Tag Archives: Manner of Speaking

Authenticity

The temptation to be like others is strong. But if we always try to fit in, we will never stand out. We become just one more slice of bread in one more bland, homogenized loaf. And there are millions of … Continue reading

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Important News About Data Protection

If you’re wondering why you have recently received a raft of emails from different companies, organizations and sites about data protection, there is a reason: a new European law on data protection. What is the GDPR? On 25 May 2018, … Continue reading

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Manner of Speaking recognized by Credit Donkey

Manner of Speaking has been chosen as one of the winning blogs by Credit Donkey for the Best Public Speaking Blogs in 2017. Credit Donkey is a credit card comparison site that publishes credit card research, deals, and tips to help … Continue reading

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Manner of Speaking recognized by Feedspot

Manner of Speaking has been chosen by Feedspot, a popular RSS Reader, as one of the Top 50 Public Speaking Blogs on the Internet. And, among the Top 50, Manner of Speaking was rated 7th. Here’s what Feedspot had to say: … Continue reading

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2,000,000 visits!

I have just returned to Geneva from a speaking engagement at the Toastmasters International Convention in Washington, D.C. (More about that in a future post.) At some point during the eight-hour flight across the Atlantic Ocean, this blog hit another … Continue reading

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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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Thanks a Million!

In the past couple of weeks, this blog reached two milestones: five years since the first post was written; and 1,000,000 visits. Even as I write this post, the numbers do not seem real. My sincere thanks to everyone who has supported and … Continue reading

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“Manner of Speaking” Begins Its Third Year

Yesterday marked the two-year anniversary of this blog. Thus, today is the start of the third year of what has proven to be an enjoyable and rewarding experience for me. I could not let the occasion pass without expressing my … Continue reading

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Speaking Pro Central

Today I am pleased to introduce you to SpeakingPro Central. Similar in concept to Alltop, Speaking Pro Central is a collection of blog posts and articles all around the business of speaking. It uses a special technology to create a … Continue reading

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Link by Link and Tweet by Tweet

This article appeared in the April 2010 issue of Toastmaster Magazine. The issue was devoted to social media and the editors asked me to write a piece about how social media can be used to enhance one’s public speaking and … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday “Manner of Speaking”

It’s hard for me to believe, but today is the one year anniversary of this blog. What began as a leap into the (then) unknown blogosphere has proved to be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. And apparently, the fact that … Continue reading

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