How to bore others

I don’t have so much experience in being an interesting speaker, but I am a black-belt in making...

Focusing on how to search for interesting videos

It is easy to get lost in the ocean of videos of public speaking presentations online. The search...

Practicing Backwards

They say there's no glory in practising but without practice, there is no glory. I'd like to...

How to bore others

I don’t have so much experience in being an interesting speaker, but I am a black-belt in making people bored. In the same way that speaking well is a skill, making people bored is also a skill. Have you thought of how to get away from those pesky neighbours saying...

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Practicing Backwards

They say there's no glory in practising but without practice, there is no glory. I'd like to introduce you to a process that I've used frequently to practice my speech: Practising Backwards. It's a process that makes deliberate practice much more bearable, and much...

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An impostor the world craves listening to

Your boss asked you to speak, to present on stage. You grabbed it, didn’t want to miss out on an opportunity. Maybe this would lead to the next promotion, you never know. But that was last week. Now you think that you have nothing good to say, you think that you’re an...

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Do your worst. Just. Do.

They say do your best. Whatever you do, do your best. Everyone says it again and again, so it must be right. But what if I told you it's misleading. The most important part of the phrase lies in the very first word.   Do.   Don't just sit there. Do. Refrain from...

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Do you think grammar is the problem?

Last week I was talking to a friend about his presentations, and I asked him what's the next thing he'd like to work on to improve his talk. "I think it's my grammar. I need better grammar", he said. English is not his first language. "Better grammar to speak? But I...

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How to Know Your Audience [Video]

Sun Tzu says, "Know thine enemy". Here at Get Sandwich we say, "know thine audience", while you shouldn’t think of your audience as an enemy, when making a speech, still a good idea, to have a plan of attack. This video will help you determine what kind of audience...

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How to Speak Well? Go Through the RITE of Passage

Learning to speak well is difficult because it requires a lot of the right kind of practice. There is usually a lot of theory on how to speak well, like what to do to structure an informational talk or persuasive talk, but not enough examples to put them in context (like when you are selling, or you are teaching a group of teenagers), and certainly people don’t practice enough before they present.
When we ask people why they want to improve their speaking, the common answers are: “I want to be more confident”, or “I don’t want to miss out on an opportunity to present at work”. These “goals”, although good starting positions, should go several steps further to be useful.

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Get Sandwich Free Plan

Things you can now do for free on Get Sandwich. This post is part of a series called "The Month of Free". Join the waiting list to get invites to free accounts on Get Sandwich. https://youtu.be/Q2Cf5CmyaPU We've reached the end of The Month of Free. We hope you've...

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How to appear more confident fast

This post is part of a series called "The Month of Free". Join the waiting list to get invites to free accounts on Get Sandwich. https://youtu.be/nJR9aIyF29c   Confidence is essential, even though often you don't have much control of how you feel inside when you have...

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The one tip to rule your Powerpoint

  This post is part of a series called "The Month of Free". Join the waiting list to get invites to free accounts on Get Sandwich. https://youtu.be/TJN6LaY0rSY   Powerpoint is usually responsible for making a good speaking horribly. When you use Powerpoint as a place...

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