Providing Effective Testimony with a Great Speech

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCnZOvjJgwo&feature=share I’m always fascinated to see and learn from great speakers. Abby Johnson testified at a Kentucky State hearing for the Hearbeat Bill, SB9. What did she do as a speaker that was so compelling the bill received a unanimous vote? Humanized the abortion processUsed understandable, active wordsMade constant eye contactVaried her tone and paceSpoke… Continue reading Providing Effective Testimony with a Great Speech

Striking at Perspective: a Cobra Kai Series Review

Image from IMDB. Things are not always what they seem at first. -Daniel Larusso The Karate Kid was a favorite 1984 movie about a scrawny underdog winning a karate tournament and getting the girl. Several sequels and remakes followed (the one starring Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan was the best). My teenagers are enjoying this… Continue reading Striking at Perspective: a Cobra Kai Series Review

Mastering Your Greatest Communication Tool, a podcast reccy

podcast This unusual podcast covers a variety of interesting, helpful topics. Roger Love, voice coach to the stars and author of Set Your Voice Free, tells listeners how to adjust and project their voice to varying effect, including projecting their true selves. The Art of Manliness podcast, episode #506: How to Improve Your Speaking Voice