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Public Speaking with Peter George

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Do you want to be a better speaker? Do you want to know how to deliver a talk that connects with people on all levels? Do you want to be calm, confident, and credible every time you speak? Then tune in to Public Speaking with Peter George, the only public speaking show that has two helpful episodes per week -- one with a guest expert who shares with you tips, techniques, and ideas; and one QuickBites episode where Peter gives a specific tip in 5 minutes or less. Each of these is designed to help you develop superior public speaking skills so you can increase your impact, influence, and income -- whether you're speaking on stage, presenting in meetings, or selling to prospects.

Do you want to be a better speaker? Do you want to know how to deliver a talk that connects with people on all levels? Do you want to be calm, confident, and credible every time you speak? Then tune in to Public Speaking with Peter George, the only public speaking show that has two helpful episodes per week -- one with a guest expert who shares with you tips, techniques, and ideas; and one QuickBites episode where Peter gives a specific tip in 5 minutes or less. Each of these is designed to help you develop superior public speaking skills so you can increase your impact, influence, and income -- whether you're speaking on stage, presenting in meetings, or selling to prospects.

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United States

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Do you want to be a better speaker? Do you want to know how to deliver a talk that connects with people on all levels? Do you want to be calm, confident, and credible every time you speak? Then tune in to Public Speaking with Peter George, the only public speaking show that has two helpful episodes per week -- one with a guest expert who shares with you tips, techniques, and ideas; and one QuickBites episode where Peter gives a specific tip in 5 minutes or less. Each of these is designed to help you develop superior public speaking skills so you can increase your impact, influence, and income -- whether you're speaking on stage, presenting in meetings, or selling to prospects.

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English

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4017421231


Episodes

Behind the Scenes Tips from an Event Organizer and TEDx Speaker with Sharyl West Loeung

12/5/2022
You’ve booked a gig. That’s great! But booking a gig and writing and rehearsing your talk is only part of your preparation. There is a whole lot more to be done. As an experienced speaker, coach, and event organizer, my guest, Sharyl West Loeung, shares with you the relationship between the speaker and the event organizer. By asking good questions and thinking ahead, she says, you show up not just with an excellent speech but in excellence. Takeaways - The value of seeing public speaking...

Duration:00:23:02

How To Find The Story that Drives Your Presentation with Mike Ulmer

11/29/2022
Including stories in your presentations is one of the most powerful ways to convey a message and make it memorable. But what makes a great story? Well, as you might have guessed, there are particular elements that stories should feature, and my guest in this episode, Mike Ulmer, is here to discuss them with you. Takeaways - Where to find stories to include in your talks - Who to ask for stories - The point of storytelling - Elements of a story - Advice you can take from the coyote -...

Duration:00:24:45

Using Humor to Make a Difference with Allen Klein

11/21/2022
Do you have humor in your talks? If so, you may be engaging your audiences while helping them remember your points. If not, why not? Do you speak in business settings and don’t think humor is appropriate? Do you speak on tough subjects where humor supposedly has no place? In either case, listen in as my guest Allen Klein discusses how and why he uses humor in his presentations. Takeaways - How to deal with your fear of speaking - How humor can be used in even the seemingly most...

Duration:00:24:31

QuickBites: How a Talk Is Like a Ferrari

11/17/2022
When I speak with a prospect, we talk about their objectives. For example, do they want to work on creating messages, or are their needs more on the delivery side? Quite often — okay, the overwhelming majority of the time — I suggest that they work on both. More times than not, this comes as a surprise to them. Like so many others, they believe that having a powerful talk will compensate for a lackluster delivery and vice versa. Ever since I was a kid, I’ve loved Ferraris — the stance, the...

Duration:00:04:06

Absorbing Public Speaking Skills from Everywhere: An Eclectic Approach with Martin Henson

11/14/2022
When it comes to public speaking, do you believe that there’s only one way to do it? If you do, does this put added pressure on you? What would it feel like if you could find inspiration and develop skills from a multitude of sources — some not so conventional? You know, Pablo Picasso once said, “Learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist.” I agree, as does my guest, Martin Henson, and he’s here to give you several ideas on how you can develop your own public speaking...

Duration:00:19:33

How to Master Your Talk with Brendan Kumarasamy

11/7/2022
Today’s episode has a wide variety of concepts that are sure to further help you develop at least one of your speaking skills, but I’d be willing to bet you’ll find several that will benefit you. Today’s guest, Brenden Kumarasamy, helps you with juggling just a few balls instead of the many you might be trying to keep in the air. He also helps you up your game when it comes to online presentations and presenting in a second language. Takeaways - What education makes us believe about...

Duration:00:17:04

From Keyboard to Keynote: Storytelling for Leaders with Sophie Wadsworth

10/31/2022
Do you deliver business presentations? If so, do include stories, and if you don’t include them, why not? Is it becomes you don’t think stories are appropriate for business? Is it because you can’t find relevant stories? Is it because you don’t believe you can tell stories effectively? Well, if you don’t tell stories for these or other reasons, my guest, Sophie Wadsworth, offers several ideas that might change your perspective. Takeaways - How stories and anecdotes differ - Using...

Duration:00:22:26

QuickBites: How to Know If Your Really Did a Great Job!

10/24/2022
After you've delivered a presentation, don’t you love when people come up to you and say, "Great job!”? It feels good, doesn’t it? Well, I used to love it, too. But then, one evening, I gave a talk that I knew was far from my best, and still, people said, "Great job!" That got me thinking. Why are people telling me a talk was great even when I know it wasn't? The answer is a simple one. They are being polite. If you've spoken often enough, the same has probably happened to you. So, how can...

Duration:00:01:49

How to Deliver a Short Speech with Big Impact with Eddie Rice

9/19/2022
Perhaps the most important speech you’ll ever give is one that lasts only a few minutes. This speech is commonly known as a toast. My guest on this episode, Eddie Rice, discusses the art of both creating a toast and delivering it so that when you have the occasion to deliver a toast, it will be remembered for all the right reasons. Takeaways - How to determine the goal of your toast - How not to give a toast that ends up on YouTube for the wrong reason - How to structure your toast -...

Duration:00:14:43

Change Everything by Shifting from a Talk to a Quest with Gordon Stein

9/12/2022
As a speaker, two of the things you want to do are engage your audiences and set yourself apart from other speakers. And wouldn’t it be great if you could accomplish both of these at the same time? Well, that’s exactly what my guest, Gordon Stein, is going to help you do. Takeaways - The value of watching video after the fact - How to determine exactly what the audience is looking for - Who you can share the survey with - What you can learn after your talks - Why you can’t assume who...

Duration:00:25:20

How Podcast Guesting Enhances Your Brand and Speaking Skills with Jason Cercone

8/29/2022
Have you ever thought about the many advantages that being a value-driven podcast guest offers you and your brand growth? Well, if you have, or even if you’re thinking about thinking about it, listen to my conversation with Jason Cercone, and you’ll discover a dynamic, innovative, and fun way to build your brand. You’ll also learn how to establish authority in your space and develop more confident, powerful public speaking skills. Takeaways - Why podcasting is such a powerful platform...

Duration:00:27:41

QuickBites: How to Use Slides to Engage Your Audiences - Part 3

8/25/2022
(3rd in a 3-Part Series) Do you use slides in your presentations? If so, do you use them in a way that helps your listeners immediately understand their meaning and how it supports your talk, or do they confuse your audience or otherwise distract from your talk? In this episode, you’re going to hear a few ideas that will make your next presentation more engaging and professional. - The Captivating Public Speaker available on Amazon

Duration:00:04:41

Audacious Communications Skills I Learned as a Leader with Roy Osing

8/22/2022
Why do you speak? Is it for the sake of speaking, or do you speak as a means to an end? I often say, don’t speak to inform; speak to transform, while my guest, Roy Osing, puts it a little differently. He suggests you speak not to the logical side of the brain but the emotional side so you can, as he puts it, “light fires in people.” Takeaways - The value of having an "only" statement - How being different matters - Why you have to know who your customers are - How to get people to...

Duration:00:28:29

QuickBites: How to Use Slides to Engage Your Audience - Part 2

8/18/2022
(2nd in a 3-Part Series) Do you use slides in your presentations? If so, do you use them in a way that helps your listeners immediately understand their meaning and how it supports your talk, or do they confuse your audience or otherwise distract from your talk? In this episode, you’re going to hear a few ideas that will make your next presentation more engaging and professional. - The Captivating Public Speaker available on Amazon

Duration:00:05:19

Non-Traditional Methods of Improving Your Speaking with Mark Herschberg

8/15/2022
Have you looked into how other activities may help you become a more effective, engaging speaker? You have? Then you’ve probably found things like improv, stand-up comedy, and impromptu speaking sessions. But what about ballroom dancing? I’ve never heard about this either, but when you listen to my guest, Mark Herschberg, you’ll understand how it and other activities may help you in your journey. Takeaways - Benefits of participating in speaking-related (and not-so-related) activities -...

Duration:00:28:26

QuickBites: How to Use Slides to Engage Your Audiences - Part 1

8/11/2022
Do you use slides in your presentations? If so, do you use them in a way that helps your listeners immediately understand their meaning and how it supports your talk, or do they confuse your audience or otherwise distract from your talk? In this episode, you’re going to hear a few ideas that will make your next presentation more engaging and professional. Takeaways - How reading your slides kills your engagement - When you should turn the lights down - When to use black slides - The...

Duration:00:05:39

How Watching Tape Creates Champions with Amy Scruggs

8/8/2022
Standing up and speaking in front of others may or may not make you nervous. But what about appearing on video … and I don’t mean just on Zoom. What about being in a studio or making a TV Commercial? If any of these scenarios make your heart race and your mind go blank, then my guest, Amy Scruggs, has a few simple ideas you can implement that just might make a world of difference. Takeaways - Do this first - Adjusting your mindset - Starting small - Take 2, toss 1 - What watching...

Duration:00:22:07

QuickBites: Why You Want to Be the Guide Not the Hero

8/4/2022
Do you want to engage your audience throughout your talks? It’s not as difficult as many people believe. But this is only if you make a mindset shift right now. One of the mistakes speakers make is believing they not only have to be the expert but they also have to prove it. Inherent in this belief is that the focus should be on the speaker, not the audience. This is unfortunate because it often means that the opportunity to serve and benefit the audience was lost. - The Captivating...

Duration:00:04:52

The 7 Secrets to Essential Speaking with Dr. Doreen Downing

8/1/2022
Are you nervous when it comes to speaking in public? Are you down right fearful? If so, you’re not alone. But while knowing that you’re not alone might be comforting to a small degree, it doesn’t help you deal with the root cause. Over the years, I’ve had several episodes on dealing with the fear of public speaking, but in this episode, Dr. Doreen Downing takes a different approach than the others did. If you fear public speaking -- or not -- listen in. You’ll find her advice...

Duration:00:24:32

Launch a Successful Speaking Career with Jane Atkinson

7/25/2022
Are you just starting out on your speaking career? Are you a veteran speaker who struggles to make the money you want to make? Are you reluctant to run your speaking career as a business? If you said yes to any of these, then my guest, Jane Atkinson, has a lot in store for you. Known as the Speaker Launcher, Jane is the author of the Wealthy Speaker 3.0, the founder of the Wealthy Speaker School, and the host of the Wealthy Speaker podcast. She packs thirty years of contacts,...

Duration:00:21:37