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The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 1 – The Mind

Posted By mauriced on Public Speaking

http://mindfulpresenter.com - A major contributor to personal success in business today is the ability to influence, persuade and even inspire others. The days when the need to present well were useful or important have are long gone. Today it’s essential. If you haven’t experienced it yet, I’m certain you will soon. Unfortunately despite its significance, presenting remains […]The post The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 1 – The Mind appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

9 Great Presentation Tips to Influence Any Audience

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - Life itself is full of presentation tips when you take a moment to reflect. When I was a small boy my parents invested enormous energy trying hard to influence so much of my behaviour, beliefs, emotional development, character and even aspirations. As they worked on me at home, at school it seemed my teachers roles seem to […]The post 9 Great Presentation Tips to Influence Any Audience appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 2 – Habit

Posted By mauriced on Public Speaking

http://mindfulpresenter.com - Somewhere in your mind buried amongst the 100 billion brain cells you have probably lies your own personal blueprint for how to construct and deliver a business presentation. For many that model is likely to contain a fair number of bullet points, a few charts or graphs, a scattering of images and plethora of words. […]The post The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 2 – Habit appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

7 mistakes to avoid when presenting to senior management: Blog & Webinar

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - I still remember the very first time I was invited to make a presentation to my senior management team. I couldn’t sleep for days; my mind was filled with dread, and every nerve, cell and fibre of my entire being felt like they were preparing for a major meltdown. I was only in my early […]The post 7 mistakes to avoid when presenting to senior management: Blog & Webinar appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 3 – Strategy

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - It’s unimaginable to think that any organisation intent on success would not firstly establish a strategic foundation which ensures its advancement, sustainability and prosperity. Having a clear, compelling and concentrated strategy is fundamental to the success of any business regardless of its size or industry. Many years in the boardroom have taught me that strategy […]The post The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 3 – Strategy appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

Presentation Tips You Don’t Hear – Write in Your Diary

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - I often find that the most valuable presentation tips are the ones you simply don’t hear or read every day and that’s because as powerful as they are many speakers lack the commitment to apply the more challenging ones. As part of our presentation skills training and coaching  every day we see the impact of […]The post Presentation Tips You Don’t Hear – Write in Your Diary appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

Presentation Tips Hurdle 5 – ‘The Curse of Knowledge’

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - Isn’t it interesting how life itself offers it’s own presentation tips. Perhaps it’s just me but since I reached my prime of ‘middle age’ its seems that rarely a week goes by that I don’t have a conversation with someone who clearly knows exactly what they are talking about and assume that I do too. […]The post Presentation Tips Hurdle 5 – ‘The Curse of Knowledge’ appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 4 – Confidence

Posted By mauriced on Public Speaking

http://mindfulpresenter.com - Confidence is often cited as one of the most critical factors affecting professionals when it comes to presenting and speaking in public. In fact it’s one of the biggest hurdles we help people to jump every day at Mindful Presenter. Regardless of status, experience or dare I even say confidence itself the most common priority […]The post The Biggest Hurdles for Presenters – and how to jump them – Hurdle 4 – Confidence appeared first on Mindful Presenter.

A New Year and a New Way of Presenting – The Mindful Way

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - Human beings are creatures of hope and New Year’s celebrations allow us to celebrate the passing of a year and resolve to do better in the next. It’s a time which traditionally helps us to look back, reflect and assess for a few moments what’s important in our lives and how we are doing so far.

5 Pearls of Wisdom from Presentation Masterminds

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - Whatever your profession or personal interests we all have people who we admire and respect in our chosen passion. It may be an author, speaker or leader who has achieved a level of success or significance in their field that we can learn from and feel inspired by.It may even be someone we aspire to be like based on our perception of them being brilliant in their field.

The Power of Words – How I misjudged Toastmasters

Posted By mauriced on Public Speaking

http://mindfulpresenter.com - As a presentation and public speaking coach I’ve always been aware of Toastmasters International and its worldwide reputation for helping people to improve their communication and public speaking skills. My curiosity has led me to attend several of their meetings in the past to experience for myself the value they offer.

Apple does it again or does it? – Presenting the New iPhone 6S

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http://mindfulpresenter.com - Apple has long been hailed as one of the most innovative, influential and admired companies in the world. If you’ve ever used any of their products it’s pretty easy to understand why.