Rise and Sizzle: Daily Communication and Presentation Strategies for Sales, Business, and Higher Ed Pros

Rise and Sizzle: Daily Communication and Presentation Strategies for Sales, Business, and Higher Ed Pros

by Bridgett McGowen

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Overview

Are you looking for techniques you can put in place on a daily basis to advance your presentations, positively impact how you teach, or improve your overall communication?

In Rise and Sizzle, sales professionals, business leaders, and post-secondary educators get 31 strategies, one for each day of the month, that focus on effective communication practices and high-powered presentation strategies.

In these pages, you'll discover …


  • The Question 99% of Presentations Fail to Answer
  • The #1 Rule for Presenting on Almost Any Service or Product
  • How to Improve Your Public Speaking With One Very Simple Everyday Change
  • The Key to Teaching Any Course with Passion and Enthusiasm
  • Mistakes to Avoid When You Communicate with Those Who Do Not Communicate Like You
  • What College Students Wish Educators Would Tell Them
  • The Most Effective Networking Strategies You'll Ever Need


And much more!

In addition to 31 days of communication and presentation strategies, Rise and Sizzle contains over 150 reflection questions for anyone to make you more intentional and purposeful in your daily communications. Professionals gain real insight on a daily basis about what it takes to rise, shine, and sizzle when they communicate!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780999890127
Publisher: Bmchawk Talks, LLC
Publication date: 11/05/2019
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.64(d)

About the Author

Bridgett McGowen is an award-winning international professional speaker and the founder and owner of BMcTALKS Academy where she helps professional women be the most engaging, dynamic, incredible communicators ever!

Bridgett has spoken on programs alongside prominent figures such as Former President Barack Obama; Deepak Chopra; Katie Couric; Major League Baseball sensation Alex Rodriguez (A-Rod); and Shonda Rhimes, American television producer, screenwriter, author, and the creator of ABC's primetime hit series "Scandal."

The prestigious University of Texas at Austin has presented her with a Master Presenter Award, Canada-based One Woman has presented her with two Fearless Woman Awards, and she has facilitated hundreds of presentations and webinars to thousands of students and professionals positioned all around the globe.

Bridgett's presentations have been sought after by companies and organizations such as Vanguard Investments, LifeLock, Symantec, Kentucky Fried Chicken, McGraw-Hill Education, LinkedIn Local, and Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). She has been quoted by Transizion, has contributed to Up Journey, and has appeared as a guest on The Training and Learning Development Company's TLDCast as well as Phoenix Business Radio to showcase her expertise in the professional speaking industry. Her work in professional speaking and public speaking coaching has been highlighted by VoyagePhoenix Magazine; award-winning branding and consulting agency, Catalyst; The Startup Growth; and her alma mater, Prairie View A&M University, the second oldest institution of higher education in the state of Texas.

Bridgett has also taught for the Texas A&M University System, Lone Star College System, and University of Phoenix. She has earned a bachelor's degree in Communication and a master's degree, and she is the president of her local Toastmasters club.

Bridgett's mission now is to help as many professional women as possible get the tools and skills they need to master their messages so that they can turn their voices into powerhouses, inspire millions, and build serious skill sets and mindsets that will lead to more and more opportunities.

Bridgett lives with her family in the Phoenix, Arizona area and loves beautiful sunsets.

Table of Contents

DAY 1: The Question 99% of Presentations Fail to Answer

DAY 2: The Secret to Eliminate Information Overload

DAY 3: The #1 Rule for Presenting on Almost Any Service or Product

DAY 4: Five Questions You Must Answer in an Edtech Sales Presentation

DAY 5: THE Ultimate Elevator Pitch

DAY 6: Do This, and No One Will Ever Miss Your Class (or Presentation) Again!

DAY 7: Start on Time. End on Time.

DAY 8: Why Should Anyone Bother to Listen to You?

DAY 9: Here's How You Get Others to Fall in Love with Your Product

DAY 10: Friends Don't Let Friends Design Ugly Slide Decks

DAY 11: Eight Ways to Make Meetings More Meaningful

DAY 12: Five Actionable Strategies to Be an Unforgettable Speaker

DAY 13: Could This Be the Key to Teaching Any Course with Passion and Enthusiasm?

DAY 14: Do This, and You Will Know for Sure Your Class (or Your Meeting) Was Amazing!

DAY 15: You Need to Give Active Lectures, and Here's Why!

DAY 16: You Need to Give Active Lectures, and Here's How to Do It!

DAY 17: Improve Your Public Speaking With This Very Simple Everyday Change!

DAY 18: The Biggest Communication Mistake Introverts Make

DAY 19: The Most Critical Starting Point for Being an Effective Communicator

DAY 20: Mistakes to Avoid When You Communicate with Those Who Do Not Communicate Like You

DAY 21: Three Incredibly Easy Ideas to Keep Learning (and Presenting) Hot!

DAY 22: Four Steps to Cut Your Presentation Prep Work in Half!

DAY 23: The VERY BEST Ways to Conclude Any Class Session

DAY 24: Is the Sound of Your Voice Annoying?

DAY 25: Three Secrets to Get Educators to Adopt Edtech

DAY 26: Will Yoga Pants Make You Look Credible?

DAY 27: A Reality from Both Sides of the College Classroom Desk

DAY 28: This is What College Students Wish Educators Would Tell Them

DAY 29: The Most Effective Networking Strategies You'll Ever Need

DAY 30: Have Students Do This One Thing to Positively Impact the Trajectory of Their Success

DAY 31: Professional Women, Here's How Confidence Looks

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