Cover image of The Public Speaker's Quick and Dirty Tips for Improving Your Communication Skills
(487)

Rank #129 in Careers category

Business
Education
Careers
Self-Improvement

The Public Speaker's Quick and Dirty Tips for Improving Your Communication Skills

Updated 4 days ago

Rank #129 in Careers category

Business
Education
Careers
Self-Improvement
Read more

The Public Speaker helps you to inform, motivate, entertain, and persuade better. Lisa B. Marshall, author of "Smart Talk: The Public Speaker's Guide to Success in Every Situation," has short, practical tips that help you to be engaging and memorable every time you speak. It's not just about public speaking, it's about effective communication.

Read more

The Public Speaker helps you to inform, motivate, entertain, and persuade better. Lisa B. Marshall, author of "Smart Talk: The Public Speaker's Guide to Success in Every Situation," has short, practical tips that help you to be engaging and memorable every time you speak. It's not just about public speaking, it's about effective communication.

iTunes Ratings

487 Ratings
Average Ratings
356
72
17
25
17

Good Resource

By Andy Zytas - Jun 21 2016
Read more
The podcast offers tips on better communication. A great resource!

SUBSCRIBE NOW--u will love it!

By terrisriley - Oct 18 2015
Read more
EXCELLENT articles packed with powerful & practical tips to help you be & do better!

iTunes Ratings

487 Ratings
Average Ratings
356
72
17
25
17

Good Resource

By Andy Zytas - Jun 21 2016
Read more
The podcast offers tips on better communication. A great resource!

SUBSCRIBE NOW--u will love it!

By terrisriley - Oct 18 2015
Read more
EXCELLENT articles packed with powerful & practical tips to help you be & do better!
Cover image of The Public Speaker's Quick and Dirty Tips for Improving Your Communication Skills

The Public Speaker's Quick and Dirty Tips for Improving Your Communication Skills

Updated 4 days ago

Read more

The Public Speaker helps you to inform, motivate, entertain, and persuade better. Lisa B. Marshall, author of "Smart Talk: The Public Speaker's Guide to Success in Every Situation," has short, practical tips that help you to be engaging and memorable every time you speak. It's not just about public speaking, it's about effective communication.

Rank #1: 009 TPS Um, Like, How to Sound Ditzy?

Podcast cover
Read more
Learn to eliminate your distracting ums and ahs and other disfluencies.

May 26 2016

7mins

Play

Rank #2: 206 TPS Why You Hate Your Voice

Podcast cover
Read more
When you hear your voice on playback, it's usually higher-pitched and thinner than what you expected. The Public Speaker explains why this is and why it's ok.

Nov 27 2015

9mins

Play

Rank #3: 316 TPS 6 Constructive Ways to Give Negative Feedback

Podcast cover
Read more
Lisa B. Marshall, aka The Public Speaker, will show you how to hold tough conversations while still being a nice person. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1Mljmo0

Oct 23 2015

11mins

Play

Rank #4: 151 TPS Five Things a Boss Should Never Say

Podcast cover
Read more
If you want to encourage creativity and build morale in your group, here are 5 things you shouldn't say. Read the transcript here: http://bit.ly/1Hh38gZ.

Apr 16 2015

6mins

Play

Rank #5: 310 TPS How to Overcome Shyness in the Classroom

Podcast cover
Read more
Do you or someone you know have trouble speaking up in the classroom? Lisa B. Marshall, aka The Public Speaker, has some suggestions to help you learn to speak-up more often. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1LfpEtB

Sep 11 2015

10mins

Play

Rank #6: 313 TPS How to Accept a Compliment

Podcast cover
Read more
This podcast will tell you why accepting compliments is so important, how to overcome awkwardness, and how to do it right. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1Mc1IYl

Oct 02 2015

8mins

Play

Rank #7: 290 TPS How Power Poses Can Build Confidence

Podcast cover
Read more
Are you looking for a simple technique to help you be a more captivating and confident presenter? The Public Speaker explains how holding a power pose for just a few minutes can change how others view you and how you view yourself. Read the transcript: http://bit.ly/1FgPUfG

Apr 03 2015

7mins

Play

Rank #8: 307 TPS Body Language Hacks: Be Creative, Clear, and Energized

Podcast cover
Read more
Do you ever feel like you’re dragging? Or like what you’re trying to accomplish is just barely eluding you? The answer to these problems may be as simple as changing body habits. What the body does and how the brain responds are closely connected, as more and more studies prove, and there are some easy ways to boost your energy and clarify your thinking right away. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1Q79Dpl

]]>

Aug 21 2015

9mins

Play

Rank #9: 315 TPS How to Handle Rude Questions

Podcast cover
Read more
How do you respond when people ask rude and personal questions? It's a sticky situation. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1jVngxV

Oct 16 2015

7mins

Play

Rank #10: 289 TPS The Best Icebreaker Interview Questions

Podcast cover
Read more
As an interviewer, you can learn a lot about a candidate by asking icebreaker questions. But beyond commenting on the weather, you can actually use icebreakers to gauge the qualifications of the candidate even before you discuss their work experience. The Public Speaker shares her top 4 icebreaker interview questions. Read the transcript: http://bit.ly/1D7LZXv

Mar 27 2015

6mins

Play

Rank #11: 339 TPS Find Your Storytelling Style to Engage Your Audience

Podcast cover
Read more
Storytelling is an important part of being human. Stories connect us to each other; they create a bond. We all love to hear stories, but can we tell them? Whether you’re a business professional giving a presentation, or a story-lover who wants to share stories with others, Lisa B. Marshall, aka The Public Speaker, will tell you how to deliver a great story to keep your listeners riveted. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/23hefhR

Apr 28 2016

16mins

Play

Rank #12: 341 TPS Want to Speak Up More at Meetings?

Podcast cover
Read more
Do you feel like you can speak in public everywhere except in front of your colleagues? This is not uncommon, but it is important to overcome, as it could hamper your career. Lisa B. Marshall, aka The Public Speaker, has some tips to help you be more confident at your next meeting. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1XKXPPg

May 12 2016

8mins

Play

Rank #13: 287 TPS 3 Tips to Avoid Mispronouncing Names

Podcast cover
Read more
John Travolta and Neil Patrick Harris are both guilty of mispronouncing names at the 2015 Oscars. The Public Speaker offers advice on how to avoid mispronouncing names and how to handle it if you make a mistake. Read the transcript here: http://bit.ly/1zWNobm

Mar 06 2015

7mins

Play

Rank #14: 291 TPS How to Avoid Awkward Silences

Podcast cover
Read more
You know how to introduce yourself, but how do you keep the conversation going? Lisa B. Marshall, The Public Speaker, offer tips for asking questions that open up communication. Read the transcript: http://bit.ly/1GU2khJ

Apr 10 2015

8mins

Play

Rank #15: 338 TPS The Secrets of Storytelling: An Interview with Author Carmine Gallo

Podcast cover
Read more
The ability to create and tell powerful stories is by far the most important skill of a leader because it can change minds, spark action, and stir passion. Lisa B, Marshall interviews best selling author Carmine Gallo about his latest book: The Storyteller’s Secret: From TED Speakers to Business Legends, Why Some Ideas Catch On and Others Don’t. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1SUcswt

Apr 21 2016

11mins

Play

Rank #16: 346 TPS Want to Add Humor to Your Speeches?

Podcast cover
Read more
Do you need to learn how to be more entertaining when you give presentations or speeches? Lisa B. Marshall, aka The Public Speaker, gives you the tools to be a more engaging speaker. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/29EpHmb

Jun 23 2016

8mins

Play

Rank #17: 292 TPS 4 Rules for Eye Contact in Conversations

Podcast cover
Read more
Is there such a thing as too much eye contact? The Public Speaker explains how to use eye contact to build trust and rapport in conversations. Read the transcript: http://bit.ly/1aZ8UXO.

Apr 24 2015

7mins

Play

Rank #18: 288 TPS What Is Your DISC Style?

Podcast cover
Read more
Do you know what drives you? What holds you back? What are your roadblocks to achieving the results and successes you desire in your career? To find out, take the free DISC communication style assessment right now! Read the transcript here: http://bit.ly/18OsfKA

Mar 31 2016

11mins

Play

Rank #19: 340 TPS How Rate of Speech Impacts Diplomacy

Podcast cover
Read more
How much does the pace of speech matter in diplomatic speaking? What about credibility or persuasiveness? It matters a lot. And Lisa B. Marshall, aka The Public Speaker, gives you the details on how to use it to your advantage and that of your audience. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1WZszLC

May 05 2016

9mins

Play

Rank #20: 308 TPS Why You Should Embrace Awkward Small Talk

Podcast cover
Read more
Do you think small talk is a time waster? Would you rather send a text then have an in-person conversation? Do you go out of your way to avoid small talk? If you said yes to any of these, read this to learn how to look forward to mundane small talk!

]]>

Aug 28 2015

9mins

Play