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Rudy Giuliani tries to clarify 'truth isn't truth' statement

Donald Trump<p>Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's attorney, sought to clarify on Monday what he was talking about when he told NBC News' Chuck Todd Sunday morning that "truth isn't truth."<p>"My statement was not meant as a pontification on moral theology but one referring to the situation where two …

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10 Body Language Tips Every Speaker Must Know (Infographic)

This story originally appeared on PR Daily<p>We all know that when we give a presentation or speak in front of a group, not only are our words important, but the body language that accompanies them.<p>Your words may give the audience one message while your body sends quite another.<p>As if getting the words …

Best Tools for an iPad Presentation

Need to nail a presentation? Here are a few tools you should know about.<p><b>Grant Stanley, CEO of Contemporary Analysis Omaha:</b> My company performs predictive analytics for businesses and other organizations, so we do a lot of client presentations. I was looking for a way to present complex reports on …

How To Make An Effective Presentation

Slides I prepared for a training session with Political Economy students in 2005.<p>Quick facts:<p>- This was the first presentation I made using Keynote 2 (yes, the irony of using Keynote to teach people to use Powerpoint is not lost on me).<p>- The actual presentation used plenty of animations (cube …

Tip: Create Slides People Will Remember

<b>Nancy Duarte</b>, author of the <i>HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations</i>, explains how to avoid PowerPoint hell.

How to Deliver the Best Speech of Your Life

What separates all-star presenters from rookies? The tricolon, fillers, and Will Ferrell have something to do with it, but there's more.<p>Here's the thing about speeches: 99 percent of them are average. The PowerPoints look the same, the jokes fall flat, and the audience members follows along …

10 Tips for a Highly Memorable Presentation

If your audience doesn't remember you once you've finished, what's the point? Here are some easy ways to rock the stage.<p>Most people suck at presenting to big groups. It's a shame because the ability to nail these presentations at key conferences can be once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to influence …

How to Prep for a Conference Keynote

Three tips for nailing your material.<p><b>1. Keep it Simple.</b> I break my presentations into three parts that can all be practiced separately. Within each of those sections, you have a two-minute intro and a two-minute conclusion, and in between you have point-example-point or example-point-example. In …

5 Secrets of Public Speaking From the Best TED Presenters

How can you borrow a bit of the magic that garners some TED Talks millions upon millions of views? The author of a book on the subject shares some secrets.<p>Ask just about anyone these days for great examples of public speaking and you'll hear a variation on a single thing--"Did you see that TED talk …

7 Ways To Give Presentations That People Actually Care About

No one will be looking at their phones–unless they’re tweeting about how awesome your talk is. Really.<p>When NYU leadership lecturer Helio Fred Garcia wants to gather an audience’s attention, he enlists the most fearsome of allies: The Black Eyed Peas.<p>“At precisely 9 a.m. I touch a button on my …

10 Honest and Completely Helpful Tips for Hitting a Public-Speaking Homerun

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Speaking on stage in front of an audience of people is a wonderfully scary privilege. You have a large group of people’s undivided attention, and you can have a direct impact on their lives (and potentially your future). Here’s how not to …

Read This Now and You, Too, Can "Talk Like TED"

I was giving a speech at my father’s retirement banquet and I can tell you – I was a nervous wreck. It’s one thing to speak on marketing to an …

Here's How You Can Create A Great Presentation - Step Seven

You’ve researched your audience, asked the right questions, and learned the particulars of the occasion. You’ve created the opening frame of the talk with an engaging story that hints at the glories to come. You’ve plunged the audience deep into the issue that animates your topic. You’ve bathed the …

How to Cure Stage Fright: The Science Behind Public Speaking

<i>This post was originally published on the ooomf blog.</i><p>Do you want to be a cryptocurrency millionaire?Don't get your hopes up.VISIT HARD FORK<p>Palms sweaty. Heart racing. You know the feeling. Whether it’s five people or 50, public speaking is a gut-wrenching experience for most of us.<p>Before …

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