5 Steps to Finding the Right Media Trainer for Your CEO

5 Steps to Finding the Right Media Trainer for Your CEO

Google what it takes to be a great leader, and you’ll find plenty of inspirational quotes, daily habits and philosophies. What you won’t find so often is a CEO speaking of their proven strategies for managing media interviews. When a media opportunity comes up, this...
Nix the Nerves: Three Easy Techniques for Speaking Without Stress

Nix the Nerves: Three Easy Techniques for Speaking Without Stress

One of the worst parts of public speaking is often not the event, but the night before. Losing sleep. Wrestling with the PowerPoint. And it’s followed closely by the first two minutes of your presentation. Herding your scattered thoughts. Trying to calm your...
How To Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking

How To Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking

Public speaking is one of the biggest fears in the world. So can you imagine what it’s like when you do it live on television? I’d just started working as a casual reporter on the ABC News Breakfast show in Melbourne. I was sent out to a story on the 150th anniversary...
How to Deliver a Memorable Presentation without Powerpoint

How to Deliver a Memorable Presentation without Powerpoint

Yes, you CAN deliver a memorable presentation without PowerPoint! But will you be memorable? ABSOLUTELY. People spend far too much time preparing PowerPoint or Prezi slides for a presentation and not enough time thinking about how to influence audiences, so today we...
Four reasons why a story makes the best presentation

Four reasons why a story makes the best presentation

The very word presentation freezes people up. From the moment you know you’ve got a presentation to do, the tension starts to build. So how would you feel if you told a story to make your point instead? You’ve been telling stories since you could speak.  You’re...