Carmine Gallo is a public speaking and communication expert who has coached some of the world’s most respected brands, including Apple, Disney, Wal-Mart, and many more. A popular keynote speaker and the bestselling author of Talk Like TED and The Storyteller’s Secret, Carmine teaches CEOs and leaders to deliver dynamic presentations and share inspiring stories that sell products, grow brands, and inspire change.
In this episode, Carmine shares insights from his newest book, Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get from Good to Great. Listen in to hear the key components of great communication, why storytelling is so important to get your message across, and tips for figuring out your own story to help you better engage audiences.
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On Today’s Episode We’ll Learn:
- Why stories are so important when it comes to being an effective communicator.
- What the greatest speeches in history have in common.
- The ideal amount of time to deliver substantive information without putting your audience to sleep.
- How to make long presentations more engaging.
- What makes the TED Talk format so compelling.
- Why the TED organization doesn’t allow bullet points on slides.
- How people can make themselves indispensable as jobs become more automated.
- Why NASA prioritizes communication skills in their selection process.
- How Wal-Mart made their onboarding process more engaging.
- What persuasion research tells us we must have in order to connect with people.
- Advice for finding your story.
Key Resources for Carmine Gallo:
- Connect with Carmine Gallo: Website | Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook
- Amazon: Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get from Good to Great
- Kindle: Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get from Good to Great
- Audible: Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get from Good to Great
- Amazon: Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds
- Amazon: Enlightenment Now
- Amazon: Thank You for Being Late
- Deirdre McCloskey
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