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Design your presentation like Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso was not just a master of art; he was a master of human nature. Of all the things that we can learn from him, one of the most important is the power of simplicity.  “Art,” said Picasso, “is … Continue reading

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A Lesson from Germany’s World Cup Victory

An important lesson from the World Cup. Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 184) – Samuel Beckett

“Ever tried? Ever failed? No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.” — Samuel Beckett

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 183) – Winston Churchill

“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” — Sir Winston Churchill

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The Prezi Top 100

The past couple of weeks have been pretty exciting for this blog. Only days after reaching 1,000,000 visitors, I received an email from the good people at Prezi notifying me that they had chosen Manner of Speaking as one of their … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 182) – William Butler Yeats

“I always think a great speaker convinces us not by force of reasoning, but because he is visibly enjoying the beliefs he wants us to accept.” — William Butler Yeats

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