Tag Archives: Jerry Seinfeld

The Public Speaking Fear Grid

It’s no secret that many people are afraid of public speaking. As Jerry Seinfeld has said, “According to most studies, people’s number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two! This means, to the average person, if … Continue reading

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12 Public Speaking Lessons from “Comedian”

I just finished watching, for the second time, Comedian, a terrific documentary about the efforts of Jerry Seinfeld to get back into stand-up comedy after a decade of starring in one of the most successful sitcoms of all time, Seinfeld. … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 46)

“According to most studies, people’s number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two! This means, to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you’re better off in the casket than doing the … Continue reading

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A Movie I Have to See!

When it comes to being on the cutting edge of cinema … I’m not your guy. Case in point: “Slum Dog Millionaire” was the first movie in perhaps 20 years that my wife and I saw in the theatre before … Continue reading

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