Staying Sharp

I recently took stock of how tired I am: parenting two boys under 6, contending with remote learning and daycare and school closures at a moment's notice, trying to stay positive while working in the live events industry, and turning 40 next month..."G-d damnit; I'm exhausted!" Queue Madeline Kahn (warning, some explicit me some Mel Brooks).

But after a night's sleep I found a little tired inspiration, and decided to explore some of the benefits of being tired. After all, as a speaker, your job, tried or not, is to perform. It is not about you, it's about the audience, and they expect you to deliver.

So keep going. Grab a cup of coffee or black tea and WAKE UP:

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Paul D. Kreiter M.Ed.

Speaking Coach * Creative Services