The differences - and similarities - between Toastmasters and professional speaking.

Douglas Kruger's predictions for the evolution of public speaking.

Instead of Goals, try Trends.

Overcoming goal-paralysis.

7 Simple Insights into the Art of Video Blogging; with co-author Jonathan Houston.

How to go one step beyond 'Selling the Sizzle.'

6 simple principles I wish I'd learned 10 years ago.

- But Positioning is the Loophole that Lets You Earn More!

How Jargon Murders Message

Lessons from his Stanford University Speech.

Why every job along the way is a part of your dream job.

A useful tool for entrepreneurs and brandbuilders who want to create dialogue with clients.

How to cut through the clutter and out-pitch your competitors.

Infusing your speeches with 'underlying energies' for greater persuasiveness

So you're in charge? Now be hamster-free...!

Hoarding small chunks of time to achieve your own goals.

How to re-ignite your entrepreneurial hunger.

How to introduce a story while enhancing your own credibility.

Good speakers walk a fine line between self-deprecation and bragging. Have you found a happy medium?

...When life happens, your mental shoe-laces needn't come untied. Make the sale anyway.

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