Speak Like a CEO: Secrets for Commanding Attention and Getting Results

  • 4h 14m 15s
  • Suzanne Bates
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2006

During her 20 years in broadcasting, award-winning news anchor Suzanne Bates conducted more than 10,000 interviews, during which she witnessed business leaders, politicians, and celebrities at their best and worst. Now a top CEO communication coach, Bates is renowned for her uncanny ability to transform even the shyest oratorical mouse into a public-speaking lion. In Speak Like a CEO, Bates:

  • Reveals the secrets for communicating in any situation
  • Describes simple techniques for acing speeches, presentations, media interviews, Q&A sessions, business meetings, and more
  • Outlines self-improvement plans that can easily be customized to your needs
  • Shares secrets from top leaders, including Mario Cuomo's technique for overcoming stage fright and Colin Powell's secret for projecting authenticity

In this Audiobook

  • 1. What It Means to Speak like a CEO (the Ones You Really Admire)
  • 2. Eight Secrets of Successful CEOs and Leaders Who Speak Well
  • 3. You're as Good as You Decide to Be
  • 4. What You Can Learn from Ten Thousand Leaders and Working on TV for Twenty Years
  • 5. The Eight Most Frequent Mistakes People Make in Front of Crowds and Cameras
  • 6. The Authenticity Gap: Why the Real You Must Shine Through
  • 8. Creating a Plan: Leaders Know It's the Way to Get Farther, Faster
  • 9. Speeches
  • 10. Presentations
  • 11. Q&A Sessions: Thinking on Your Feet
  • 12. Media Interviews
  • 13. Leading Meetings
  • 14. Conversations
  • 15. Ten Things You Can Do to Guarantee Success