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Three New Guiding Principles for Business Presenters

I was asked to write an exclusive for PresentationXpert.com, an online magazine devoted to helping people take their presentation skills to the next level. Here’s how they describe their mission:
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Keep these 3 things in mind when using PowerPoint in informal settings

Here’s a question I found intriguing on LinkedIn. It’s from a woman named Alexis.
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5-Star Review for "The Orderly Conversation" at San Francisco Book Review

Review originally posted at The San Francisco Book Review
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Success ≠ Perfection

"I want my presentation to be perfect." This is something we hear from our course participants now and then, and I reckon more people think it than actually say it. Most of the time, when people...
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Meetings - Nov 3, 2014

Calculating the High Cost of Poor Communication

Business presentations and meetings exist for one reason: to move business forward.
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Infographics - Oct 7, 2014

9 Habits of Highly Effective Business Presenters

This infographic on the 9 Habits of Highly Effective Business Presenters was inspired by an article on this blog a few months ago. That article was inspired by a post by a fan of Turpin Communication. Enjoy.
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News - Sep 2, 2014

Kirkus Review for The Orderly Conversation

THE ORDERLY CONVERSATION Business Presentations Redefined Dale Ludwig and Greg Owen-Boger Granville Circle Press (234 pp.) $21.95 paperback ISBN: 978-0983870326; July 15, 2014
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Facilitation - Sep 2, 2014

4 Ways to Avoid Being a Soul-crushing Facilitator

Over the weekend I was reminded yet again of how poorly people understand the art of facilitating group discussions. BackstoryI participated in a meeting made up of leaders of various professional organizations in Chicago. Our...
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The Orderly Conversation - Aug 26, 2014

What Business Presenters Can Learn and Laugh About at the Emmys

One of the funniest moments of the 2014 Emmy Award show last night had to do with the power and challenges of eye contact. It happened midway through the show when Gail Mancuso won the best directing Emmy for a comedy series,...
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