This Week in Insights: Week of September 21

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Tamsen Webster shares the best trick for natural delivery: marking up your script.

FROM OUR TWITTER AND LINKEDIN FEEDS

America’s top fears: Public speaking, heights and bugs

The Persuasive Power of Repeated Falsehoods [Use only for good!]

The Smartest Ways to Network at a Party7147c9f88d6daebd5de52774d1e7f656.da696ca9e3c6f654747e0990306da58a

Here’s What the White House’s Behavioral Sciences Team Discovered in Its First Year

How Much Text on a PowerPoint Slide is Too Much?

What neuroscience and psychology can teach us about shareable content

Getting Attention: The Science of Being Captivating Online

The power of bringing things to life: how Walt Disney inspired his team to make ‘Snow Whit024ba9ee31f07dc385f33aad269a1085.177369f485153298721cf5e26d696d6ce’

17 Speaking Habits That Make You Sound, Like, Totally Unprofessional

10 Tips For Launching An Inquiry-Based Classroom [Good lessons for talks and workshops, too]

Storytelling With Data: Visualize Simply And Focus Obsessively [We disagree on handouts!]

FOR THE SWIPE FILE (A COLLECTION OF USEFUL IDEAS RESOURCES TO USE IN FUTURE PRESENTATIONS):

a-sunday-afternoon-by-adam-listerThis artist turned masterpieces into 8-bit watercolors. Can you identify them?

27 Powerful Quotes to Make You the Best Communicator Anywhere, Anytime

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Our next public workshop is in Reston, VA on October 7 — two weeks away. Sign up today to reserve your seat!

JUST ANNOUNCED: We’ll be doing public workshop on December 8 in New York City. Will we see you there?


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