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How To Interrupt Someone Who Won't Stop Talking

How To Interrupt Someone Who Won't Stop Talking

Nov 14, 2019
4 min
Learn how to interrupt someone politely to get back on track in conversation. When people talk so much that you cannot get a word in edgewise, you need to politely interrupt. I teach you how to shift the focus back on the original question or topic at hand so that the speaker does not go off on a random tangent.
How To Overcome Shyness

How To Overcome Shyness

Nov 14, 2019
21 min
I teach you my 7 strategies for overcoming social anxiety disorder to become a confident communicator. Use these tips to overcome shyness and remember: a situation is only as awkward as you believe it to be. So take control of your shyness and get out there, Explearners!
Thank You Email After Phone Interview

Thank You Email After Phone Interview

Nov 14, 2019
5 min
I teach you how to write a thank you email after the interview. This is a short and sweet thank you note after an interview that you can prepare before your job interview. You'll learn how to write the first draft and tweak your thank you email after meeting so that you are well-positioned to ace the job interview!
Asking Questions To Interviewer

Asking Questions To Interviewer

Nov 14, 2019
15 min
When you ask questions to the interviewer or hiring manager during the job interview you need to be a tactful communicator. I teach you what to ask and when to ask the interviewer these questions. You will learn why you need to prepare the questions ahead of the meeting so that you shine in the interview and get hired!
Job Interview Preparation Checklist

Job Interview Preparation Checklist

Nov 14, 2019
21 min
Here's a job interview preparation checklist so that you can ace your interview. I teach you how to prepare for a phone interview or in-person interview in a smart, efficient, and effective way. Use these interview tips and tricks to feel confident during your interview.
How To Prepare For An Interview

How To Prepare For An Interview

Nov 14, 2019
15 min
Learn how to prepare for a job interview. If you want to be interview ready then have a look at my 5 easy steps. Use these interview preparation tips when you are given short notice as last-minute interview tips or when you have time to prepare in advance.
How To Know When To Let Go

How To Know When To Let Go

Nov 14, 2019
12 min
Learn how to know when it is time to let go of a person who is no longer a positive force in your life. Let go of relationships no longer serving you. Using my 3-part-formula, you'll know who's worth holding on to and which you can let go. You will understand what relationships are worth your time worth investing in.
How To Resolve Conflict

How To Resolve Conflict

Nov 14, 2019
15 min
Conflict management is an important part of communication. I share with you my conflict resolution model and conflict resolution in the workplace examples. Learn how to calm down an angry person, defuse any heated situation, and how to respond instead of reacting to the angry person looking for a fight!
How To Improve Communication Skills For Free

How To Improve Communication Skills For Free

Nov 14, 2019
15 min
Learn how to improve your communication skills in English. If you want to know how to be a good communicator, watch this video to learn about effective communication techniques. These 8 activities will help you level up your communication at home, in the office, on stage, and everywhere you go.
What to Do After a Bad Interview

What to Do After a Bad Interview

Nov 14, 2019
14 min
You made some interviewing mistakes and there were signs of a failed interview. I teach you job interview strategies so that you can recover from the bad interview. And even though the interview went badly, you may still get hired. Keep a positive mindset and follow these steps.
How To Fix A Bad Interview

How To Fix A Bad Interview

Nov 14, 2019
16 min
Learn how to fix a bad interview, while it is happening! If you start to lose confidence and control, you can regain control of the interview to make a great impression on the hiring manager. I teach you to reflect on your nonverbal communication, get into the right mindset, and take back control of your interview.
How To Overcome Cross - Cultural Communication Barriers

How To Overcome Cross - Cultural Communication Barriers

Nov 14, 2019
22 min
Are cross-cultural communication barriers getting in the way? Do they affect your relationships? Are they preventing cross-cultural conversation? Learn how to effectively communicate across cultures! I teach you about the important of body language, paralinguistics, prosody, pronunciation, mannerisms, and more! Read on
How To Handle Conflict At Work

How To Handle Conflict At Work

Nov 14, 2019
19 min
Learn how to deal with difficult people at work. Confrontations are not always avoidable, but this lesson will give you strategies you need to resolve any conflict at work. I explain how you can de-escalate conflict with passive-aggressive coworkers or colleagues who directly confront you about their issues.
How To Make A Hostile Audience Love You

How To Make A Hostile Audience Love You

Nov 14, 2019
16 min
Are you dealing with a hostile audience? Trying to handle hecklers when giving a speech? Learn how to present to an audience that does not like you. Turn a hostile crowd into a receptive audience that'll hang on your every word. These tips will help you deal with tough crowds, hecklers, and a hostile group of people.
How To Overcome Communication Barriers

How To Overcome Communication Barriers

Nov 14, 2019
4 min
Barriers to communication are an impediment. Failure to communicate and lack of communication can result in miscommunications, communication breakdowns, and conflict. Do you lack communication skills? Are you a poor communicator? This series will focus on managing the barriers to communication.
How To Sound Natural While Giving A Speech

How To Sound Natural While Giving A Speech

Nov 14, 2019
8 min
Learn how to sound natural and deliver a speech in a conversational style. Make it sound like an extempore speech even though you've practiced and prepared your talk. I will teach you my favorite speech delivery tips to give a natural sounding talk with conversational style. This will draw your audience in better!
Skype Interview Tips

Skype Interview Tips

Nov 14, 2019
12 min
In this lesson, I give you my 2 amazing hacks to help you ace your online interview. If you're having the interview on Skype, Zoom, WebEx, Adobe Connect or some other online interview software, you'll be able to use my tricks here to help you ace your video call and get hired for the job you want!
Thank You 100 Subscribers

Thank You 100 Subscribers

Nov 14, 2019
1 min
100 subs is huge! Thank you so much for coming along with me on this journey. My goal is to equip you with the communication skills you need to rise to meet any personal or professional challenge. I love you Explearners!
How To Save A Relationship With Empathetic Communication

How To Save A Relationship With Empathetic Communication

Nov 14, 2019
12 min
If you want to be a better communicator, you have to become a better listener. Active listening allows you to engage in the conversation with more empathy and understanding than you would if you were passively listening. Learn how empathetic communication saves relationships and keep the important people in your life.
How To End A Speech With Impact

How To End A Speech With Impact

Nov 14, 2019
8 min
Learn how to end a speech in a memorable way. If you are wondering how to end a presentation, check out my strategies. After this post, you will know how to end a presentation, close an informative speech and give your audience a call to action in a persuasive speech. Close your speech with impact!
Conversational Interviewing

Conversational Interviewing

Nov 6, 2019
10 min
I teach you how to prepare for your job interview so that you don't memorize answers, sound natural in the conversation, and project confidence to the hiring manager. These interview tips and tricks will also help you ace a phone interview. Stop memorizing interview answers, Explearners! Sound natural and confident.
How To Build Confidence Like Tim Ferriss

How To Build Confidence Like Tim Ferriss

Nov 6, 2019
10 min
I share Tim Ferriss' secrets about how to build self-esteem. If you are searching for self-confidence tips then check out this blog post and video lesson! You will learn how to build confidence from scratch. Building your self-esteem will help lower your stage fright and performance anxiety in public speaking.
How To Engage A Bored Audience In A Presentation

How To Engage A Bored Audience In A Presentation

Nov 6, 2019
10 min
In this lesson, I give you easy tips on how to engage an audience in a speech, talk or presentation. If you see that you are boring your audience to tears, then these strategies will help you win them back. If you want to make an impactful presentation, keep in mind these tips when planning your speech!
Dramatic Pause in Public Speaking

Dramatic Pause in Public Speaking

Oct 10, 2019
6 min
Learn how to harness the power of pause as a way to control your pace and intonation. I teach you how to avoid using filler words and avoid cluttering your speech with unimportant words. This lesson gives you 4 strategies on how to deliver a speech effectively so you can give an amazing presentation!
Cross Cultural Communications (Communicative Competence)

Cross Cultural Communications (Communicative Competence)

Oct 10, 2019
12 min
If you want to improve your cross-cultural communication and intercultural communication skills you need to know about communicative competence. This term was coined by the sociolinguist, Dell Hymes to counter the term coined by Noam Chomsky, linguistic competence. I teach you how to communicate across cultures!
Small Talk Topics

Small Talk Topics

Oct 10, 2019
8 min
How to work a room? How to start a conversation with a stranger? Here Small Talk Examples For Conversation! In this Explearning lesson, I give you small talk topics and small talk examples so that you can talk to anyone with ease and confidence. I teach you how to have deep conversations starting with small talk!
How To Stop Saying Um

How To Stop Saying Um

Oct 10, 2019
7 min
Filler words such as “like” “um” “you know” “uh” can be very distracting in public speaking because they take away from the message you want to convey to your audience. In this Explearing Communications lesson, I teach you speech delivery techniques to avoid fillers in your speech. Your message will have more impact.
How To Make Clear And Concise Points Like A Boss

How To Make Clear And Concise Points Like A Boss

Oct 10, 2019
6 min
Learn 3 ways to speak clearly and communicate effectively by making concise points. By getting your point across concisely you will become a more confident speaker. Use these effective communication strategies in the workplace!
How To Speak Clearly And Loudly

How To Speak Clearly And Loudly

Oct 10, 2019
7 min
If you want to improve your speaking voice then this lesson about voice projection and diaphragm speaking is for you! I give you my favorite voice projection exercises so that you can create a powerful and attractive voice to command any room, any audience. Learn how to project your voice and protect your vocal cords!
How To Engage Your Audience

How To Engage Your Audience

Oct 10, 2019
10 min
Learn how to keep your audience's attention. You will learn my effective presentation techniques for ways to engage your audience. Don't give another boring speech! Learn how to wow the audience so they give you a standing ovation. Wow the audience and be memorable.
What Is Executive Presence

What Is Executive Presence

Oct 6, 2019
9 min
Learn 6 strategies for executive presence for women. Learn how to command a room and get the respect you deserve. Don't get interrupted by your listeners. Learn how to lead like the boss you are! Learn how to speak so that people will listen!
How to Make a Good First Impression

How to Make a Good First Impression

Oct 6, 2019
5 min
Learn how to make a great first impression anywhere you go. For example, you can use these strategies at a networking event where you are meeting new people. Learn how to become memorable and stay top of mind. Leave a lasting, positive, and real impression on people!
What Are Your Weaknesses - Job Interview Question

What Are Your Weaknesses - Job Interview Question

Oct 6, 2019
11 min
Learn the BEST WAY to answer "what are your weaknesses" in a job interview. By leveraging the job description, you will learn how to understand what the hiring manager is looking for in an ideal candidate. If you want to get hired, check this blog post out!
Dell Hymes Speaking Model

Dell Hymes Speaking Model

Oct 6, 2019
6 min
Learn the Dell Hymes Speaking Model and communicative competence that includes discourse competence, strategic competence, linguistic competence, and other types of speaking. Dell Hymes created the term communicative competence, within the ethnographic study of language use.
How To Start A Speech

How To Start A Speech

Sep 9, 2019
8 min
Learn how to start a speech that will hook your audience's attention from the beginning of the presentation. Learn 7 public speaking hooks to grab their attention. If you want to learn how to begin your presentation in a fun and memorable way, check out my hooking tips!
How To Get Someone To Like You

How To Get Someone To Like You

Sep 9, 2019
10 min
If you want to win people over, have friends, and good professional relationship with them, they need to like you. In this Explearning Communications lesson, I teach you how to improve your social skills and networking skills by asking genuine and authentic questions so that people will talk about themselves.
How To Youtube

How To Youtube

Sep 9, 2019
5 min
These are my tips on how to get started on YouTube. I give you strategies for improving your on-camera presence and public speaking skills for your new YouTube channel. Check out my video about getting started on YouTube if you're interested in how to YouTube :)
Expected Salary Interview Question

Expected Salary Interview Question

Sep 9, 2019
6 min
Learn how to answer the expected salary question. When the hiring manager asks "what are your salary expectations?" you will know how to answer this interview question in a tactful way. If you want to learn how to negotiate your salary then this lesson is for you!
How To Move On Stage

How To Move On Stage

Sep 9, 2019
6 min
Learn how to walk around the stage and pace with purpose. Pacing is an important public speaking technique that helps show your confidence and ease on stage. Pacing the stage correctly helps build rapport with your audience and allows you to connect with them better.
How To Prepare A Talk

How To Prepare A Talk

Sep 9, 2019
3 min
Learn how to prepare a talk so you can give a great presentation. Using my public speaking techniques, you will learn how to give a natural-sounding presentation. Learn how to write a flexible script so you perform with confidence and spontaneity.
Gricean Maxims For Better Conversation

Gricean Maxims For Better Conversation

Sep 9, 2019
3 min
Learn about Grice's Maxims as a guide to better conversation. Learn the 4 principles pf polite conversation so you can communicate with clarity and conversation. Using these conversation strategies you will notice an improvement in your communication and conversation skills.
Stage Presence

Stage Presence

Sep 9, 2019
4 min
Learn how to improve your stage presence by fixing your posture. You will learn top posture-fixing exercises to help you command the stage and room the next time you are in front of an audience.
Tell Me About Yourself

Tell Me About Yourself

Sep 9, 2019
8 min
Learn how to respond to this tough job interview question: tell me about yourself. Learn how to answer this in 3 easy steps so you can ace the interview and get hired. The next time a hiring manager asks you 'Tell me about yourself' or elevator pitch, you'll answer like a savvy communicator.
How To Control Nervousness

How To Control Nervousness

Sep 9, 2019
3 min
Learn how to control your nerves before a performance. If you have butterflies in your stomach before a talk, these strategies about what to do right before going on stage will help you overcome your performance anxiety. If you suffer from stage fright, learning how to control your nervousness is key.
How To Be Confident

How To Be Confident

Sep 9, 2019
3 min
Learn how to be confident through confidence building exercises. If you want to speak confidently and have more self-esteem then this track is for you! Confidence and charisma look good on you, Explearners!
Best Way To Learn A Language

Best Way To Learn A Language

Sep 9, 2019
4 min
Let's discuss what makes adults good language learners. You can learn a new language as an adult! If you are wondering what is the best way to learn a language as an adult, then this video is for you! I give you research-backed reasons for why adults can learn foreign languages.
Stress Patterns in English

Stress Patterns in English

Aug 15, 2019
6 min
Learn about stress patterns in English speech. This is a video about emphatic stress with examples. You will learn how to emphasize words, stress patterns, and word stress in the English language. Knowing about emphatic stress will help you emphasize your points with clarity.
What Is Stance

What Is Stance

Aug 15, 2019
4 min
Learn how to stand on stage to improve your stage presence. When you learn correct stance in public speaking, you will become a more confident public speaker and effective communicator. Your body language will improve when you change your stance. Learn how to improve stance!
Stop Shaky Hands Anxiety

Stop Shaky Hands Anxiety

Aug 15, 2019
5 min
Learn how to stop shaking when nervous. If you have shaky hands before presenting or if you want to stop trembling when nervous, this lesson is for you! Many people suffer from shaky hands when they get nervous. Learn how to stop the shakes asap!
How To Feel Confident On Camera

How To Feel Confident On Camera

Aug 15, 2019
4 min
Learn strategies to build your confidence on camera. If you're nervous when speaking to a camera or recording a video then this lesson is for you! I teach you how to overcome your fear of filming with easy strategies. Enjoy this Explearning lesson!
Active Listening

Active Listening

Aug 13, 2019
6 min
Learn why active listening is important and how to improve your listening skills. Becoming a better communicator is one of the benefits of active listening. If you want to improve your communication skills, it starts with active listening.
Public Speaking Techniques For Beginners

Public Speaking Techniques For Beginners

Jul 29, 2019
3 min
In this Explearning Communications lesson, I give you my strategies for improving public speaking and presentation skills. Here are my 5 tips for becoming a better public speaker so you can ace your next presentation or talk! This is your guide to Public Speaking 101. Happy Explearning!
How to Use Stories in Interviews

How to Use Stories in Interviews

Jul 29, 2019
2 min
In this Explearning Communications lesson, I teach you how to use stories and anecdotes to highlight your skills when answering behavioral questions. If you want to learn how to do storytelling in interviews, then this lesson is for you! This interview strategy will help you answer behavioral interview questions.
Read Between the Lines

Read Between the Lines

Jul 29, 2019
4 min
In this Explearning Communications lesson, I teach you about illocutionary acts in Speech Act Theory. If you want to become a tactful communicator then you should use illocutionary acts and illocutionary forces. Inferring meaning from context is a powerful skill that enables smooth and strategic communications.
How To Get Over Stage Fright

How To Get Over Stage Fright

Jul 29, 2019
5 min
In this Explearning Communications lesson, I teach you how to get over stage fright and reduce your communication apprehension. Fear of public speaking is one of the top fears 75% of the population struggles with. If you want to fight stage fright, performance anxiety, and communication apprehension check this out!