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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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Oct 25, 2016

What we wear has an impact on our performance, no joke.

What you’ll come away with.
If you own a rainbow collection of bow ties, then by all means wear the one that instills confidence.

Oct 21, 2016

Why do we judge ourselves when there are so many people who already do that for us?

What you’ll come away with.
Use a simple mindful technique quiet your silent judge.

Oct 18, 2016

There are so many things we can do to prevent a productive day or interfere with the success of life changing talk. When that happens, we have to own it and make a change.

What you’ll come away with.
How to identify when you are getting in your own way.
And what you can do to stop.

Oct 14, 2016

Repetition will help your talk appear effortless, just like a dancer who flies through the air.

What you’ll come away with.
How to Memorize, physicalize and visualize.

Oct 11, 2016

Habits are old grooves. Grooves can become trenches. If you don’t create new grooves for your talk, you’ll keep sliding into the trenches.

What you’ll come away with.
How to identify old grooves.
And how creating new ones will help you speak with more authenticity.

Oct 7, 2016

We all have bad habits that we fall into as speaker and performers. Identifying what’s in your bag of tricks and how to stop reaching for it.

What you’ll come away with.
Why you reach into your bag of tricks.
What to do instead.

Oct 4, 2016

Faking it into making it is a scientific reality.

What you’ll come away with.
Your body can trick your brain into feeling more confident when you need to feel more confident.

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 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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