I am frequently guilty of procrastination. All my life I have battled with this affliction and seen it as the cause of many of my failures in life. Then today I watched Adam Grants TED talk on original thinkers and discovered that being a procrastinator is not that bad after all. In fact, according to […]
One of the most inspiring speeches I have heard from a woman was delivered by author and feminist, Isabel Allende at the TED conference in 2008. A great model for all aspiring women speakers. What we can all learn from this speech is the power of storytelling.
This is the first of what will be a regular series of posts looking at great speakers and Great speeches that are freely available on the internet. I strongly recommend that if you want to improve your speaking you take the time to look at and analyse great speeches. So what makes a great speech. […]