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44. How to Define Your Audience and Refine Your Message

By presentationboss / Feb 26, 2020

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to episode forty-four of The Presentation Boss Podcast! In this episode we do a deep dive into the question ‘what is the difference between a bad talk and a good talk’. We strongly believe that while many folk focus on the delivery, that the success of a presentation comes in the…

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43. Engineering Humour Into Your Speaking With Andrew Tarvin

By presentationboss / Feb 19, 2020

Hello and welcome to episode forty-three of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Way back in episode three, this guy got a mention and Kate has been following his work for years and years. Thomas too wanted Andrew Tarvin on this podcast to share his unique perspective on adding humour into any and every presentation. Kate and…

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42. Speech Breakdown: TED Talk by Julian Treasure “How to speak so that people want to listen”

By presentationboss / Feb 12, 2020

Let’s kick off this episode of The Presentation Boss Podcast with a Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy reference, because episode 42! We’re playing with a TED Talk this time. And not just Any TED Talk, but the sixth most watched TED Talk of all time. It’s by Julian Treasure and explores why we should use…

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41. Pimp My Slide: Small Tips for Big Changes

By presentationboss / Feb 5, 2020

You’ve made it! We’ve arrived at episode forty-one of The Presentation Boss Podcast! This episode straddles the fine line between Thomas and Kate having a discussion, and Kate interviewing Thomas. Why? Because Thomas specialises in visual communication, especially PowerPoint design. Today we concentrate on what you do if you have a slide deck that is…

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40. Being a Professional Speaker with Grant Baldwin

By presentationboss / Jan 28, 2020

On episode forty of The Presentation Boss Podcast we hear from one of our big wish-list guests, Grant Baldwin. Kate and Thomas first came across Grant through his hugely popular podcast The Speaker Lab which discusses the business of speaking as a professional but also introduced them to many invaluable ideas, tips and guests. When…

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39. Speech Breakdown: TED Talk by Derek Muller “The key to effective educational science videos”

By presentationboss / Jan 22, 2020

Alrighty, let’s get into episode thirty-nine of The Presentation Boss Podcast! We’re doing another Speech Breakdown and we’ve found a beautiful, concise, short example of an idea worth sharing. Thomas first came across Derek Muller via his youtube channel many years ago and was pretty happy to see he had a TED Talk too. Watching…

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38. How To Choose The Right Chart For Your Data Visualisation

By presentationboss / Jan 15, 2020

Welcome to episode thirty-eight of The Presentation Boss Podcast! This episode straddles the fine line between Thomas and Kate having a discussion, and Thomas interviewing Kate. Why? Because Kate specialises in data visualisation and data presentation. Today concentrates on how you go about choosing the right chart to best present your data insights to your…

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37. Being Connectable with Mel Kettle

By presentationboss / Jan 8, 2020

Episode thirty-seven of the Presentation Boss Podcast and we loved our interview with today’s guest, Mel Kettle. We met Mel through the podcasting community and have had the pleasure of meeting up with her at a few events where she’s always great fun to chat with. This episode is a wonderful conversation about communicating, the…

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36. Special: What We’ve Learned From This Podcast

By presentationboss / Jan 1, 2020

It is time to kick The Presentation Boss Podcast into 2020! Let’s be real, we couldn’t’ve done it any earlier! Kate and Thomas sat down to reflect on the year behind us and the seven months that this podcast has been going each and every week. A few questions get asked of us by our…

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35. Special: Listener Questions, Answered

By presentationboss / Dec 25, 2019

Our last show of the The Presentation Boss Podcast, for 2019! We’ve done 35 of these now – high-five for us! For this episode we asked you, our listeners what questions you had for us about presentations, presentation skills and presentation philosophy. We received a load of questions and picked out ten of the juiciest,…

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34. Speech Breakdown: TED Talk by Simon Sinek “Why Good Leaders Make You Feel Safe”

By presentationboss / Dec 18, 2019

We’re listening to another TED Talk on The Presentation Boss Podcast today! Simon Sinek has the third most watched TED Talk of all time, is seen as a leader in both leadership psychology and one of the world’s most recognisable speakers. We like his style and reckon most folks would like him too. Today we…

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33. Seven Things To Not Do When Presenting

By presentationboss / Dec 11, 2019

It’s your favourite Kate and Thomas this week on The Presentation Boss Podcast, episode thirty three! We have been thinking a bunch about what we often see done during presentations that really distracts, detracts or destructs the delivery of the message. And when giving a presentation, you really want to give yourself the best opportunity…

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