Why Public Speaking ISN’T Your Number One Fear

For many years, you may have heard that public speaking is your number one fear. I bought into this belief for years, until I researched it. It’s Not That Simple There are several sources that list the most prevalent fears. Many of them claim a different one at the...
Earn Trust With One Simple Step In Your Story

Earn Trust With One Simple Step In Your Story

  (This is the second of four posts about quickly gaining buy-in to your message. If you missed the first post, click here) You’ve opened your story and your audience is leaning in to hear more. You’ve created tension and the cortisol is pumping through...
Why Stress Helps Your Story – And Is Good For Your Audience

Why Stress Helps Your Story – And Is Good For Your Audience

In a previous post, we talked about tapping into the Brain CODE. This enables you to develop a quicker and deeper connection with your audience. If you missed that post, you can read it if you click here. Now it’s time to take a deeper dive into the CODE....
Story Insight #7 – The First Step To Create Your Memorable Foundational Phrase

Story Insight #7 – The First Step To Create Your Memorable Foundational Phrase

Remember this phrase, “A message is a mess with age.”  When starting to create your foundational phrase, don’t attempt to make it perfect in the beginning. Get ideas out of your head and on to paper (or a spreadsheet).  A good starting point for creating your...