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What Shark Tank can teach you about public speaking

Shark Tank is a popular TV show where entrepreneurs pitch their businesses to a panel of successful investors (called the Sharks) to encourage them to invest their money in exchange for a share of equity. The entrepreneurs give a brief presentation and must then endure a tough Q & A session with the Sharks as they determine if their business …

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Announcing Mastering Table Topics – Second Edition (and more writing news)

Yes, that is a new front cover for Mastering Table Topics. And that’s not the only new thing about it. I am releasing a second edition of this best-selling guide to impromptu public speaking, and it has a number of new features: 250 new questions Updated questions in several topics Tips on eye contact, vocal …

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Welcome to the Big Orange Book Festival!

If you are in Southern California this Friday and Saturday, September 21 and 22, come to the Big Orange Book Festival at Chapman University in Orange. You can listen to a number of great writers, including Alice Sebold, Sapphire, Mark Levin, Lizz Winstead…and me! I will be giving a 10 at the Top talk, “Using …

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Table Topics Book Update

I decided to change the title of my upcoming Table Topics book to Mastering Table Topics. This will be more descriptive and avoids confusion with the Table Topics game that is now available. I’ve also created a new draft front cover. Click the image to view it full size. What do you think? Please post …

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