If you are NOT a professional public speaker – maybe you’re just starting out in your public-speaking adventure, or you are just really nervous or want a refresher on the fundamentals of great presentations (with some truly new and different angles on powerful speaking at any level of experience), this series is created precisely for you. More details here in this overview video: (be sure to scroll down to the first content post below as well!)

Remarkable Speaking for Ordinary People Video Blog Series Intro from Michelle Barry Franco on Vimeo.

And now for the promised First-Ever post of the series, let’s dive right in and talk about great content & engaging use of presentation slides using the talk I attended today at OSU-Cascades called “Why Not Gross National Happiness?”: