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

The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 5 – Episode 105

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Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking Podcast! In episode 105 Ken Davis and Matt Brady continue the The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Series and discuss unpacking the steps of the SCORRE™ Process. Click to listen to Part 1, Part 2Part 3 and Part 4

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The “O” of SCORRE™ stands for Objective – A Sentence that embodies the objective of your presentation
  • Instructions to write a clear objective sentence
  • There are only two types of propositions from which you can choose and the simple form to writing those propositions. 

The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 4 – Episode 104

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The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 4

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking Podcast! In episode 104 Ken Davis and Matt Brady continue the The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Series and dive deeper into the SCORRE™ method. Click to listen to Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • The “S” of SCORRE™ stands for Subject
  • To understand the important guidelines for choosing your subject
  • The “C” of SCORRE™ stands for Central Theme – Narrow the subject to a manageable amount of information. 

The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 3 – Episode 103

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The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Part 3

Thanks for tuning in to the Art and Business of Public Speaking Podcast! In episode 103 Ken Davis and Matt Brady continue the The Art of Powerful Public Speaking Series and tackle the meaning of SCORRE™.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • SCORRE™ is an an acronym
  • An easy to implement, simplified SCORRE™ method of preparation to make your next presentation more powerful
  • To understand the true objective of your presentation