It was a beautiful sunny day in the mountains. Together with my little man Álvaro and his school buddy Jordi, I joined a friendship hike of the Rotary club of my special Rose. We, a group of three dozens of humanitarian freaks, went for an excursion in Montseny, the spectacular mountain range 30 miles . . . → Read More: A Tiny Giant For Better Structure
How does a business guy from Toronto to Tokyo tell the story of The Lord of the Rings? It goes like this: A normal guy from next door has to destroy a ring. He achieves his goal and goes back home. Strike! What a fantastic story! When I was a business consultant myself for . . . → Read More: Do You Know How To Tell A Sticky Story?
Do you know these speakers who present something for twenty minutes, and while they’re presenting they plant and stand still the entire time – like a tin soldier? The result: the attention span in the audience drops like a hot potato. Stage movement is a must for public speakers. Stage movement increases the level of . . . → Read More: Three Ways To Move More Effectively On Stage
When I look back to my days as a business consultant at KPMG, I remember – above all – my great friend. He was always there for me when I needed him. He listened to me when I was frustrated. He gave me shelter when it was cold. He gave me hope when all . . . → Read More: In The Beginning There Was The Speech
More than three years of personal research went into PLUSPLUS. Based on thousands of speech evaluations across Europe, I could identify 108 patterns for more powerful presentations.
In three blocks – content, delivery, slides – you’ll learn about boosters and brakes of communication. Among others, you’ll get to know the Aerobic Penguin, the AK-47, . . . → Read More: 108 Patterns For More Powerful Presentations