The Start Speaking Training Center, LLC, Communication Consultant, Sun City Center, FL
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    Start Here First
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    Prerequisites - The Foundation
    • How to Set Realistic Expectations
      32:23
      Setting Up Realistic Expectations.mp4
    • How to Use Mini-Habits to Make This Work for You
      16:14
      How to Use the Mini-Habits Strategy.mp4
    • Immersion - The Key to Your Successful Speech Journey
      18:40
      Immersion Is the Secret You Have Been Looking For.mp4
    • The 6 Laws of Smooth and Confident Speech
      31:04
      The 6 Laws of Smooth and Confident Speech.mp4
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    Prerequisites - How to Retrain Your Brain
    • The Science
      28:53
      01. Retrain Your Brain - The Science.mp4
    • Talk to Your IT Dept. - Self-Talk
      6:11
      02. Talk to Your IT Dept. - Retrain Your Brain.mp4
    • Remember Your Successes - Celebrate
      6:09
      03. Remember Your Successes - Retrain Your Brain.mp4
    • Accumulate Your Successes
      6:53
      04. Accumulate Successes - Retrain Your Brain.mp4
    • Create Opportunities - Don't Wait for Them
      6:06
      05. Create Opportunities_Dont Wait - Retrain Your Brain.mp4
    • Know That It's Just a Matter of Time
      14:28
      06. Know That It Is Just a Matter of Time - Retrain Your Brain.mp4
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    Optional Prereq Course - The ABC's
    • How to Use The ABC's Course
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    Prerequisites - Smooth Speech Self-Talk
    • The Power of Smooth Speech Self-Talk - Pt. 1
      11:59
      PowerofSelfTalkStep1.mp4
    • The Power of Smooth Speech Self-Talk - Pt. 2
      11:18
      Power of Self-Talk - Step 2.mp4
    • The Power of Smooth Speech Self-Talk - Pt. 3
      23:26
      Power of Self-Talk - Step 3.mp4
    • Use Verbalization to Create New Successful Speaking Memories
      10:24
      How to Verbalize Your Way to Success.mp4
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    Week One - Course Introduction and Overview
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    Week One - Create Your Brand New Confident Speakers Identity
    • Your IDEAL Speaking Identity
      23:28
      How to Create Your New Speaking Identity.mp4
    • Let's Rewrite Your Story
      4:02
      Rewrite Your Story.mp4
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    Week One - Your Confident Speakers Daily Blueprint
    • Your Daily Blueprint of Activities Pt 1
      20:18
      Your Confident Speakers Daily Habit Blueprint 1.mp4
    • Your Daily Blueprint of Activities Pt 2. Starter System
      3:24
      Your Confident Speakers Daily Habit Blueprint 2 - Starter System.mp4
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    Week One - How to Use Modeling to Transform Your Speaking Identity
    • What Exactly Is a Speaking Identity
      8:39
      What Is Your Speaking Identity.mp4
    • What Is Modeling - Mirroring?
      21:12
      What Is Modeling.mp4
    • Making a Mental Imprint of Your Model
      3:48
      Make a Mental Imprint of Your Model.mp4
    • Making an Emotional Imprint of Your Model
      2:33
      Make an Emotional Imprint of Your Model.mp4
    • Making a Physical Imprint of Your Model
      7:31
      Make a Physical Imprint of Your Model.mp4
    • How to Model In Your Daily Speech
      14:51
      How to Model In Your Daily Speech.mp4
    • Modeling Example - Jason
      16:36
      Jason - The Magic of Modeling.mp4
    • Modeling Case Study - Mona
      27:01
      Mona Interview with Michael Williams 2016.mp4
    • Perfect Modeling Blueprint
      45:32
      Perfect Blueprint - Modeling .mp4
    • A Complete Review of Modeling
      26:09
    • The Modeling Practice Exercise
      11:55
      Your Modeling Practice.mp4
    • Modeling Practice Clip
      0:37
      Step 1 Modeling Practice Clip 1.mp4
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    Week Two - How to Relax, Be Calm and Slow Down
    • How to Be Relaxed and Calm
      35:44
      How to Be Relaxed and Calm.mp4
    • The 7x7x7 Breathing Exercise
      12:40
      The 7x7x7 Breathing Exercise.mp4
    • Use the Free-Flow Speaking Exercise for Smoothness and Flow
      18:55
      The Free-Flow Speaking Exercise.mp4
    • How to Slow Down Using This Simple A.S.S. Formula
      34:20
      This ONE Thing Can Give You 80 Percent of Your Results 2.mp4
    • The 5 Step Mental Rehearsal Process
      17:53
      5 Step Mental Reheasal Process.mp4
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    Week Three - How to Speak So People Listen
    • How to Speak Proactively
      21:45
      How to Be Proactive and Speak Proactively.mp4
    • Extending for Control and Smoothness
      12:53
      Extending for Control and Smoothness.mp4
    • Blending for Smoothness and Flow
      16:30
      Blending Your Words for Smoothness and Flow .mp4
    • Extending and Blending
      10:52
      Extending and Blending.mp4
    • Articulating for Clarity
      3:16
      What Is Articulation.MOV
    • Articulation Exercise
      3:35
      Exercise for Articulation.MOV
    • Inflecting for Energy and Enthusiasm
      4:07
      How to Inflect.mov
    • Emphasizing for Engagement
      3:30
      How to Emphasize.mov
    • How to Get Your Whole Body Into It
      20:52
      8. How to Use Your Body.mp4
    • How to Finish Your Words
      3:50
      Finishing Your Words.MOV
    • How to Finish Your Thoughts
      4:45
      Finishing Your Thoughts.MOV
    • Confident Conversations
      18:35
      Confident Conversations.mp4
    • Confident Presentations
      30:36
      Confident Presentations.mp4
    • How to Think On Your Feet and Speak On the Spot
      19:17
      How to Think On Your Feet.mp4
    • Reading Aloud
      20:52
      Reading Aloud.mp4
    • How to Speak Smoothly and Calmly by Phone
      10:27
      How to Speak Smoothly and Calmly by Phone.mp4
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    Week Four - How to Keep Your Listeners Engaged
    • Why Are You Communicating?
      6:47
      Why Are You Communicating.mp4
    • V.I.C. - Am I Adding Value
      4:08
      Am I Adding Value.mp4
    • Am I Impacting the Listener?
      6:43
      Am I Impacting the Listener.mp4
    • Am I Being Clear?
      7:11
      Am I Clear.mp4
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    Week Five - The Ultimate Presentation System
    • An Overview of the System
      6:54
      Ultimate Presentation System Overview.mp4
    • Anticipation
      12:41
      Anticipation Phase 1.mp4
    • Preparation
      11:11
      The Preparation Phase 2.mp4
    • Practice
      11:23
      Practice - Phase 3.mp4
    • 12 Strategies Overview
      0:50
      12 Strategies Intro.mp4
    • Do Not Do This Before Your Presentation
      7:29
      03. Do Not Do This Before Your Presentation.mp4
    • Take These 4 Actions Just Before Your Presentations
      12:56
      04.Take These 4 Actions Just Before Your Presentations.mp4
    • Strategy 1. Start Slower
      5:55
      01. 12 Strategies - Start Slower.mp4
    • Strategy 2. Open by Thanking Them
      2:17
      02. 12 Strategies - Open by Thanking Them.mp4
    • Strategy 3. Ask a Couple of Questions In the Beginning
      4:42
      03. 12 Strategies - Ask a Couple of Questions In the Begining.mp4
    • Strategy 4. Use the Q and A Structure to Present
      3:56
      04. 12 Strategies - Use the Q and A Structure to Present.mp4
    • Strategy 5. Thank Your Audience for Their Questions
      2:48
      05. 12 Strategies - Thank Your Audience for Their Question .mp4
    • Strategy 6. Ask Them - Did I Answer Your Question
      2:42
      06. 12 Strategies - Ask Them - Did I Answer Your Question.mp4
    • Strategy 7. Smile During Your Presentations
      3:04
      07. 12 Strategies - Smile During Your Presentations.mp4
    • Strategy 8. Look for the Energy Boosters In the Audience
      2:08
      08. 12 Strategies - Look for the Energy Boosters In the Audience.mp4
    • Strategy 9. Hijack the Hijacker
      3:26
      09. 12 Strategies - Hijack the Hijacker.mp4
    • Strategy 10. Focus on the Walk-a-Away for Your Audience
      2:32
      10. 12 Strategies - Focus on the Walk-a-Away for Your Audience.mp4
    • Strategy 11. Repeat Yourself - Repeat Yourself
      2:40
      11. 12 Strategies - Repeat Yourself - Repeat Yourself.mp4
    • Strategy 12. Wrap It Up By Doing These Things
      5:04
      12. 12 Strategies - Wrap It Up By Doing These Things .mp4
    • A Complete Review of the Triple A Formula for Speaking Success
      11:16
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    Week Six - Confident Interviewing
    • The Purpose of the Interview
      5:23
      The Purpose of the Interview.mp4
    • Preparing for the Interview
      15:45
      Interview Preparation.mp4
    • The Day of the Interview
      23:50
      The Day of the Interview.mp4

Weekly Training Goals Overview

Author
Michael Williams

Prerequisities:

  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. 

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.
  5. To actually begin transforming your speaking identity to match or exceed your ideal. 
  6. To learn and experience the power of modeling - mirroring in social and professional speaking situations. 
  7. To practice thinking on your feet and speaking on the spot. 

Week Two 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. 

Week Three 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. 

Week Four Goals 

  • To learn how to keep listeners engaged using V.I.C. and R.I.C.

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. 

Week Six Goals

  • To learn how to prepare for and give confident interviews that blow your interviewers away.  

Week Seven Goals

  • To understand my top 10 most powerful take-aways from this entire training course. 
Last updated 11 Aug 2020.