After 1,000 presentations and studying this craft for 24 years I have learned that the most important part of communicating is not found in body language and voice but rather in something else.read more
In what was most likely the biggest speech of her life, Melania Trump missed a huge opportunity to let the world know why her husband should be the next President of the United States.
But don’t blame her, blame her team of speech writers.
Plagiarism conspiracy aside, here are three things that went wrong with Mrs. Trump’s speech and how you can avoid these same mistakes the next time you make a presentation.read more
A big part of understanding how to motivate others is knowing the difference between Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation. In this video James talks about Sticks, Carrots and Rockets and how knowing the difference can significantly alter how you approach motivating...read more
The audio below is a done-for-you story you can use to spark a great discussion with your team on raising their level of performance. The use of story is so important when you are talking with your employees. Here is one you can use at your next team meeting. I first...read more
Loading Which leader do you think was the most inspiring? Thank you for voting You have already voted on this poll! Please select an option! Abraham Lincoln Nelson Mandela Ernest Shackelton Winston Churchill Vote Show ResultsHide Results ...read more
So my daughter came home from high school and told me she paid someone to write here in-class essay for her. My first thought was where did she get the money, and my next was, you did what! Don’t you hate those moments as a parent when your child does something and...read more
I’m not sure if you saw the story about the woman in Russia who was so tired of her city not fixing potholes that she decided to take matter into her own hands and fix them herself. She has now been dubbed the Pothole Fairy, but has also earned a rebuke from the very...read more