Defining Vulnerability: Presenting with Powerful Expression

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Brene Brown gives an impressive TED talk about the “Power of Vulnerability”. Over 2 million online viewers have benefited from Brene’s ability to present a defining message that says, “You are enough!” During her talk, Brene challenges the viewing audience to “let yourselves be seen” and ends her time with these words… “Vulnerability is the […]

Getting National Publicity: How to Pitch and Influence

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I’ll be at the National Publicity Summit hosted by Steve Harrison in New York, April 22-25, 2015. I’m excited at the prospect of getting to pitch (to over 80 journalists) and influence with all that I’ve learned about Speaking, Presenting and Communicating throughout the past 30-plus years! Included will be writers and producers who create […]

Great Communicators Know the Power of Listening

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The dictionary defines life force as “the spirit or energy that animates living creatures; the soul.” Recently, while attending a business luncheon I looked around my table and was reminded, yet again, of the power of listening and how great communicators know the value it brings to one’s individual life force. There were a total […]