Tag Archives: Active Listening

Positional vs. Persuasive Leaders

Persuasive vs. Positional Leadership

There are many kinds of leaders. Each of which subscribe to their own philosophy and approach to leadership. In this article, we will compare two types of leaders: Positional Leaders and Persuasive Leaders. We will explain the key traits each type of leader possess and… Continue reading

Public Speaking & Leadership Mastery Through Active Listening

Public Speaking & Leadership Mastery Active Listening

Public speaking and leadership require excellent communications and listening skills. Fact is, communication skills are among the most fundamental competences. We use them daily to persuade, influence and navigate our professional and personal lives. Without question, they are absolutely critical to our success. In this… Continue reading

Learn From Public Speaking Feedback

Public Speaking Feedback - An opportunity to learn

Feedback for many speakers can be a touch issue. Novice public speakers want to know how to improve but they rarely ask for the very thing that can help them do so. Truth be told, feedback can help us perform better as a speaker and… Continue reading

Reading Your Audience

Public Speaking Success – Read your Audience Novice public speakers often ask me how to best gauge an audience during a speech. Hearing this question impresses me because indicates a speaker is making an effort to more effectively connect with his or her audience. Reading… Continue reading