What Would the Gettysburg Address Look Like in PowerPoint?

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar "Top Five Mistakes People Make with PowerPoint" What Would the Gettysburg Address Look Like in PowerPoint? By Joey Asher Category: Visual Aid "Hi. I’m Abe Lincoln. My first slide lays out a timeline for our nation. As you can see reading from left to right, it really [...]

What Would the Gettysburg Address Look Like in PowerPoint?2021-09-02T08:33:19-05:00

What I Learned from Vomiting and Fainting in Front of My Class

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar “Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking! What I Learned from Vomiting and Fainting in Front of My Class By Joey Asher Category: Nerves As a public speaking coach, nervous speakers regularly tell me “I think I’m going to pass out” or “I’m feeling sick to my stomach.” [...]

What I Learned from Vomiting and Fainting in Front of My Class2021-03-31T11:57:01-05:00

Learning from Your Dentist: The Keys to Delivering Bad News

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar “How to Have a Tough Conversation at Work” Learning from Your Dentist: The Keys to Delivering Bad News By Joey Asher Category: Practice, Other, Nerves Many of us have to deliver unwanted messages. For example, my dentist recently told me that some of my old fillings were deteriorating [...]

Learning from Your Dentist: The Keys to Delivering Bad News2021-02-26T13:11:48-05:00

Public Speaking Tips from Socrates

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar “How to Interview for a Job Virtually” Public Speaking Tips from Socrates By Joey Asher Category: Tips from Celebrities Socrates said “I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance”.  But while the Greek philosopher may have touted his lack of knowledge, we can learn much about presenting [...]

Public Speaking Tips from Socrates2021-02-18T12:59:44-05:00

Public Speaking 4.0. Connecting with Audiences in the Post-Covid Era

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar “Keys to Public Speaking Success and Your Questions” Public Speaking 4.0. Connecting with Audiences in the Post-Covid Era By Joey Asher Category: Other What is the state of public speaking in 2021? Covid has ushered in what might be called Public Speaking 4.0. That’s a world where [...]

Public Speaking 4.0. Connecting with Audiences in the Post-Covid Era2021-02-25T11:32:02-05:00

Help Your Stories with a Healthy Helping of Schmaltz

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar “Discussion with Expert on Managing Virtual Teams”. Help Your Stories with a Healthy Helping of Schmaltz By Joey Asher Category: Other I was helping a client with a story he planned to tell as part of his presentation. “You know what this story needs?” I said. “This [...]

Help Your Stories with a Healthy Helping of Schmaltz2020-12-07T14:59:16-05:00

Checklist for a Winning New Business Presentation

CLICK HERE to listen/view the recorded webinar “How to Separate Yourself from the Competition with a Presentation”. Checklist for a Winning New Business Presentation By Joey Asher Category: Other How do I communicate in a way that is credible and assertive but that I can still be myself?” I recently read surgeon and journalist [...]

Checklist for a Winning New Business Presentation2020-10-26T14:01:19-05:00

Be a Model: The Non-Speaker’s Role in Team Presentations

By Joey Asher Category: Content We frequently work with professionals who present in teams. Many ask “What should I do while I’m not speaking?” The answer is simple: be a model! In other words, during the time when you’re not speaking, your job is to model what you want the audience to do. That means [...]

Be a Model: The Non-Speaker’s Role in Team Presentations2020-09-22T20:45:14-05:00

Public Speaking Lessons from John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address

Joey Asher President of Speechworks, a selling and communication skills coaching company in Atlanta. He has worked with hundreds of business people helping them learn how to communicate in a way that connects with clients. His new book 15 Minutes Including Q&A: a Plan to Save the World from Lousy Presentations” is available [...]

Public Speaking Lessons from John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address2021-01-05T12:55:16-05:00

Overcoming Brain Freeze: Speaking With Confidence for Non-Native Speakers

Nancy Vason Nancy has been coaching executives at Speechworks for ten years. She teaches Business Communication in the Georgia Tech MBA program. During her former career with Bellsouth, she was a sales skills instructor and wrote speeches for C-level executives. She has also worked as a performance consultant, developing training programs to improve [...]

Overcoming Brain Freeze: Speaking With Confidence for Non-Native Speakers2020-09-22T20:45:21-05:00