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My boss likes to jump in and take over. It’s embarrassing. What can I do?

The answer to this question has everything to do with your relationship to your boss. You may not be able to do anything about this behavior.
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Featured Facilitation

They Won’t Speak if You Don’t Listen

  One of the biggest problems facilitators have is very basic: failure to stay in the moment to listen and respond to what people have to say. When we work with facilitators in our workshops, we...
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Featured FAQs

Engage in the Conversation

  As you know, if you’ve ever participated in one of our workshops, we talk a lot about the use of engagement skills, eye contact and pausing. We say that using these skills to engage listeners in...
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FAQs - Feb 20, 2012

How Do I Not Sound Scripted When Delivering Content Multiple Times?

 
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Managing Nerves - Jan 30, 2012

Presentation Baggage Causes Barriers to Learning

Recently I had a lively phone call with a potential client. It was clear that he had done his homework and had some pretty tough questions for me and the other presentation skills training vendors he was looking at.
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FAQs - Jan 23, 2012

Please Don’t Hold Your Questions

"I like to ask people to hold their questions until the end of my presentation. I don’t like being interrupted, and waiting until I’m finished to answer questions just feels more efficient. What do you think?"
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FAQs - Jan 17, 2012

Memorizing the Opening of a Presentation

Question: Why don’t you recommend memorizing the opening of a presentation?
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Facilitation - Aug 9, 2011

How much detail should be included on PowerPoint slides? Part 2

Part 2 of 2
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