2 Effective Ways to Improve Your Next Cruise Ship Lecture

ByBill Belew

2 Effective Ways to Improve Your Next Cruise Ship Lecture

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Recipe for Improvement

I want to continue to improve. I like to think I am pretty good at what I do. I get good feedback when I speak on board. But I still want to improve. Do you?

5 hard steps to improve your lecture.

1. Hang Out With Other Cruise Ship Speakers

·         Find them on YouTube.

·         Search for them online.

·         Ask somebody in the speakers’ group you belong to if you can share war stories.

Watch other speakers do well, or poorly, what they do … and learn from them. Be a student of speaking every chance you get. Learn by watching.

2. Talk about what you love

It’s tough to fake passion. You can try talking quicker, smiling more, raising or lowering your voice, swinging your arms more or less. But when you are genuinely bubbling inside, when your bones burn, the feeling can’t help but come out AND be noticed.

Your listeners will remember more of what they see than what you say.

It’s pretty easy to become pretty good. It’s really hard to become very good. What’s your goal in your speaking career?

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About the author

Bill Belew administrator

Bill Belew, PhD, MFA, MSc also has a very interesting career. Bill spent a half dozen years in the US Navy climbing the enlisted ranks and making the jump to Lieutenant where he served as a Surface Warfare, Communications and Intelligence Officer. While aboard ship, in the Navy, he sailed enough nautical miles to circumnavigate the globeAfter his military time, Bill spent nearly 20 years in the Far East – Japan, China, Russia and India where he taught university and created and grew his own language school throughout Japan and Far East Russia.Bill speaks to audiences of all size, countless times yearly. He has a network of 4000+ individuals who follow him in the Silicon Valley Bay Area to learn about Social Media/inbound/content marketing. He is a weekly guest on the Social Network Station broadcast to 90+ countries from the University of Nevada Las Vegas.More than 75,000,000 people have viewed over 125,000,000 pages in his network of sites.Bill is represented by 4 cruise ship agencies that send him, literally, anywhere and everywhere in the world, and is a principal of SpeakOnCruises.com