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9 Must Read Books For Any Public Speaker.
When I began my career as a professional speaker I wanted to increase my skills quickly, but I had very little resources, so I started reading. Within a few years, I read more than 200 books in the area of communication.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  04/06/19
Take Your Presentation From Good To Impressive In 4 Steps
You probably remember being impressed by the speaker’s conviction, their confidence, their knowledge of the subject. What was it that made it so you just couldn’t look away?
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  28/05/19
5 Questions Every Public Speaker Needs To Ask Themselves
If you speak to 50 people for an hour at a conference you are effectively speaking for 50 human hours. If you don’t make the most of this opportunity it can be wasteful for your company, disrespectful to your audience and damaging for your career.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  21/05/19
You Can Convince 42% More People By Doing This 1 Simple Thing
“It will never work,” said Professor Adrian Furnham, Head of Psychology at University College London and world-renowned expert on behaviour and influence. “The reason this study has never been done is that it cannot be done.”
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  21/05/19
Perform At Your Best Under Pressure With This 1 Simple Technique
The truth is you are probably already doing this, but it’s working against you. Without realising it, the vast majority of people are creating a “future history,” a term coined by Ali himself, by focusing on what could go wrong in an upcoming event instead of thinking about what they want to achieve.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  21/05/19
8 Small But Powerful Ways To Make Sure Your Next Presentation Leaves A Lasting Impression
Little things like doing a soundcheck, touching base with the IT guy on site, and being sure your drink has a spill-proof lid prevent big problems before they happen. And double-checking these steps only take a few moments.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  14/05/19
What Do Public Speakers And First Reponders Have In Common? These 3 Relaxation Habits
It’s intense, working in life-threatening situations with constant anxiety and tension. If you’re going to survive, you have to manage the stress. Otherwise, you’ll burn out — which hurts you and the cause you’re dedicated to.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  07/05/19
3 Ways To Soothe Your Monkey Mind And Achieve Inner Peace
For most of my career, I’ve helped people get past their fear of public speaking by working on their style and content. This has allowed them to look and feel much more confident. However, some clients would still have a look in their eyes that said, “I know what to do and say…but I just can’t.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  23/04/19
Take Your Presentation From Good To Impressive In 4 Steps
Think about the last presentation you saw that really stuck with you. You probably remember being impressed by the speaker’s conviction, their confidence, their knowledge of the subject. What was it that made it so you just couldn’t look away?
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  16/04/19
How To Drop Your Clark Kent Disguise And Be Your Superman Self
If you belong with your friends, family, or work place, and you feel a deep sense of belonging, then you probably feel like you can be who you truly are. You know you’re accepted for that person, with no need for disguise.
Richard Newman
by Richard Newman on  15/04/19
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