How to build your experience portfolio
So, wipe away that cold sweat from your forehead ... offer. Do it yourself — freelance Just because you are unable to gain experience with a professional organisation doesn’t mean you can’t improvise and get some experience off your own back.
Speak on Stage Without a Podium and Ace It
Once I got to the front of the stage, I had no idea what to do with myself. I was told to walk back ... your forehead would, reducing the need for your body to sweat. Next time I have to speak on stage, I’ll be a lot more confident ditching the podium.
Book extract: Read the beginning of James Patterson and Ashwin Sanghi's Private India
“You do realize it’s psychosomatic, don’t you?” a doctor had told him. “I’m keeping the cane,” he’d replied. “Have it your own way ... He palmed sweat from his forehead. “Okay, let’s not touch anything until we get the go-ahead ...
What It Feels Like...to Bomb Onstage
What comes with experience is being able to get them back. Bombing means ... your instinct is to keep talking fast. If you can respond by keeping your head cool -- like you've got to actually will the sweat back into your forehead; I've actually been able ...
What is Your Excuse for Not Telling Others About Christ? Is it Brain Surgery?
What is Your Excuse for Not Telling Others About Christ? Is it Brain Surgery? I am finally writing ... I knew it would be about a 45 minute ride and all I wanted to do was rest in the air-conditioned back seat with my bottle of water.