Performance (AKA Tom and Tamsen Acting Badly)

45 minutes
This week, Tom and Tamsen address the finer points of performance--actually delivering your talk. Are speakers actors? We also celebrate the work of Eva Kor, who taught us that content trumps performance. And we celebrate "dry January" with our favorite non-alcoholic cocktail. SHOW NOTES (all Amazon links are affiliate links): More on the "white lab coat effect": https://beyondphilosophy.com/dress-success-white-lab-coat-effect-subconscious-experience/ Journey, "Separate Ways": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LatorN4P9aA Tamsen's Four Speaking Personas: Commander Councilor Storyteller Sage https://www.contentmarketingworld.com/speaker-tips-tamsen-webster-6-delivery/ Dale Carnegie: The Art of Public Speaking https://www.amazon.com/Art-Public-Speaking-Deluxe-Hardbound/dp/9388118472/ref=as_li_ss_tl?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=&linkCode=sl1&tag=redthread0f-20&linkId=a2c0b3271703bf5f3472683831d5c524&language=en_US MAHNA MAHNAM: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8N_tupPBtWQ Tamsen's upcoming event with Nick Morgan - Fast Track Forum: https://fasttrackforum.com Tim Pollard's book: https://www.amazon.com/s?k=tim+pollard+compelling+communicator&language=en_US&crid=V7L6RI95QRH2&linkCode=sl2&linkId=abbb2f3070886311e2e5b7fd970d572b&sprefix=Tim+pollard+c%2Caps%2C149&tag=redthread0f-20&ref=nb_sb_ss_i_1_13 Monica Lewinsky's TED talk: https://www.ted.com/talks/monica_lewinsky_the_price_of_shame?language=en Joe Smith on how to use a paper towel: https://www.ted.com/talks/joe_smith_how_to_use_a_paper_towel?language=en Eva Kor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdgPAetNY5U Seedlip: https://www.amazon.com/Seedlip-Distilled-Non-Alcoholic-Spirits-Sampler/dp/B07QFYCV3Q/ref=as_li_ss_tl?keywords=seedlip&qid=1580148278&sr=8-6&linkCode=sl1&tag=redthread0f-20&linkId=64fa276345285dae5f40ac999bb1d7e0&language=en_US The "Garden and Tonic" 2 oz. Seedlip Garden Fill with ice Top with Elderflower Tonic

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