After writing 280 posts in 2012, this is it…the final post of the year!
To help close out the year, I’ve put together the 25 posts you clicked on most, organized as your top five posts in each of five categories.
I wish you and your family a terrific holiday season, and look forward to seeing you back here on Wednesday, January 2, 2013!
Your Five Favorite Media Training Posts of 2012
How to Survive an Ambush Interview
Six Times You Should Call a Press Conference
The 11 Things That Journalists Find Newsworthy
Practicing for Interviews: Focus on What Matters
Pop Quiz: Can You Finish These 20 Advertising Slogans
Your Five Favorite Public Speaking Posts of 2012
Eight Great Ways to Open a Speech
Seven Things Billy Joel Teaches You About Public Speaking
21 Questions to Ask Before Every Presentation
The One Sentence Most Public Speakers Get Wrong
The Biggest Mistake Many Public Speakers Make
Your Five (Miscellaneous) Favorite Posts of 2012
What To Do When Someone Steals Your Work
The Elements of Great Storytelling (and a 9-Year-Old Boy)
Are Reporters in Hurricanes Heroic or Stupid?
The Ten Best Media Training Quotes, Part Three
Why I Answered My Obscene Commenter
Your Five Favorite Media Disasters of 2012
The 10 Worst Media Disasters of 2012
Susan G. Komen’s Bad Week in Crisis Communications
NBA Commissioner Asks Radio Host if He Beats His Wife
The 10 Worst Gaffes of Election 2012
Whatever You Do, Don’t Back Up!
Your Five Favorite Body Language Posts of 2012
Six Things You Need to Know About Body Language
Public Speaking Body Language: Energy
Public Speaking Body Language: Eye Contact
Public Speaking Body Language: Tone
Public Speaking Body Language: PowerPoint
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This post was inspired by Andrew Dlugan’s excellent “Six Minutes” presentation skills blog. I recommend his original post, “50 Most Popular Public Speaking Articles.”