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Smart Talk is not just saying things right, smart talk is saying just the right things! I’ve dedicated my career to helping people manage perceptions, maximize sales, and enhance leadership through improved communication. My company offers professional development in the form of keynote speeches, workshops, books, online training, and podcasts. Through our products and services we help companies improve productivity and stop wasting money due to poor communication.

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Public Speaking Skills for Academics

My birthday is this week and it’s hard for me to believe that I started delivering public speaking program for academics

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Can Brain Training Reverse Aging ?

I think I may need some brain training! Some mornings it feels like my body gets out of bed, but my brain slept in.

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How to Listen Better

Listening is of the most important skills we need to develop as a leader.

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How to take the hell out of hello!

Is introducing yourself something you’re not quite sure how to do? Would you like to take the hello out of hello! Here’s

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Transition Words

I wrote a document for a client of mine many years ago about transition words.

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How Fast Do I Speak? (Update)

I answered a Quora Question:

For the average person speaking at a normal pace, what is the typical number of words th

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Michael Bay Meltdown Teaches What Not To Do

Oh my gosh, I was stunned.

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10 Ways to Annoy Your Colleagues with Email

An episode of The Public Speaker that I wrote was posted to Ragen.com today.

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Start Here!

Smart Talk is not just saying things right, smart talk is saying just the right things! I’ve dedicated my career to helping people manage perceptions, maximize sales, and enhance leadership through improved communication. My company offers professional development in the form of keynote speeches, workshops, books, online training, and podcasts. Through our products and services we help companies improve productivity and stop wasting money due to poor communication.

My Latest Posts

Public Speaking Skills for Academics

My birthday is this week and it’s hard for me to believe that I started delivering public speaking program for academics

Read more »

Can Brain Training Reverse Aging ?

I think I may need some brain training! Some mornings it feels like my body gets out of bed, but my brain slept in.

Read more »

How to Listen Better

Listening is of the most important skills we need to develop as a leader.

Read more »

How to take the hell out of hello!

Is introducing yourself something you’re not quite sure how to do? Would you like to take the hello out of hello! Here’s

Read more »

Transition Words

I wrote a document for a client of mine many years ago about transition words.

Read more »

How Fast Do I Speak? (Update)

I answered a Quora Question:

For the average person speaking at a normal pace, what is the typical number of words th

Read more »

Michael Bay Meltdown Teaches What Not To Do

Oh my gosh, I was stunned.

Read more »

10 Ways to Annoy Your Colleagues with Email

An episode of The Public Speaker that I wrote was posted to Ragen.com today.

Read more »

Start Here!

Smart Talk is not just saying things right, smart talk is saying just the right things! I’ve dedicated my career to helping people manage perceptions, maximize sales, and enhance leadership through improved communication. My company offers professional development in the form of keynote speeches, workshops, books, online training, and podcasts. Through our products and services we help companies improve productivity and stop wasting money due to poor communication.

My Latest Posts

Public Speaking Skills for Academics

My birthday is this week and it’s hard for me to believe that I started delivering public speaking program for academics

Read more »

Can Brain Training Reverse Aging ?

I think I may need some brain training! Some mornings it feels like my body gets out of bed, but my brain slept in.

Read more »

How to Listen Better

Listening is of the most important skills we need to develop as a leader.

Read more »

How to take the hell out of hello!

Is introducing yourself something you’re not quite sure how to do? Would you like to take the hello out of hello! Here’s

Read more »

Transition Words

I wrote a document for a client of mine many years ago about transition words.

Read more »

How Fast Do I Speak? (Update)

I answered a Quora Question:

For the average person speaking at a normal pace, what is the typical number of words th

Read more »

Michael Bay Meltdown Teaches What Not To Do

Oh my gosh, I was stunned.

Read more »

10 Ways to Annoy Your Colleagues with Email

An episode of The Public Speaker that I wrote was posted to Ragen.com today.

Read more »

Start Here!

Smart Talk is not just saying things right, smart talk is saying just the right things! I’ve dedicated my career to helping people manage perceptions, maximize sales, and enhance leadership through improved communication. My company offers professional development in the form of keynote speeches, workshops, books, online training, and podcasts. Through our products and services we help companies improve productivity and stop wasting money due to poor communication.

My Latest Posts

Public Speaking Skills for Academics

My birthday is this week and it’s hard for me to believe that I started delivering public speaking program for academics

Read more »

Can Brain Training Reverse Aging ?

I think I may need some brain training! Some mornings it feels like my body gets out of bed, but my brain slept in.

Read more »

How to Listen Better

Listening is of the most important skills we need to develop as a leader.

Read more »

How to take the hell out of hello!

Is introducing yourself something you’re not quite sure how to do? Would you like to take the hello out of hello! Here’s

Read more »

Transition Words

I wrote a document for a client of mine many years ago about transition words.

Read more »

How Fast Do I Speak? (Update)

I answered a Quora Question:

For the average person speaking at a normal pace, what is the typical number of words th

Read more »

Michael Bay Meltdown Teaches What Not To Do

Oh my gosh, I was stunned.

Read more »

10 Ways to Annoy Your Colleagues with Email

An episode of The Public Speaker that I wrote was posted to Ragen.com today.

Read more »