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Great First Lines for Powerful Presentations

Great First Lines for Powerful Presentations

Hello Good Morning my name is Jacqueline and today I’m going to talk to you about... Are you still awake or did you just switch off?  The sad fact is many speakers completely lose their audience within the first couple of sentences of their presentation. They follow a predictable and unimaginative start to their talk. Of course your audience…

Great First Lines for Powerful Presentations

Finding your voice

Finding Your Voice

A strange and unexpected thing happened at my Essence of Public Speaking Skills training day which I hosted recently. In the process of finding our voices and learning to ‘step forward, speak up and stand out’ nearly all of the participants were moved to tears at some point. Whilst I hadn’t anticipated this it perhaps is easier to…

Finding Your Voice