From the Publisher
IN THIS BOOK YOU WILL DISCOVER...
Why the ability to communicate in public is critical to your success.
The essential skills all successful speakers have in common.
How to overcome fear and project confidence to your audience.
How to plan and structure a presentation for maximum impact.
How to use the right type of humour and have your audience in stitches.
Simple techniques to communicate subconscious messages.
What it takes to make $1 million a year as a professional speaker.
FEATURING WRITTEN MATERIAL BY...
DOUG MALOUF (Speaking Coach)
As well as being a sought-after speaker, Doug was the first person in Australasia to become a ‘Distinguished Real Estate Educator’ under the American System and his books have been published and sold internationally.
SHELLEY TAYLOR-SMITH (World Champion Athlete)
As a 7-time World Marathon Swimming Champion, Shelley has overcome partial paralysis; several major and minor car accidents; a benign breast scare; a collapsed marriage and much more to become a highly in-demand speaker in Australia and overseas.
MATT CHURCH (CEO Thought Leaders)
CEO of Thought Leaders, Matt Church is a sought-after corporate speaker who has been awarded the Nevin Award, Australia’s most prestigious peer acknowledgement for excellence and service to the speaking industry.
PETER SHEAHAN (Generation Y Expert)
Peter is regarded as a global expert on Generation Y. He has delivered more than 2,000 presentations to a combined audience of over 300,000 people in six different countries.
GAVIN BLAKLEY (Formet Toastmasters President)
Gavin is one of Australia’s most experienced communicators. He is the only Australian to be elected International President of Toastmasters International, the world’s foremost communication and leadership development organisation with 200,000 members in 90 countries.
RON TACCHI (Corporate Speaker)
Having began his speaking career in the early 70’s, Ron has become one of Australia’s most successful corporate speakers and has personally trained and coached many of the industries best.
RON LEE (Corporate Ninja)
Using actors’ techniques and martial arts, Ron has built a reputation as ‘The Corporate Ninja’. Some of his clients include: Hewlett-Packard, Roche, Deloitte, Woolworths, Pfizer, 3Com, ING, Dell, Toyota, Telstra, GlaxoSmithKline, and most of the major banks.
LISA MCINNES SMITH (International Influencer)
With over 20 years of speaking experience, Lisa is recognised among the top inspirational speakers in the corporate world. She has spoken in 20 countries and has shared the stage with two American Presidents among others.
BILLY GRAHAM (Boxing Champion)
A former New Zealand and Australasian light welterweight boxing champion, Billy has achieved international success through goal setting and determination and has turned common sense into an art form.
MICHAEL ROWLAND (Personal Development)
Michael commenced his self development seminars in 1988 with his wife Paulina, which have now become the most successful in the country, with over 210,000 people attending.
ROBYN HENDERSON (Networking Expert)
In 1992, she authored and self-published her first networking book and is now regarded as a ‘Global Networking Specialist’. She has written and contributed to more than 25 books on networking, self-esteem and self-promotion.
AMANDA GORE (International Speaker)
Now based in the US, Amanda has spoken in every business sector and has keynoted at the Million Dollar Round Table and the National Speakers Association. She is also the author of three books and many DVD learning systems.