This week, Joe welcomes communication expert Matt Abrahams. Matt is a leading expert in communication with decades of experience as an educator, author, podcast host, and coach. He has taught at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, given popular Ted Talks, and written books like his latest, Think Faster, Talk Smarter: How to Speak Successfully When You’re Put on the Spot. Matt also hosts the award-winning podcast Think Fast, Talk Smart. On this episode, Matt joins Joe to share his insights and tips on how we can all communicate more effectively and confidently, no matter the situation. With Matt’s guidance, Joe hopes to learn how to speak smarter and maybe even slow down his usual fast-talking pace. Tune in for an enlightening conversation with this remarkable communication guru.
About Matt Abrahams: Matt is a leading expert in communication with decades of experience as an educator, author, podcast host, and coach. As a Lecturer in Organizational Behavior at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business, he teaches popular classes in strategic communication and effective virtual presenting. He received Stanford GSB’s Alumni Teaching Award in recognition of his teaching students around the world. When he isn’t teaching, Matt is a sought-after keynote speaker and communication consultant. He has helped countless presenters improve and hone their communication, including some who have delivered IPO road shows as well as TED, World Economic Forum, and Nobel Prize presentations. His online talks garner millions of views and he hosts the popular, award-winning podcast Think Fast, Talk Smart: The Podcast. He is the author of Think Faster, Talk Smarter: How to Speak Successfully When You’re Put on the Spot. His previous book Speaking Up without Freaking Out: 50 Techniques for Confident and Compelling Presenting has helped thousands of people manage speaking anxiety and present more confidently and authentically.
Hosted By: Joe Pardavila