The Start Speaking Training Center, LLC, Communication Consultant, Sun City Center, FL
Course Summary

The Ultimate Pro90d Smooth Speech System

Author
Michael Williams

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Prerequisites - The Foundation

Setting Up Realistic Expectations
How to Set Realistic Expectations
32:23
How to Use the Mini-Habits Strategy
How to Use Mini-Habits to Make This Work for You
16:14
Immersion Is the Secret You Have Been Looking For
Immersion - The Key to Your Successful Speech Journey
18:40
The 6 Laws of Smooth and Confident Speech
The 6 Laws of Smooth and Confident Speech
31:04
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Prerequisites - How to Retrain Your Brain

01. Retrain Your Brain - The Science
The Science
28:53
02. Talk to Your IT Dept. - Retrain Your Brain
Talk to Your IT Dept. - Self-Talk
6:11
03. Remember Your Successes - Retrain Your Brain
Remember Your Successes - Celebrate
6:09
04. Accumulate Successes - Retrain Your Brain
Accumulate Your Successes
6:53
05. Create Opportunities_Dont Wait - Retrain Your Brain
Create Opportunities - Don't Wait for Them
6:06
06. Know That It Is Just a Matter of Time - Retrain Your Brain
Know That It's Just a Matter of Time
14:28
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Optional Prereq Course - The ABC's

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How to Use The ABC's Course

Prerequisites - Smooth Speech Self-Talk

PowerofSelfTalkStep1
The Power of Smooth Speech Self-Talk - Pt. 1
11:59
Power of Self-Talk - Step 2
The Power of Smooth Speech Self-Talk - Pt. 2
11:18
Power of Self-Talk - Step 3
The Power of Smooth Speech Self-Talk - Pt. 3
23:26
How to Verbalize Your Way to Success
Use Verbalization to Create New Successful Speaking Memories
10:24
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Week One - Course Introduction and Overview

This section will provide you with detailed introduction and overview of the goals for each of the modules contained in this training.  

Week One - Create Your Brand New Confident Speakers Identity

Week One Goals: 

  1. To help you understand what's expected of you during this process and help you set realistic expectations for yourself. 
  2. To help you clarify how you want to see yourself and how you want others to see you as a speaker.
  3. To help you understand the science behind the system so you will have maximum confidence that this process will absolutely work for you provide you put in the effort. 
  4. To help you understand the critical importance and immense power of self-talk. 
How to Create Your New Speaking Identity
Your IDEAL Speaking Identity
23:28
Rewrite Your Story
Let's Rewrite Your Story
4:02

Week One - Your Confident Speakers Daily Blueprint

Week One Goals: 

  1. To understand the importance of being process or activity oriented as opposed to being solely focused on the end result or goal. 
  2. To begin using your Confident Speakers Daily Blueprint
  3. To learn and practice being more relaxed and calm, even in high pressure situations.
  4. To start slowing everything down so you can become more efficient and effective.
Your Confident Speakers Daily Habit Blueprint 1
Your Daily Blueprint of Activities Pt 1
20:18
Your Confident Speakers Daily Habit Blueprint 2 - Starter System
Your Daily Blueprint of Activities Pt 2. Starter System
3:24

Week One - How to Use Modeling to Transform Your Speaking Identity

Week One Goals

  1. To actually begin transforming your speaking identity to match or exceed your ideal. 
  2. To learn and experience the power of modeling - mirroring in social and professional speaking situations. 
  3. To practice thinking on your feet and speaking on the spot. 
What Is Your Speaking Identity
What Exactly Is a Speaking Identity
8:39
What Is Modeling
What Is Modeling - Mirroring?
21:12
Make a Mental Imprint of Your Model
Making a Mental Imprint of Your Model
3:48
Make an Emotional Imprint of Your Model
Making an Emotional Imprint of Your Model
2:33
Make a Physical Imprint of Your Model
Making a Physical Imprint of Your Model
7:31
How to Model In Your Daily Speech
How to Model In Your Daily Speech
14:51
Jason - The Magic of Modeling
Modeling Example - Jason
16:36
Mona Interview with Michael Williams 2016
Modeling Case Study - Mona
27:01
Perfect Blueprint - Modeling
Perfect Modeling Blueprint
45:32
A Complete Review of Modeling
26:09
Your Modeling Practice
The Modeling Practice Exercise
11:55
Step 1 Modeling Practice Clip 1
Modeling Practice Clip
0:37

Week Two - How to Relax, Be Calm and Slow Down

Week Two Goals: 

  1. To understand the importance of being process or activity oriented as opposed to being solely focused on the end result or goal. 
  2. To begin using your Confident Speakers Daily Blueprint
  3. To learn and practice being more relaxed and calm, even in high pressure situations.
  4. To start slowing everything down so you can become more efficient and effective.
How to Be Relaxed and Calm
How to Be Relaxed and Calm
35:44
The 7x7x7 Breathing Exercise
The 7x7x7 Breathing Exercise
12:40
The Free-Flow Speaking Exercise
Use the Free-Flow Speaking Exercise for Smoothness and Flow
18:55
This ONE Thing Can Give You 80 Percent of Your Results 2
How to Slow Down Using This Simple A.S.S. Formula
34:20
5 Step Mental Reheasal Process
The 5 Step Mental Rehearsal Process
17:53

Week Three - How to Speak So People Listen

Week Three Goals

  1. To learn and practice speaking proactively so that you have greater control and power over your speech. 
  2. To learn to speak so that you enjoy speaking and others enjoying listening to you. 
How to Be Proactive and Speak Proactively
How to Speak Proactively
21:45
Extending for Control and Smoothness
Extending for Control and Smoothness
12:53
Blending Your Words for Smoothness and Flow
Blending for Smoothness and Flow
16:30
Extending and Blending
Extending and Blending
10:52
What Is Articulation
Articulating for Clarity
3:16
Exercise for Articulation
Articulation Exercise
3:35
How to Inflect
Inflecting for Energy and Enthusiasm
4:07
How to Emphasize
Emphasizing for Engagement
3:30
8. How to Use Your Body
How to Get Your Whole Body Into It
20:52
Finishing Your Words
How to Finish Your Words
3:50
Finishing Your Thoughts
How to Finish Your Thoughts
4:45
Confident Conversations
Confident Conversations
18:35
Confident Presentations
Confident Presentations
30:36
How to Think On Your Feet
How to Think On Your Feet and Speak On the Spot
19:17
Reading Aloud
Reading Aloud
20:52
How to Speak Smoothly and Calmly by Phone
How to Speak Smoothly and Calmly by Phone
10:27

Week Four - How to Keep Your Listeners Engaged

Week Four Goals

  1. To understand why you are communicating so you're not distracted with being overly self-conscious.
  2. To speak with the focus being on how you can best connect with and serve the listener. 
Why Are You Communicating
Why Are You Communicating?
6:47
Am I Adding Value
V.I.C. - Am I Adding Value
4:08
Am I Impacting the Listener
Am I Impacting the Listener?
6:43
Am I Clear
Am I Being Clear?
7:11

Week Five - The Ultimate Presentation System

Week Five Goals

  1. To learn and practice creating and delivering clear and memorable presentations. 
  2. To learn and practice delivering your thoughts in a structured and concise manner without notes. 
  3. To create a powerful and magnetic presence that people cause people to trust and listen to you. 
Ultimate Presentation System Overview
An Overview of the System
6:54
Anticipation Phase 1
Anticipation
12:41
The Preparation Phase 2
Preparation
11:11
Practice - Phase 3
Practice
11:23
12 Strategies Intro
12 Strategies Overview
0:50
03. Do Not Do This Before Your Presentation
Do Not Do This Before Your Presentation
7:29
04.Take These 4 Actions Just Before Your Presentations
Take These 4 Actions Just Before Your Presentations
12:56
01. 12 Strategies - Start Slower
Strategy 1. Start Slower
5:55
02. 12 Strategies - Open by Thanking Them
Strategy 2. Open by Thanking Them
2:17
03. 12 Strategies - Ask a Couple of Questions In the Begining
Strategy 3. Ask a Couple of Questions In the Beginning
4:42
04. 12 Strategies - Use the Q and A Structure to Present
Strategy 4. Use the Q and A Structure to Present
3:56
05. 12 Strategies - Thank Your Audience for Their Question
Strategy 5. Thank Your Audience for Their Questions
2:48
06. 12 Strategies - Ask Them - Did I Answer Your Question
Strategy 6. Ask Them - Did I Answer Your Question
2:42
07. 12 Strategies - Smile During Your Presentations
Strategy 7. Smile During Your Presentations
3:04
08. 12 Strategies - Look for the Energy Boosters In the Audience
Strategy 8. Look for the Energy Boosters In the Audience
2:08
09. 12 Strategies - Hijack the Hijacker
Strategy 9. Hijack the Hijacker
3:26
10. 12 Strategies - Focus on the Walk-a-Away for Your Audience
Strategy 10. Focus on the Walk-a-Away for Your Audience
2:32
11. 12 Strategies - Repeat Yourself - Repeat Yourself
Strategy 11. Repeat Yourself - Repeat Yourself
2:40
12. 12 Strategies - Wrap It Up By Doing These Things
Strategy 12. Wrap It Up By Doing These Things
5:04
A Complete Review of the Triple A Formula for Speaking Success
11:16

Week Six - Confident Interviewing

Week Six Goals 

  • To learn how to prepare for and give confident interviews that blow your interviewers away.  
The Purpose of the Interview
The Purpose of the Interview
5:23
Interview Preparation
Preparing for the Interview
15:45
The Day of the Interview
The Day of the Interview
23:50