s

Tag Archives: video presentations




If you haven’t heard the buzz yet, I have some phenomenal news: Last week The Goal Standard, my new collaboration with Entrepreneur Magazine, launched — and I’m absolutely over-the-moon-and-stars to be a part of it! It’s a totally FREE five-week program designed to help you sprint toward a big goal, and turn 2017 into your […]




It’s a Mistake to “Be Yourself” in Your Online Videos




Do sweat the small stuff if you are fronting your own online videos – its your face out there representing your personal/business brand. Which is why making a great first impression is crucial (when it comes to a google search).







Important! Don’t Fake Your Smile on Video




Studies show that in situations where trust is important to us (which is exactly the case if someone is trying to sell us something on video), we pay closer attention to a person’s smile. We then decide whether or not we can trust that person.







Present Yourself Well on Video – What You Need to Know!




Presenting on Video requires a completely different skill set from stage presenting. This is a fact few people are aware of. Being able to speak to a live audience does not necessarily mean you will come across well on-screen.







Video Presenting vs. Stage Presenting




Presenting on video requires the presenter to “pull people in” (screen presence) whereas stage presenting requires the presenter to “push out to the audience.” There lies the problem for many Stage presenters.







5 Ways to Powerfully Connect With the Video Camera




When we are concentrating on a challenging task (like delivering a video presentation), it is easy for our eyes to become fixed and steely, or ‘glazed over’ with a blank stare. This tendency is exacerbated when we try to keep our eyes focused on the camera lens.







Eye Contact Pitfalls to Avoid in Your Business Videos




Our eyes communicate our feelings – including comfort and discomfort. Few things project our emotions as well or as rapidly as the eyes. Humans have relied on looking into someone’s eyes for thousands of years to get an understanding of how the other person is feeling and whether or not they are telling us the truth.







How to Find Your Best Camera Angle for Your Video Presentations




Know Your Angles. When filming your online videos, it is important for you to know the effect of using different camera angles, so you can choose to use them in appropriate ways.







Body Language Mistakes to Avoid in Your Video Presentations




Whether you are being interviewed on TV, or presenting on video camera, your aim is to create a positive experience for your viewers, and put them at ease. This means reducing anything that could create a visual barrier (consciously or subconsciously) between you and your audience.







Looking Good in Your Online Videos: How to Frame Yourself




How you “frame” yourself on camera – has a powerful subconscious impact on your audience, so it is worth knowing some of the basics.







How to Choose Affordable Equipment for Making Your Online Videos




You don’t need to be a Spielberg, nor do you need to spend a fortune on the latest high tech equipment to look good online – but if you want to stand out from the crowd you will need to purchase some basic pieces of equipment.