Shortcuts to Public Speaking Success
77. Behind the scenes: AV for your presentation

77. Behind the scenes: AV for your presentation

May 19, 2020

Are you ready to be connected under any circumstances? If you are going to make a presentation, do you have what it takes to connect up your presentation with the AV at the venue under any circumstances?

I’m sorry if you are listening to this on my podcast you cannot see this bunch of cables I have in my hand. I urge you to jump onto my website www.sholakaye.com/blog and check out this episode there because you will be able to watch it all in video format... READ MORE

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76. Exercise for a breathy voice

76. Exercise for a breathy voice

May 5, 2020

Do you ever feel that your voice doesn’t cut through? Perhaps because it’s too breathy? 

One of the problems with a breathy voice is you don’t get very much volume when you’re speaking. Another problem with having a very breathy voice is that it can become fatiguing to listen to by the audience... READ MORE

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75. Do you need to tone it down?

75. Do you need to tone it down?

April 21, 2020

Is it time for you to tone it down a bit for your audience? Interesting question, right? I’m going to explain a little bit more what I mean in just a moment.

Just recently an agency contacted me, they’re based in Miami, and they asked me if I was available to do a professional speaking gig. I was available so I said yes... READ MORE

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74. Eat the food of champions

74. Eat the food of champions

April 14, 2020

I want to ask you today have you eaten the food of champions before? If you haven’t then you need to stay tuned and watch the entire video.

And I’m not talking about Atkins diet, or whether you’re a vegan, or whether you are… I don’t know there’s so many different diets out there… I’m not talking about dieting. I’m talking about the food of champions which is otherwise known as feedback... READ MORE

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73. How to stop judging yourself

73. How to stop judging yourself

April 7, 2020

When you speak and perhaps you forget a couple of words, or it doesn’t go as perfectly as you had hoped, do you beat yourself up?

Do you sometimes find you are judging yourself while you’re speaking and you can’t be 100% present with the audience and focus because that little negative voice is chatting away?

Today I want to share a tip that you can use. A little hack that will help you to stop judging yourself... READ MORE

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72. Should you slow down?

72. Should you slow down?

March 31, 2020

Do you need to speak slower when you are in front of an audience? That’s the question that I am sometimes asked so let’s have a chat about it today, shall we?

A few years ago, I was participating in online dating and I went on a date with a guy who spoke really slowly. So slowly that after about five minutes on the date I was desperate to get away... READ MORE

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71. How to keep improving

71. How to keep improving

March 24, 2020

Are you through a person that continually wants to improve at whatever it is that you do, speaking being one of those things? If so, then I’m going to share a little step by step process you can use to regularly improve your public speaking... READ MORE

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70. How to ace panel discussions

70. How to ace panel discussions

March 17, 2020

Have you been asked to speak on a panel? I know some people love speaking on panels and they like that group aspect to it. Others, like me, prefer to have a more conventional speaking format and just speak on my own to the entire audience.

There are different reasons why we like one or the other. Typically, if you’re on a panel there are a few different things to look out for... READ MORE

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69. Six key areas to help you improve

69. Six key areas to help you improve

March 10, 2020

Do you have a deadline for improving your speaking? I have a few tips for you coming up if you’re under a bit of pressure to improve your communication in your public speaking.

What we’re going to talk about today are some of the areas that you may want to look into if you are under pressure to improve your communication ready for a big moment, a big event, or a high-stakes meeting or high-stakes conference... READ MORE

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68. Don’t forget to be human

68. Don’t forget to be human

March 3, 2020

Are you adding the human touch to your speeches?

Now, we all know that the robots are here. There’re here and there are going to be more of them coming, but you don’t need to be one. What do I mean by that? Well, one of the things that makes us as speakers different than perhaps using Siri or Alexa is... READ MORE

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