You Have A Mental Game Plan For Becoming A Great Speaker? Six Super
Strategies To Get You Going.
Do you have the desire to become
a speaker of excellence? Do your dreams take you to the heights
of platform greatness? If you have a strategic plan and work hard,
those dreams can come true for you. This article gives you a quick
snapshot of what great speakers do to achieve excellence in speaking.
Do You Have A Mental Game Plan
For Becoming A Great Speaker?
Six Super Strategies To Get You Going
Bill Cole, MS, MA
Founder and CEO
William B. Cole Consultants
Silicon Valley, California
Do you know what it takes to become a top-performing
speaker? Do you wonder how the best platform professionals in the
business deliver dazzling performances time and again?
Here are six peak performance strategies that can take you to the
top of your game.
1. Discover The World Of Peak Performance And Mental Training.
Learn from the best in other fields. Top athletes, soldiers, musicians,
actors and artists use peak performance secrets that apply to speaking.
2. Set Up A Lifetime Coaching Program. Continuously work
on yourself as a person. Strengthen your ability to handle adversity,
be more fully human and to accept and honor all that life has to
3. Expand And Sharpen Your Mental Game Toolkit. This goes
beyond stress management 101 - this is peak performance technology
at its best. Learn what elite athletes, musicians and speakers do
to operate at peak efficiency more of the time.
4. Love The Craziness Of The Speaking Business. Be determined
that you will learn how to embrace stress, pressure and the unpredictable
nature of the business of speaking. Top athletes crave pressure
and rise to the occasion. You can too.
5. Align Your Values, Priorities And Life Goals With Your Message
On The Platform. Walk the talk. Be genuine and transparent.
Make your speaking an evangelical platform for your life's purpose
6. Have A Strategic Plan For Recovering From Challenging Events.
The Pro Speaking Game is exhilarating yet energy-draining. Create
a system for allowing your body and mind to heal itself regularly
and to restore energy reserves so you can operate at peak more often.
Make a strategic game plan for becoming excellent on the platform.
Work that plan on a consistent basis. You'll see your speaking improve
steadily and soon your performances will be closer to the "greatness
level" than you ever dreamed.
To learn more about how presentation coaching can help you become
a better, more confident speaker, visit Bill Cole, MS, MA, the Mental
Game Coach at www.mentalgamecoach.com/Services/PresentationCoaching.html.
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Bill Cole, MS, MA. All rights reserved.
Bill Cole, MS, MA, a leading authority
on peak performance, mental toughness and coaching, is founder and
CEO of William B. Cole Consultants, a consulting firm that helps
organizations and professionals achieve more success in business,
life and sports. He is also the Founder and President of the International
Mental Game Coaching Association (www.mentalgamecoaching.com),
an organization dedicated to advancing the research, development,
professionalism and growth of mental game coaching worldwide. He
is a multiple Hall-Of-Fame honoree as an athlete, coach and school
alumnus, an award-winning scholar-athlete, published book author
and articles author, and has coached at the highest levels of major-league
pro sports, big-time college athletics and corporate America. For
a free, extensive article archive, or for questions and comments
visit him at www.MentalGameCoach.com.
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