Years ago, when my company was young, I was coaching a fairly high-profile financial professional who was getting ready for his firm's annual general meeting. We'll call him Robert.
Robert was brilliant and charming and welcomed my speaker coaching expertise. Like we still do today, with everyone we work with, we identified his distracting verbal and vocal habits and replaced them with more productive ones. We wrote and rewrote his content, building personal stories into his presentation. Then, we got him on his feet to rehearse and things fell apart.Read More