How to Handle Selling During Your Talks

I've had the opportunity to go to many women's conferences and listen to other speakers. Some have led me into a deep place with God; some have entertained me; but some have also left me thinking that what they were there for was to sell books. One of the issues, I think, is when, as speakers, we decide to pitch our books. I find pitching them Continue Reading

How to Speak Without Notes

Have you ever listened to a sermon, or been present at an event, where the speaker read almost his or her entire talk? We all have. And did you feel engaged? Of course not. Even if it was a good talk, you likely found it boring because the speaker wasn't making an emotional connection with you. You couldn't really see their emotion because their Continue Reading