Presentation Effectiveness

Oakland County seeing increasing emerging sectors

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March 9, 2011

Tweet Oakland County has been working hard for years to bring new business into its borders, and it seems to be paying off. They secured four new deals just last month, Crain’s Detroit Business reports, as a result of the Emerging Sectors program launched in 2004: … with companies committing to invest nearly $8.6...
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Add energy to your public speaking with High-Impact Presentations

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January 26, 2011

Tweet Are you a fairly confident public speaker, but looking to take your presentations to the next level? Whether you’re persuading colleagues, selling a client or energizing a team, the power of your performance can mean the difference between success and failure. Dale Carnegie Training of Southeast Michigan is pleased to offer a way...
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North American Auto Show indicates Michigan economy on the rise

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January 4, 2011

Tweet Detroit’s North American International Auto Show is showing signs of a return to its former lavish glory, a key indicator of an upswing in Michigan’s own economic recovery. And that might as well be music to the ears of business owners across our state. The Detroit Free Press yesterday reported that show itself...
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Getting Comfortable on Camera

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December 3, 2010

Tweet Standing in the locker room at the WXYZ Channel 7 studios, I was talking with a few friends about the interviews we had just taped.  To raise awareness about prostate cancer, we had grown mustaches and anchor Stephen Clark had just taped us shaving the mustaches off for a story he was going...
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Dale Carnegie CEO reminds us how to present well

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November 15, 2010

Tweet Dale Carnegie & Associates Inc. Chairman and CEO Peter Handal recently sat down with Smart Business magazine to talk about effectively constructing your message so that employees can understand it. The company works with 400 of the Fortune 500 companies, and reminds us that, first and foremost, you must know your audience. Secondly,...
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Combat boredom in meetings by injecting enthusiasm

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November 1, 2010

Tweet It’s the meeting you dread every week. It’s the meeting that seems to drag on and on and on. It’s the meeting where you notice Bob the sales guy nodding off, but then he expertly catches himself before his head hits the conference table. But there’s good news if you’re in charge of...
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Impromptu speeches: A lesson in confidence

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October 22, 2010

Tweet Many people sign up for the Dale Carnegie Course to become a better public speaker. For some, the thought of getting up in front of a group of people is an almost crippling idea — your hands start to get clammy, your throat dries up, and you can’t stop the tapping of your...
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