Tag Archives: YouTube

A Day in the Internet

In the past, I have written articles stressing the importance of making data meaningful for our audiences. Drawing inspiration from such sources as Carl Sagan and the Long Island Initiative, I have tried to show examples of how statistics need … Continue reading

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Analysis of a Speech by Phil Davison

Analysis of the political speech that spread like wildfire over the Internet in 2010. Continue reading

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Public Speaking Lessons from the Old Spice Guy

Those of you who live outside North America (as I now do) might not be familiar with Old Spice men’s care products, but when I was growing up in Canada, I used to love the smell of my Dad’s Old … 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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Five Tips for Writing (and Speaking)

Five tips from author Kate Mosse about writing a novel that are also useful for improving your public speaking and presentation skills. Continue reading

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