[Podcast] Winning Body Language for Powerful Presentations with Mark Bowden

By Jane Atkinson

What we say with our bodies can be almost as important as what comes out of our mouths. Few people know this more than Mark Bowden. Mark is a keynote speaker, presentation trainer, and author of three books about body language. In this cerebral episode, Mark talks about the nonverbal skills that speakers can use to win over an audience. Listen Now! Show Notes: 1:22 Mark discusses his path to being a speech coach and how […]

Standing Ovations: How to Earn Them and Why Some Speakers Don’t Want Them!

By Jane Atkinson

Elton John is a music legend. I went to his concert in my hometown last week, and it was apparent to everyone there that he deserved that title. Moreover, when he wrapped up, there was, of course, a 10-minute standing ovation. He likely could have stood on his head and spit nickels, and he would have received that ovation. Why? Because of his lengthy career, an incredibly rich book of hits and genius on the […]