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 How Will You Spend Your 28,000 Days? (6-minute, 40-second "Pecha Kucha" Version)

 

Gilda delivered this motivational speech at the National Speakers Association Convention. It recounts her experience in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and how it gave her a vivid understanding of the importance of priorities in life and work.

 

The speech was part of the 20/20 Lightning Round session - the format, also known as "pecha kucha," was to deliver a 6-minute, 40-second speech with 20 slides that advanced automatically every 20 seconds.  (video by Burleson Productions) 

 

If the video does not play, click on this link

http://youtu.be/u7aslwS5JXM

 


Scroll down for 8 videos from the Powerful Presentation Skills series,  5 video excerpts (Success Inspiration Speaker series) from one of Gilda's speeches, "How Will You Spend Your 28,000 Days?" and other Quick Tips.
 
 

Powerful Presentation Skills: Knowledge + Communication = Success

 

 
 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains why having knowledge and expertise is not enough to be successful - you also need the ability to communicate that knowledge and expertise effectively.

(2 mins, 44 seconds)

 

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Powerful Presentation Skills: Focus on Your Audience 

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains what it means to "focus on your audience" as a presenter and why it's

important. (1 min, 27 seconds)

 

 

 

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http://youtu.be/9g6aVOLJzUU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Powerful Presentation Skills: Organize Your Material Around Your Message

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains how to create a focused message for your presentation and organize your content around it. (2 mins, 36 seconds)

 

 

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 http://youtu.be/SKd6FI_vVyI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Powerful Presentation Skills: Balance Your Message & Your Time Limit 

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains the importance of staying within your time limit when giving a presentation - and how to make sure you cover your message.

(2 mins, 30 seconds) 

 

 

 

 

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 http://youtu.be/E2QyYGLtt8s

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Powerful Presentation Skills: What's the Story of Your Presentation?

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains how thinking of your presentation as a story can help you be a more powerful presenter. (3 mins, 50 seconds)

 

 

 

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 http://youtu.be/BXcs6okgbT8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Powerful Presentation Skills: Practice Your Delivery 

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains how to practice delivering your presentation so you will be able to present with power and poise. (4 mins, 15 seconds)

 

 

 

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 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T-dbUrluW0M

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Powerful Presentation Skills: Use Non-Verbals Effectively

 

 

 

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains how to master the elements of non-verbal communications  (eye contact, voice, facial expressions, gestures, movement & posture) so they add to your presentation rather than distract from it.

(5 mins, 52 seconds)

 

 

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 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=12TLZB75E90

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Powerful Presentation Skills: Manage Your Anxiety

 

Professional speaker and presentation skills coach Gilda Bonanno explains how to manager your anxiety and overcome your fear of public speaking so you can deliver a powerful presentation. (2 mins, 45 seconds)

 

 

 

 

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 http://youtu.be/J-cMFyz-z6c

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


3 Quick Tips for Giving a Great Speech

Executive presentation skills coach and professional speaker Gilda Bonanno provides3 quick tips for giving a great speech, whether you are presenting to an audience of two or two thousand.

(5 mins, 18 seconds)

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How to Introduce Yourself Quickly

Presentation skills coach and professional speaker Gilda Bonanno provides tips for how to introduce yourself in 10 seconds or lessat networking events and business meetings.

(4 mins, 20 seconds)

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http://youtu.be/uWEWVkcgsMM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


How to Network at Holiday Parties

Presentation skills coach and professional speaker Gilda Bonanno provides 5 tips for how to network effectively at holiday parties, whether you're looking for a job or just looking to make contacts in your field.

(4 mins, 6 seconds)

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http://youtu.be/j8NdH3Wdrcs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


5 Quick Tips to Avoid Rambling When Presenting 

When you are presenting, it is important to speak clearly, confidently and succinctly.Presentation skills coach and professional speaker Gilda Bonanno provides 5 quick tips to keep you from rambling on and on during your presentation.

(3 mins, 9 seconds)

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http://youtu.be/kEFHHOcoUE4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Success Inspiration Speaker: In the Path of the 2004 Tsunami (Segment 1)

 

 

 

Keynote speaker Gilda Bonanno recounts her experience in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and how it gave her a vivid understanding of the importance of priorities in life and work.

(12 mins, 3 seconds)

 

 

Scroll down for the remainder of the speech, which can be viewed in the next 4 Success Inspiration Speaker segments: 

*Break Out of Your Comfort Zone to Live a More Purposeful Life

*Avoid Career Burnout - Recommit to Your Job or Quit Your Job Your Life

* Use Project Management Skills to Manage Your Life

*Human Change Management

 

If the video does not play, click on this link

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FKAOBnYJa4

 

 

 

 


 

Success Inspiration Speaker: Break Out of Your Comfort Zone to Live a More Purposeful Life (Segment 2)

 

 

Keynote speaker Gilda Bonanno explains how to overcome the fears that trap you in your comfort zone and prevent you from living with more purpose. (6 mins, 10 seconds)

 

The opening of the speech can be viewed in first Success Inspiration Speaker segment above: In the Path of the 2004 Tsunami

 

 

Scroll down for the remainder of the speech, which can be viewed in the next 3 Success Inspiration Speaker segments:

*Avoid Career Burnout - Recommit to Your Job or Quit Your Job Your Life

* Use Project Management Skills to Manage Your Life

*Human Change Management

 

If the video does not play, click on this link

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmpsbvKLmEU

 

 

 

 


Success Inspiration Speaker: Avoid Career Burnout - Recommit to Your Job or Quit Your Job (Segment 3)

 

 

Keynote speaker Gilda Bonanno explains how to avoid career burnout by making conscious choices about your career and being open to new possibilities (8 mins, 21 seconds)

 

The opening of the speech can be viewed in the first  2  Success Inspiration Speaker segments above:

*In the Path of the 2004 Tsunami

*Break Out of Your Comfort Zone to Live a More Purposeful Life

 

 

 

Scroll down for the remainder of the speech, which can be viewed in the next 2 Success Inspiration Speaker segments:

* Use Project Management Skills to Manage Your Life

*Human Change Management

 

If the video does not play, click on this link  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcvUZDtbVeA&feature=colike

 


 

Success Inspiration Speaker: Use Project Management Skills to Manage Your Life (Segment 4)

 

Keynote speaker Gilda Bonanno explains how you can use your project management skills to manage your life so you can live more purposefully (5 mins, 53 seconds)

 

 

The opening of the speech can be viewed in the first  3  Success Inspiration Speaker segments above:

*In the Path of the 2004 Tsunami

*Break Out of Your Comfort Zone to Live a More Purposeful Life

*Avoid Career Burnout - Recommit to Your Job or Quit Your Job

 

 

Scroll down for the remainder of the speech, can be viewed in the 5th and final Success Inspiration Speaker segment:

*Human Change Management

 

 If the video does not play, click on this link

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvtoDJLxXhY

 


 

Success Inspiration Speaker:  Human Change Management (Segment 5)

 

 

Keynote speaker Gilda Bonanno describes how to successfully manage change so you can continue to learn and grow (8 mins, 5 seconds)

 

 

The opening of the speech can be viewed in the first  4  Success Inspiration Speaker segments above:

*In the Path of the 2004 Tsunami

*Break Out of Your Comfort Zone to Live a More Purposeful Life

*Avoid Career Burnout - Recommit to Your Job or Quit Your Job

*Use Project Management Skills to Manage Your Life

 

 If the video does not play, click on this link

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yAjc79ajpY