Monthly Archives: December 2011

10 Ways to Grab an Audience’s Attention

Is your audience getting bored? Here are 10 ways you can grab their attention and get them re-enganged. Ask a question Vary your voice … volume, pitch and tempo Slam the lectern … but only if it helps make your … Continue reading

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Cruising Free as a Speaker – Mistakes to Avoid

By Featured Speaker Daniel Hall Being an approved cruise enrichment lecturer is the greatest gig on the seven seas. The deal is simple: you furnish the cruise lines three or four 1-hour lectures on subjects you love and you get … Continue reading

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Top 10 Signs Your Audience Is Bored

Your audience may be bored … or just need an energy/bathroom break if … They are yawning They are fidgeting They are playing with their portable devices They are talking or whispering to their neighbors They are sleeping They are … Continue reading

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When You’re the MC

The Master of Ceremonies, or MC for sho (sometimes emcee), is the host of a staged event. As MC you are in charge of introducing the speakers, and sometimes for making the opening presentation before the Keynote. You are the … Continue reading

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