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MAKEOVER MONDAYS

Success in the new world of remote work requires a virtual mindset.  Now is the time to incorporate video conferencing mastery into your leadership communications toolbox.

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Do you know your virtual ASSETs?

If you are not aware of all your ASSETs, you may be overlooking a wealth of resources to help you shine on video calls.
Here are five essential elements you need to project a powerful presence every time you turn on your camera.

Appearance

How you look on the screen.

Staging

What your background says about you.

Styling

Does your décor complement your story?

Energy

Your voice and body language speak volumes.

Technology

Confident use of the platform and equipment.

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Stay up to date with the best practices in public speaking, media relations and presentations online and in person.
Want to deliver engaging presentations? Try PechaKucha.

Want to deliver engaging presentations? Try PechaKucha.

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Want to deliver engaging presentations? Try PechaKucha.

What do PechaKucha and TED Talks have in common? Both are presentation platforms designed to convey great ideas worth sharing in efficient formats that capture attention and imagination. Both can teach business leaders like you how to improve their own presentations.

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What is your ZoomScore™?

Are you showing up as your best on video calls? You may be ready for a makeover. My ZoomScore™ tool is a 10-point checklist of the components of a professional video presence on Zoom or your video conferencing app of choice. Ready to test your ZoomScore™?

Learn from the Pros on Makeover Mondays.

Meet successful communicators and creatives who are redefining the virtual meeting space. My conversations with award-winning authors, TV producers, media trainers, professional speakers and opera singers reveal insights you can use right away to improve your life on the small screen.

Dave Bricker:

Award-winning speaker, author, presentation coach and transatlantic sailor.

 

Key takeaways:

Effective public speaking means transforming your audience. If there is no transformation, you have not done your job as a speaker.

Amy Palma:

TV producer, journalist, and makeup artist.

 

Key takeaways:

Get HELP (hair, eyeliner, lips, and powder). Wear colors that pop. Zoom is like life: whatever happens, keep going.

Achim Nowak:

Executive coach, author, host of the My Fourth Act podcast.

 

Key takeaways:

Virtual is more immersive and efficient than in person meetings. Use the breakout function to increase participation and generate deeper conversations.

Download my checklists to guide you to winning public speaking and presentations.

7 Essential Steps to Master Public Speaking on Zoom

Checklist for Powerful Presentations In Physical Spaces and Online

Free Ebook: Checklist for Powerful Presentations:In Physical Spaces and Online

Updated for the hybrid workplace, my Checklist for Powerful Presentations in Physical Spaces and Online gives you the essential tips you need to ace your next presentation.

Free Ebook: Checklist for Powerful Presentations:In Physical Spaces and Online

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