Every great media spokesperson delivers artful soundbites. What’s a soundbite? A short, interesting sentence, in normal human syntax. The best soundbites are a little saucy. What’s the purpose of a soundbite? To get the reader's and listener’s … [Read more...] about Soundbites are Pez
OK, so I’m always saying you must become a great communicator. Yes, you say, I get it! I know I have to tell the world about my great idea/new company/new product in the best way that I can! But where do I start? First of all, let’s talk about … [Read more...] about Where and how to start
Even though it is ten years old, the PMARCA Guide to Start Ups is still exceptionally useful. Today let’s look at one of its key points about venture capitalists. They want to reduce risk. So, as a founder going to meet with a VC, what Mark … [Read more...] about VCs want to reduce risk – help them!
In the tech industry, we spend an ENORMOUS amount of energy on what to build. Founders start with analyzing the problem that exists in the market. You come up with a new way to solve it. You envision how your solution should work. You define the user … [Read more...] about Withhold your details
The most important part of being a great communicator is your message. So shouldn’t that be where most of your energy goes when you’re planning to communicate? Whether it’s for a huge keynote or a senior staff meeting, spend the lion’s share of your … [Read more...] about Say it better!
poseyblog’s whole purpose is to help innovators become great communicators. The most important part of being a great communicator is your message. Your idea, your innovation, your cause – you convey these through your message. Delivery is vital, but … [Read more...] about Say less!