Author name: Linda Blackman, CSP

The Key to Effective Communication Skills

Good Communication Equals Good Eye Contact Today, I have two words to share with you … Effective Communication. What often makes a difference between getting your point across or not, is the way you look at people…which is a vital part of effective communication skills. As a former television news anchor, reporter and talk show host, followed by a speaking …

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Spokesperson Training in Response to Terrorism

Spokesperson training and being able to handle crisis communication situations are a must in the age of terrorism. The article entitled Spokesperson Training: Top 10 Crisis Communication Tips in the Age of Terrorism provides you key insights as how to handle the media when you are called into spokesperson role.  Crisis Communication Tips in the Age of …

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entrepreneur, public speaking, market plan

Entreprenuers – See How Public Speaking Helps Your Marketing Plan

If you’re in business, this article will motivate you to be a public speaker. Public speaking can and should become a part of every entrepreneur’s marketing plan. Often, the entrepreneur focuses time on building their business by talking to people one-on-one. It is equally important to talk to larger groups of people via public speaking …

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Old World Public Speaking and Customer Service

Public Speaking and Customer Service – How do these work hand in Hand?

My Grandfather had an uncanny way of using public speaking and customer service to take care of his patrons.  In a moment of nostalgia, I thought back to all we can learn from what my Grandfather had to teach us.  What do you do to take care of your clients and customers?  Here’s an article …

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Linda the day before giving birth to her daughter

Body Language, Public Speaking and Pregnancy

Do body language and the words we speak really work hand-in-hand? (Absolutely!) Entrepreneurs, sales people, executives and individuals from all walks of life do better when it comes to public speaking if they understand body language. The pregnant woman to the left has taught about the secrets of body language for decades. Learn more about …

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