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The Art of Attraction: Developing Authentic Platform Presence

  Among the many hats a speaker wears is one that reads “Energy Manager”. We know, as do the planners who hire us, that the attendees at a program experience one of two energy flow states. At just about any moment, they're either being energized or they are being drained of their liveliness. Whether or … Continue reading The Art of Attraction: Developing Authentic Platform Presence

Innovation as Improvisation

  What would you call a person who can take something with a known use and employ it in an entirely new way? How about someone who recognizes a need and designs an effective solution? Most would say “inventor,” “originator,” “innovator,” or “creator”. But how about “improviser”? The skills that make Improv Theater participants successful … Continue reading Innovation as Improvisation