|About the Book|
Podium Power! is the ultimate guide to your own incrediblestanding ovation experience. Podium Power! is a small powerhouse of a bookwritten by Don Davies, prominent author, speechwriter and coach to topcorporate executives and politiciansMorePodium Power! is the ultimate guide to your own incrediblestanding ovation experience. Podium Power! is a small powerhouse of a bookwritten by Don Davies, prominent author, speechwriter and coach to topcorporate executives and politicians throughout North America. His sure-firetips and techniques...will make you a more powerful, inspirational speaker.Don Davies shows you how to conquer your fear of speaking and turn yourenergy into confidence and charisma. Davies shares the secrets of a life-longcareer in speechwriting and coaching with humor and insight.In his own words, Don Davies describes Podium Power as the ability to stirsouls, capture hearts and motivate a diverse, and often apathetic, audienceto join you in a common cause.Podium Power is the power to inspire, inform and influence using only thestrength of your personality and the eloquence of your words.Podium Power is the strongest communication medium known to man--or woman.Podium Power is the pinnacle of persuasion...the ultimate demonstration ofleadership. Podium Powe is what separates those who lead from those who canonly follow.About the AuthorDon Davies began his career as a writer in thepromotion department of an international insurance company. He quickly movedon to the advertising world as a writer and creative director in majoragencies, developing print and television campaigns for clients such asGeneral Motors, Procter & Gamble, General Electric, and Exxon. He founded theconsulting firm, D. B. Davies, Marketing Strategist, and was soon workingclosely with senior executives in North America to develop integrated sales,marketing, promotion and public relations programs.When his work began to include more speech writing for senior corporateexecutives, he and his close associate, Bern Wheeler, formed Standing OvationConsultants Inc., and developed the Standing Ovation Process for ExceptionalSpeech Making. More recently, Don has pursued his interest in writingscreenplays and novels, but continues to work with a select group of seniorexecutive clients.