The Speaker’s Best Gift: Presence

By Jane Atkinson

After returning home from one of the best CAPS (Canadian Association of Professional Speakers) meetings I have ever attended, I am evaluating my behavior. More specifically, my PRESENCE at the event. Not, “was the event worthwhile?” It was indeed. Not, “was I seen as an expert?” That was on track. But, was I actually “present”? Being consciously present while interacting with your fans or customers, especially in a crowded room, takes some practice. I’m going […]