3 Common Blocks to Sharing Your Story...And How to Breakthrough Them

3 Common Blocks to Sharing Your Story and How to Breakthrough Them

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Breaking through the 3 Common Blocks In a previous article, I gave you three tips to create juicy stories. Here they are again… be personal, be specific, and be inspirational. But what happens if you get blocked? What happens if you find yourself unable to put your story together so you can tell it? I have found 3 common blocks that stop people in their tracks as they try to pin down their stories: 1. My stories are personal… 2….

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The Secret to Telling Juicy Stories

The Secret to Telling Juicy Stories

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How to Tell Juicy Stories How do you tell a story so juicy your audience is left with their mouths watering like they’re gazing at a red, ripe strawberry? Well, there are three keys to creating captivating and juicy stories. Stories are naturally juicy when they are … Personal Specific Inspirational Let’s go through them one at a time, shall we? Make your Story Personal First, share something personal from your own life. You are a fascinating creature. When you…

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How to be an Authentic Speaker – Coaching for Professionals

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Make A Connection Recently I took the opportunity to remind a group of professional speakers that being a powerful and authentic speaker is not so much about what they have to say, it’s more about the connection they can make with their listeners. These professionals, enrolled in the Speakers Academy sponsored by the National Speakers Association, are eager to learn platform skills so they can effectively deliver their messages to their audiences. I was honored to be invited to coach…

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