Tag Archives: Public Speaking

How to Give the Perfect Holiday Toast

The holidays are upon us and it’s time for the annual company and family parties. Speaking in public can be anxiety provoking but when you are called on to make holiday toasts at your office or at a friend’s party, … Continue reading

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Using Technology and Visual Aids to Strengthen Your Presentation

Technology has accelerated and affected the way we present, the key is to use these aids to enhance our performance and avoid getting lost within it. The use of visual aids is essential to all presentations. Without them, the essence … Continue reading

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Holiday Toast Checklist

The holidays are here and our days are filled with annual company and family parties. We all love nuzzling under the mistletoe, eating gingerbread treats and sneaking a peak at treasures under the tree. But what about raising a glass … Continue reading

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HAPPY WORLD VOICE DAY!

We use our voices every day, all day—at work, with family and friends, to share our ideas, emotions and feelings. We rely on our voices to communicate and connect with everyone around us, but how often do we show our … Continue reading

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Poetry for Practice – National Poetry Month # 10

In honor of National Poetry Month a daily instillation. Poems to use as vocal warm-ups and pronunciation exercises that leave you feeling refreshed and inspired. Bee’s Wings by George Elliott Clarke This washed-out morning, April rain descants, Weeps over gravity, … Continue reading

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Poetry for Practice – National Poetry Month #7

In honor of National Poetry Month a daily instillation. Poems to use as vocal warm-ups and pronunciation exercises that leave you feeling refreshed and inspired. Save Us From by Roo Borson Save us from night, from bleak open highways without … Continue reading

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Poetry for Practice – National Poetry Month #6

In honor of National Poetry Month a daily instillation. Poems to use as vocal warm-ups and pronunciation exercises that leave you feeling refreshed and inspired. Phantom Limbs by Anne Michaels “The face of the city changes more quickly, alas! than … Continue reading

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