An excerpt from Jeff Speck’s Walkable City Rules, a step-by-step guide to fixing America’s cities and towns. I published the book Walkable City in 2012. Since then, many of our leaders have realized that
7 Critical Public Speaking Tips (Source: The 'World Champion of Public Speaking,' Who Beat 30,000 People for the Title)
There's a teacher in Houston who started going to Toastmasters events a few years ago. Her name is Ramona J. Smith, and it turns out she has a knack for public speaking. So much so that she beat out 30,000
A groundbreaking new study shows that access to “greened” vacant lots reduced feelings of worthlessness and depression, especially in low-resource neighborhoods. What’s in a fence? More than you’d think.
Speaking is the No. 1 strategy for attracting high-paying clients. But what is your speaker style? Are you a presenter like Steve Jobs, Suze Orman, Dave Ramsey or Tony Robbins? “Your audience doesn’t to
First of all, you need to know what your message is. Then you need to deliver it well. Here’s how to do both in any situation. Speaking off-script and concerned you might be about to ramble off on a tangent?
Dear Husband, Look at me. Like, really look at me. Tell me I'm pretty. Tell me I'm sexy. Tell me you adore and desire me, that you are lucky to have me by your side. I'm in my 30s, haven't had children,
College admissions season is here. In the coming weeks, millions of high school seniors will receive letters of acceptance or rejection. They will then have a few more weeks to choose which school to The
“One of the writers in our cast told me [she wrote a role for me]. The character was a waiter who spoke in a Chinese accent. We are no longer friends.” In the production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton
Asian America March is Women’s History Month, and NBC Asian America is commemorating it by celebrating some of the Asian-American women those in the United States may not have learned about in school.
How has the city let such a vital artery become so corroded? Canal Street should be one of New York City’s greatest thoroughfares. It’s lined with a pleasant mix of unique buildings; it passes through