Ditch the presentation & have a conversation (review of Eric Bergman’s One Bucket at a Time)

There’s only one good reason to bring us together for a meeting on Zoom or in a room. Walking us through PowerPoint decks isn’t it. “The only reason for bringing people together, whether in person or remotely, is to listen to someone share something of value,” says Eric Bergman, presentation skills coach and author ofContinue reading “Ditch the presentation & have a conversation (review of Eric Bergman’s One Bucket at a Time)”

Review: Steal the Show From Speeches to Job Interviews to Deal-Closing Pitches by Michael Port

This review first ran in the Feb. 1 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Steal the Show: How to Guarantee a Standing Ovation For All The Performances in Your Life By Michael Port Houghton Mifflin Harcourt $38 Here are 11 surefire ways to lose your audience and blow your next presentation. With a grimace and inContinue reading “Review: Steal the Show From Speeches to Job Interviews to Deal-Closing Pitches by Michael Port”