Ep. 15: Dave LaFame on Info-tainment

Ep. 15: Dave LaFame on Info-tainment
So speaking isn't just speaking is it? It's a performance. Whenever you're in front of a crowd, the energy of the room changes and you have to change with it. This episode, Cindy and Jason welcome a guest whose life has been steeped in stagecraft - singer, speaker and tribute artist Dave LaThangue aka Dave LaFame (stage name). Dave discusses the bridge between speaking and entertainment in the conference and events industry. He gives great tips on ho

Ep 11: Bad Audiences

Ep 11: Bad Audiences
In this theme episode Cindy and Jason discuss bad, difficult, inappropriate and disruptive audiences. Hey, we all get them, and it’s important to note that these rough talks are not always the audience’s fault. So if you’ve ever endured a rough crowd or are concerned about how to deal with them, this show is for you. Highlights include stories about  a woman walking out of Cindy’s talk because she didn’t like Cindy’s introduction. Cindy also talks ab...

Ep 10: Teen Star Christine McGlade

Ep 10: Teen Star Christine McGlade
Jason and Cindy talk to former teen-aged TV star, and content marketing guru Christine McGlade. Christine discusses the skills she learned in television and how they relate to speaking to a live audience. Christine talks about the importance of knowing your audience, the value of improv, and shares some amusing stories about what it was like to do a live television program. Christine McGlade was only 14 when she began an 8 year run as a host of the I...

Ep 7: Mitch Harris, Samurai of Sales

Ep 7: Mitch Harris, Samurai of Sales
Cindy and Jason talk to Mitch Harris, the Samurai of Sales. He shares great insights into... How doing stand up makes your sales game better. Why Tony Robbins is the master at putting people through an energetic and mindset shift. What we can learn from Brian Tracy and Barbara De Angelis about presence and making an impact. Keys to creating an intimacy and connectedness with your audience. Strategy to improve your sales game. Plus Cindy...

Ep. 3: Gayl Murphy, Be a Celebrity

Ep. 3: Gayl Murphy, Be a Celebrity
Cindy and Jason talk to Gayl Murphy (AKA “The Celebritizer”). Gayl is a well-respected and award winning Hollywood correspondent who has interviewed over 15 000 celebrities. She is also a media and presentation trainer, speaker and the author of Interview Tactics: How to Survive the Media without Getting Clobbered! In this episode, Gayl shares how to be a celebrity, what makes a great message, how to deliver that message in soundbites and why the media