Monthly Archives: October 2010

Short and Sweet – Former CEO of Coca Cola Enterprises, Bryan Dyson – 30 second speech?

The speech below is widely accredited to Bryan Dyson and probably was given before 1998 as a 1996 commencement speech at Georgia Tech.  From time to time it circulates by email as an example speech. “Imagine life as a game … Continue reading

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Grab Them Fast!

If you don’t strike oil in the first minute – stop boring.  So said a Texan Oilman.  Tell them what is coming, but also hook them in through humour, audience participation (a personal favourite as it introduces a dangerous, what … Continue reading

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Three Top Tips for Presentations

Have just downloaded a great book on my new toy – Kindle – that explains how to give great presentations by taking apart what Steve Jobs of Apple has been doing. Very helpful. Speak in threes, tell a story, death … Continue reading

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