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Magic of Impromptu Speaking: Create a Speech That Will Be Remembered for Years in Under 30 Seconds

Magic of Impromptu Speaking: Create a Speech That Will Be Remembered for Years in Under 30 Seconds Paperback

by Andrii Sedniev  (Author)

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Magic of Impromptu Speaking is a comprehensive, step-by-step system for creating highly effective speeches in under 30 seconds. It is based on research of the most powerful techniques used by winners of impromptu speaking contests, politicians, actors and successful presenters. The book is entertaining to read, has plenty of examples and covers the most effective tools not only from the world of impromptu speaking but also from acting, stand-up comedy, applied psychology and creative thinking. Once you master the system, you will grow immensely as an impromptu public speaker, become a better storyteller in a circle of friends and be more creative in everyday life. Your audience members will think that what you do on stage after such short preparation is pure magic and will recall some of your speeches many years later. Read more of this post

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How to Deliver a Great TED Talk: Presentation Secrets of the World’s Best Speakers [Paperback]

How to Deliver a Great TED Talk: Presentation Secrets of the World’s Best Speakers [Paperback]

Akash Karia (Author)

Book Description

Publication Date: March 1, 2013 | ISBN-10: 1484021851 | ISBN-13: 978-1484021859 | Edition: 1

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“How to Deliver a Great TED talk” is a complete public speaking system for delivering highly effective presentations and speeches.
If you’ve watched TED talks before, you’ve no doubt been inspired and electrified by speeches by figures such as Sir Ken Robinson, Jill Bolte Taylor, Simon Sinek and Dan Pink.  Read more of this post

Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters

Start: Punch Fear in the Face, Escape Average and Do Work that Matters Hardcover

by Jon Acuff (Author)

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Wall Street Journal best-selling author Jon Acuff reveals the steps to getting unstuck and back onto the path of being awesome.

Over the last 100 years, the road to success for most everyone has been divided into predictable stages. But three things have changed the path to success: Read more of this post

The First 20 Hours: How to Learn Anything . . . Fast!

The First 20 Hours: How to Learn Anything . . . Fast! Hardcover

by Josh Kaufman  (Author)

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Forget the “10,000 hour rule”… what if it’s possible to learn any new skill in 20 hours or less?

Take a moment to consider how many things you want to learn to do. What’s on your list? What’s holding you back from getting started? Are you worried about the time and effort it takes to acquire new skills – time you don’t have and effort you can’t spare?

Research suggests it takes 10,000 hours to develop a new skill. In this nonstop world when will you ever find that much time and energy?

To make matters worse, the early hours of practicing something new are always the most frustrating. That’s why it’s difficult to learn how to speak a new language, play an instrument, hit a golf ball, or shoot great photos. It’s so much easier to watch TV or surf the web…  Read more of this post

Simple: Conquering the Crisis of Complexity Hardcover

Simple: Conquering the Crisis of Complexity Hardcover

by Alan Siegel (Author) , Irene Etzkorn  (Author)

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For decades, Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn have championed simplicity as a competitive advantage and a consumer right. Consulting with businesses and organizations around the world to streamline products, services, processes and communications, they have achieved dramatic results. Read more of this post

Solving Problems with Design Thinking: Ten Stories of What Works (Columbia Business School Publishing) Hardcover

Solving Problems with Design Thinking: Ten Stories of What Works (Columbia Business School Publishing) Hardcover

by Jeanne Liedtka  (Author) , Andrew King (Author) , Kevin Bennett (Author)

Design-oriented firms such as Apple and IDEO have demonstrated how design thinking can affect business results. However, most managers lack a sense of how to use this new approach for issues other than product development and sales growth. Solving Problems with Design Thinking details ten real-world examples of managers who successfully applied design methods at 3M, Toyota, IBM, Intuit, and SAP; entrepreneurial start-ups such as MeYou Health; and government and social sector organizations, including the City of Dublin and Denmark’s The Good Kitchen. Read more of this post

Red Thread Thinking: Weaving Together Connections for Brilliant Ideas and Profitable Innovation

Red Thread Thinking: Weaving Together Connections for Brilliant Ideas and Profitable Innovation Hardcover

by Debra Kaye  (Author)

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Create products and services your consumers can’t pass up–without the high cost of development

Success is all about connections.

Debra Kaye explodes conventional thinking about innovation and provides an approach that anyone or any business can use to expose the crucial links among observations, experiences, facts, and feelings that on the surface do not seem related–but are–to uncover fresh, brilliant insights. In Red Thread Thinking, Kaye shows you how to weave originality from disparate information and turn it into a product or service that can shake up the marketplace–and your business. Read more of this post

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