Video Rewind: Steve Jobs’ presentation perfection

As many have noted, perhaps today's model of presentation perfection is high-tech's uber-presenter and the subject of Carmine Gallo's new book (now available): Apple's Steve Jobs. In The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs:

Published on: January 18th, 2011 Thomas Wailgum

How to deal with presentation panic – Steve Jobs’ style

Steve Jobs had a serious and embarrassing Wi-Fi problem to deal with. It was plain to the thousands in attendance and the tons more people watching online: On Monday at WWDC, Jobs was

Published on: June 10th, 2010 Thomas Wailgum

Improve public speaking skills with honest feedback

A few minutes into the speech, you notice it. Maybe it's a phrase the speaker keeps repeating, or a podium death-grip making the microphone wobble. Maybe it's a swiveling chair that never stops

Published on: December 29th, 2009 Maryfran Johnson

How to be a compelling and charismatic speaker

Given the choice between picking up a live snake or a live microphone, many of you reading this would reach for the reptile. Even the name of this new column-Center Stage-may produce a

Published on: April 3rd, 2009 Maryfran Johnson

How to wow your audience with a professional and polished Webinar

Someone taps you on the shoulder and says, "We scheduled a webinar to show off the important technology the company has developed. And since you know it better than anyone else, we decided

Published on: February 23rd, 2009 Denise Persson