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The Big Talk

Tricia Brouk draws on her experience as a writer, director, choreographer in theater, film and television to help bring your life-changing speech into focus.
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Sep 30, 2016

Hearing and Listening are two very different experiences.

What you’ll come away with.
Simple techniques on how to command your audiences attention, so they listen to every word.

Sep 27, 2016

Speaking can take the same mental preparation as an athlete, so why prepare like one?

What you’ll come away with.
Athletes and speakers are not that different.
What you can do to prepare for your life-changing talk.

Sep 23, 2016

How deciding to show up can create unknown opportunities for success.

What you’ll come away with.
If you just show up, you increase the chances for success by 80%.
And all you have to do is decide.

Sep 20, 2016

Specific movement choices are very important to your big talk and why you should not to be scared to call it choreography. What you’ll come away with. Bring awareness to your movement. Choose why and when to move in your talk, for the most impact.

What you’ll come away with.
Bring awareness to your movement.
Choose why and when to move in your talk, for the most impact.

Sep 16, 2016

You may not be a playwright, but you are a writer and all writers can befit from a second pair of eyes. What a dramaturg does and why your big talk will benefit from working with one. What you’ll come away with. What is a dramaturg? Why will my talk be better if I work with one?

What you’ll come away with.

What is a dramaturg?
Why will my talk be better if I work with one?

Sep 10, 2016

Your point of view is unique to you. Here are some examples of POV and why it’s so important for your big talk. What you’ll come away with. What is film POV, theater point of view, literature point of view? How can a clear POV give my talk more authenticity?

What you’ll come away with.
What is film POV, theater point of view, literature point of view?
How can a clear POV give my talk more authenticity?

Sep 10, 2016

Now that you have an abundance of ideas, it’s time to put them in an order and context that sound like you talking, not you speeching

What you’ll come away with.

There are four actions that will help you create your talk.

Sep 10, 2016

Where to start the process of writing your big talk can be overwhelming. Apply a few simple steps to getting the words onto the page creating an abundance of material. What you’ll come away with. There are three important things you should start with. Knowing your audience is super important.

What you’ll come away with.
There are three important things you should start with.
Knowing your audience is super important.

Sep 10, 2016

Would you like to give a life-changing TED Talk or Keynote? I’m a director/choreographer and writer. I love directing. I love being in the room with people who are passionate about the stories they are telling. Getting to the heart of what you are saying is thrilling to me. That’s why I started The Big Talk. If I can help a speaker work from a place of truth and authenticity using the same methods I do with actors, sign me up.

 

What you’ll come away with.

The genesis of The Big Talk. A little about Tricia Brouk.

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