’s Pet World. Yes, we sell dogs. What tipped you off? The big letters on the side of our building… Continue reading - OFFICE HUMOR - Working With People >>