You Have the Floor: How to Present Ideas with Confidence

  You have a million ideas stirring around in your head, right? The world is teeming with inspiration, and you’re constantly scrawling new projects on cocktail napkins at the bourbon bar, on th...


Rock On Stage & Be Remembered

Have you ever listened to a presentation and thought “Wow! This is really awesome”? I can raise my hand to that. But I have also attended many presentations that are so boring that I wished I’d ...


The Pitfalls of PowerPoint

We’ve all been subjected to presentations that bombard us with an endless stream of PowerPoint slides or other forms of visual “aids.” We read a screen covered with wordy bullet points and d...


5 Ways Make Your Presentations Pitch Perfect

Sooner or later every entrepreneur will have to do a presentation to an audience. It comes with the job description. Whether its to a potential investor, client, or an influential group of your peers....


How to create a KILLER presentation

Putting together a great presentation isn’t necessarily easy. It takes time to develop a stellar concept, find the right words, and follow the red thread. As much as public speaking is a skill that...


Shred Your Notes (and Other Lessons on Public Speaking)

Many people get jitters before a big speech; it’s such a common fear that some avoid it altogether. Jerry Seinfeld once joked that Americans feared public speaking more than death, which meant that ...


Stop Pitching! It’s’ NOT Genuine

I’m really sick of these startup pitches. Their businesses are usually miles apart, but listening to their pitches make them sound all the same. It’s so damn generic! “So… how ...


Giving a Winning Presentation

Giving a presentation can be one of the toughest things for many people to do while others seemingly kill it and blow the audience away. Recently MSN’s Business on Main published an article abou...


5 Simple Ways to Step Up Your Presentation Game

We have all been through it. The horror of listening to a 145-slide presentation, stuck on full screen, with literally no indication when the last slide will come. You ask yourself, “Is there no lig...


A Breakdown of 5 Fundamental Presentation Skills

It’s almost unfair when you think about those rare individuals who stroll through presentations as though it wasn’t even a challenge.  But as many of us know, experienced or otherwise, presenting...