Category Archives: Public Speaking

Facts Feed Our Brains but Stories Feed Our Souls

Despite all the new communication technology we have available to us, face-to-face communication and storytelling are still the most powerful methods we have of communicating, engaging and persuading our audiences. That has been true since the dawn of humans and … Continue reading

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Good Networking Requires Effective Communication

Networking events can be very challenging, especially if you’re someone who isn’t all that comfortable with talking to strangers. In order to network effectively you must be willing and able to articulate your thoughts and ideas as you exchange information. … Continue reading

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Why A Communications Coach is Necessary

Whether we like it or not, we will always be judged by 3 things: 1) The way we look 2) The way we act 3) The way we speak Knowing how to communicate effectively is an extremely important quality in … Continue reading

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Young People will Make or Break You as a Speaker

My 25-year-old daughter once told me, “If you really want to know how you are as a Speaker, do it in front of teenagers and then you’ll know for sure.”  She went on to say “they’re a tough crowd, with … Continue reading

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Veteran Journalist Beverly Mahone Will Keynote Youth Summit

Veteran journalist and best selling author Beverly Mahone will be the Keynote Speaker for the Durham Youth Work Internship Program Summit.  Her presentation is titled:  I’m All About that A.C.E…. A great ATTITUDE + good COMMUNICATION skills = EXCELLENCE. Beverly … Continue reading

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