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82. Speech Breakdown: Steve Jobs: Launch of the iPhone

By presentationboss / Nov 18, 2020

It’s another big one in episode eighty-two of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Thirteen years ago the late Steve Jobs introduced the world to a revolutionary new product, the iPhone at MacWorld in January 2007. In an 80-minute keynote he presented some of the most iconic techniques and skills in the speaking word, and the product…

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81. What Do I Do With My Hands?

By presentationboss / Nov 11, 2020

Put your hands together for episode eighty-one of The Presentation Boss Podcast! In this episode we give you the answer to one of our most asked questions; “What do I do with my hands when speaking?” We get it, as you speak and nervousness kicks in, nothing feels comfortable and natural and you become hyper-aware…

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80. David Nihill on Hacking Public Speaking

By presentationboss / Nov 4, 2020

It’s your lucky day! Episode eighty of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Joining us today is Irish author, speaker trainer and stand-up comic, David Nihill. His philosophy around hacking public speaking, combined with his leverage of using Stand-Up techniques means he has a grounded, sensible but effective approach to what works in presentations. The interview starts…

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79. Speech Breakdown: The Secrets of Food Marketing

By presentationboss / Oct 28, 2020

Time to sit down and listen in to episode seventy-nine of The Presentation Boss Podcast. In this breakdown, we tackle something a little bit different. This talk was suggested to us by a listener and we’ve hesitated to have this detailed look at it for months. It is an acted marketing piece for a UK…

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78. Where to Start When You Don’t Know Where to Start

By presentationboss / Oct 21, 2020

Episode seventy-eight of The Presentation Boss Podcast and in this short time together, Kate and Thomas tackle that problem of where do you even start when you need to prepare for a presentation. Whether you have a head full of ideas and content all swimming around untamed and need to implement the Brain Dump method.…

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77. Todd Cherches on Visual Leadership and Communication

By presentationboss / Oct 14, 2020

Strap in for episode seventy-seven of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Over the past few months, Thomas has had some conversations with Todd Cherches about all things presentations. Given he has just released a book about visual communication, you can imagine those conversations were quite animated and aligned. As is often the case with all professional…

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76. Speech Breakdown: TED Talk by Anthony Metivier “Two Easily Remembered Questions That Silence Negative Thoughts”

By presentationboss / Oct 7, 2020

This should be memorable; episode seventy-six of The Presentation Boss Podcast. In January Thomas had the pleasure of coaching Anthony Metivier here in Brisbane for a TEDx Talk to be delivered in Melbourne. It was a fun process (that might be outlined in a future discussion episode) that resulted in the talk that Kate and…

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75. Storytelling With Data and PowerPoint

By presentationboss / Oct 1, 2020

It’s numbers and narrative on episode seventy-five of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Numbers don’t make sense outside of the context of the story they tell. And while we may have access to the best, newest and fanciest graphing software on the planet, the best graphs still need to be presented properly. Even the best graphs…

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74. Scott Stratten on Talent, Preparation and Millennials

By presentationboss / Sep 23, 2020

Take a swig of maple syrup for episode seventy-four of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Today we have the world-famous Canadian speaker, Scott Stratten. He’s famous for his man-bun, talks on marketing and ‘the Millennial rant’. Anyone who listens to enough content in the world of presentations ought not to be a stranger to this guy’s…

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73. Speech Breakdown: TED Talk by Sir Ken Robinson “Do schools kill creativity?”

By presentationboss / Sep 16, 2020

It’s a big moment for episode seventy-three of The Presentation Boss Podcast. When Kate and Thomas first planned out the speech breakdown format, this was the first talk Thomas added to the list. Sir Ken Robinson’s famous TED Talk was only the sixth ever uploaded to the TED website and has since become the single…

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72. Alternatives to PowerPoint Part 2 – The Physical and Non-Electronic Options

By presentationboss / Sep 9, 2020

Grab a notepad for episode seventy-two of The Presentation Boss Podcast! To follow on from our last discussion episode, where we discussed the software options for slide design and presentation, this week Kate and Thomas talk about the non-electronic and physical alternatives to slides. We know there is a lot of tiredness around slide use…

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71. Lindsay Adams OAM on Relationships and Professional Speaking

By presentationboss / Sep 2, 2020

All rise for episode seventy-one of The Presentation Boss Podcast. Today on the show we have fellow Brisbane-boy Lindsay Adams. And if you’re wanting to hear from someone who has been there, done that and got the T-shirt when it comes to speaking, then listen in close today! Kate and Thomas first met Lindsay almost…

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