Stop Saying um and y’know

Stop Saying um and y’know

Breathing Life Back into the Full-Stop It’s one of those things you don’t even realise you’re doing until you listen back to a recording of your voice. There it is : “My first introduction to… umm.. technology was in school...

Confident Public Speaking

Number 1 Fear Download a handy PDF of these tips and a whole page of extra tips from speakers from around the globe. This is my 21st year of Professional Speaking, and when you’ve been doing something that long, people are bound to ask you questions, right? Of...
Overcome Fear of Public Speaking

Overcome Fear of Public Speaking

Number 1 Public Speaking Challenge I’ve been speaking professionally for around 17 years and coaching speakers for more than 10. The most common challenge facing those speakers is dealing with nerves. I’ve developed my own techniques and tweaked those...
Choosing a Celebrity MC for your event

Choosing a Celebrity MC for your event

One of the best things about being such an experienced Professional Speaker (read: been doing it a LONG LONG TIME) is that I’ve come across such a wide array of Speakers and can authentically refer other Speakers to my clients. I never refer a Speaker I...
#pesa14 Internet Conference, Gold Coast : Review

#pesa14 Internet Conference, Gold Coast : Review

It is a VERY good day when I’m engaged to speak or produce social media at an event which centres around my interest areas! The PESA Internet Conference for Online Retailers is one such event. Run by my very good and long-time mate Phil Leahy, it started out as...