Featuring Ramsey Solutions Personality Christy Wright – Episode 115

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Audience Dynamics and Finding Balance in Your Life

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 115 Ken Davis talks to Ramsey Solutions Personality, Christy Wright.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • Why you should find the common denominator in your audience as you prepare 
  • You have to help your audience recognize the problem before you speak about the solution
  • How to recognize if your life is out of balance and what to do to become more balanced

Featuring Communicator Coach Sarah Beckman – Episode 114

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Why the Wait is So Important and How Writing and Speaking Work Together

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 114 Ken Davis talks to Author and SCORRE™ Coach, Sarah Beckman

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • That sometimes you have to wait for the right time to launch
  • Creative ways to practice your craft
  • How the SCORRE™ process applies to writing 

Featuring Author, Speaker & SCORRE™ Coach Michele Cushatt – Episode 113

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The Value of Securing Your Personal Identity Before Taking the Stage

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 113 Michele Cushatt joins Ken Davis on the podcast again to discuss her new book, I Am: A 60-Day Journey to Knowing Who You Are Because of Who He Is. Be sure to listen to our other podcasts featuring Michele on Episode 045 and Episode 072.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • That as communicators we tend to equate our work with our worth
  • The importance of being consistently good in your communication 
  • Why you must have your identity secured before you step on the stage

Featuring Award Winning Author & Comedian Chonda Pierce – Episode 112

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Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 112 Ken Davis talks to Emmy® -nominated and best-selling comedian, Chonda Pierce

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • How Chonda got her start imitating Minnie Pearl at the Grand Ole Opry
  • Why it is important to reveal some truth about yourself during your presentation 
  • You cannot blame the people around you because ultimately you are the decision maker for you

Featuring the Creators of the Outbound Life Kody & Kyler McCormick Episode 111

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The Inspiring Story of the McCormick Brothers – Content Creators, Speakers and Social Media Influencers

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 111 Ken Davis talks to two twenty-something brothers and entrepreneurs Kody & Kyler McCormick about their company, the Outbound Life

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • To define your end goal and start taking the steps towards that goal
  • That your weakness can be your strength if you look at it in the right light
  • Understanding the difference between your audience and your customer

Featuring Comedian Mark Lowry – Episode 110

Chasing Comedy: A Conversation with Mark Lowry

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 110 Ken Davis talks to singer, songwriter and comedian, Mark Lowry about getting started as a comedian and finding new stories. 

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • That audiences have personalities and you have to get to know them
  • There is nothing funnier than the truth
  • How to find new stories

Featuring Best Selling Author Jerry Jenkins – Episode 109

NYT Bestselling Author Jerry Jenkins Shares Valuable Insights into Writing and Editing 

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking! In episode 109 Ken Davis talks to bestselling author Jerry Jenkins about important insights in writing.

In this episode you’ll learn: 

  • The difference between making it better and just making it different
  • To set goals of 2-3 pages per day as you begin writing
  • The importance of not sacrificing your family at the altar of your career

The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 8 Episode 108

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Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking Podcast! In episode 108 Ken Davis and Matt Brady continue the The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Series by unpacking the steps of the SCORRE™ Process. Click to listen to Part 1, Part 2Part 3Part 4Part 5Part 6, and Part 7.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The “E” of SCORRE™ stands for Evaluation
  • Why you should evaluate your presentation during every part of the SCORRE™ process
  • Why you also must evaluate the audience to whom you’ll be speaking

The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 7 Episode 107

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The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 7

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking Podcast! In episode 107 Ken Davis and Matt Brady continue the The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Series by unpacking the steps of the SCORRE™ Process. Click to listen to Part 1, Part 2Part 3Part 4Part 5, and Part 6.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The first “R” of SCORRE™ stands for Rationale
  • How to develop powerful illustrations
  • That the rationale leads the listener to the objective

The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 6 Episode 106

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The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 6

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking Podcast! In episode 106 Ken Davis and Matt Brady continue the The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Series by unpacking the steps of the SCORRE™ Process. Click to listen to Part 1, Part 2Part 3Part 4 and Part 5.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • Why you must interrogate the purpose of your speech 
  • How to write the response to your proposition 
  • The importance of choosing a keyword