How to Face an Unexpected Problem or a Difficult Situation

Oct 12, 2018

In business and in life things happen sometimes, right? And very often, things happen without any warning. One moment, everything is great and the next moment, you fall down, figuratively or literally. And how you handle those falls defines who you are as an entrepreneur and as a human being, and also impacts your business and your life in a very profound way.

So today, I will share with you my three-step system to handle anything that life throws at you gracefully and efficiently.

Step Number One: Smile. I know, I know, it makes absolutely no sense, but please bear with me.

When I was a...

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What to Do When There Are People In the Audience Who Make You Uncomfortable?

Sep 27, 2018

Have you ever done a presentation where you are on stage, and there is somebody in the audience that you absolutely do not want to be there, that you do not feel comfortable performing in front of? For example, maybe you are giving a presentation to your clients, but there are some peers or competitors in the audience.

So what do you do? How do you make sure that you do not freeze in front of those people? Stay tuned, because today is all about that.

I am Victoria Lioznyansky, and I help entrepreneurs overcome their fear of public speaking, and transform into confident, compelling, and...

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How To Engage Your Audience and Not Be Boring

Sep 12, 2018

I get a lot of questions about public speaking and this one is probably one of the most common: How do I make sure that my audience stays engaged throughout my presentation? And before I give you the answer, let me tell you about my son's fifth grade graduation ceremony...

About three months ago, my oldest son graduated from fifth grade and they invited several fifth grade teachers to speak on stage. All of those teachers are very much loved, they know the kids very well, they were so well-prepared for this ceremony. And the three teachers that spoke, one after another, had completely...

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The Secret to Overcoming Fear of Public Speaking

Aug 15, 2018

Mark Twain famously said, "There are only types of speakers in the world. "The nervous and the liars." In fact, 75% of people in the world state that fear of public speaking is the biggest fear in their life.

So what do you do with that fear? How do you conquer it? How do you eliminate it? I'm Victoria Lioznyansky and I help entrepreneurs overcome their fear of public speaking and transform into confident, compelling and captivating speakers.


A few months ago I was driving through Memphis and I stopped by Graceland. Well, as you can tell. I pretty much never miss the opportunity to visit...

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Public speaking for non-native English speakers

Jul 25, 2018

Public speaking is hard, right? I mean, you have your fear to deal with. You need to know what to say and how to say it on stage or on video. There are so many things to keep in mind. How to be engaging, how to be confident, how to be compelling, how to connect with the audience in the best way, how to present information that transforms and not just informs, right? So many things to keep in mind. Now let's add an extra layer on top of it. What if English is not your first language?

 

Today, I'm sharing with you five public speaking tips for non-native English speakers. I, obviously,...

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Tips for appearing on live TV

Jun 14, 2018

Last week, I posted a question in my Brilliant Speaker's Club Facebook group. The question was: would you rather speak on stage in front of 100 people or speak on live TV at a studio? The response, overwhelmingly, was on stage in front of 100 people. Well today, we are going to talk about my personal experience speaking on live TV in the studio, when I was invited for a small morning segment to Fox 26 Morning News.

As some of you may know, I own Nutty Scientists of Houston which is all about inspiring kids to fall in love with science. So here, locally, I'm known as Professor Proton, and...

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Tips for Building a Quick Rapport

Jun 07, 2018

Today we're going to talk about 10 time-tested tips for building an instant rapport. Building a rapport during face to face meetings is definitely one of my strengths, and I've used these tips to ace pretty much every interview I've ever been at. I've used these tips to go and win face to face sales meetings. I've used these tips even to give presentations to a very small group of people. They absolutely work. Make sure to listen to the very end, because my tip number 10 is definitely my secret weapon, and it can become yours.

Tip number one: arrive on time. This is like, "Duh." Of course,...

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Power of Smiling in Public Speaking

Jun 01, 2018

Power of smile in public speaking is something we don't know about often enough. We all know how to smile, we've been smiling all our life, it comes naturally to us. So why so few are using smile in public speaking? And better question how to use smile in public speaking and during your presentations and speeches effectively?


Smile. We all know how to do it. We've done it ever since we were little. We do it every single day. But do you realize how powerful a smile is in public speaking? Stay tuned to find out. I am Victoria Lioznyansky and I help entrepreneurs overcome their fear of public...

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Should You Memorize Your Presentation?

May 24, 2018

You have a big event coming up where you're supposed to speak and you're all stressed out over the biggest what if of public speaking: What if I forget my speech onstage? Well, should you memorize the speech or should you not?

There are really only four ways you can go about your speech. Number one, you can write out your whole speech word for word and read it. I can't believe I just said that, but there are still some people who do it. Absolutely no. Do not do that. That's the worst thing you can possibly do with your speech, because even though you're going to say it word for word and...

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How To Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking

May 19, 2018

This week I got interviewed by Kelsie Van Roon, Master NLP Coach, in her Facebook Group “Be You for Entrepreneurial Moms”. In this guest livestream I spoke about how to overcome fear of public speaking. So tune in for my practical and actionable fear of public speaking tips, and get inspired!

Victoria: I am absolutely thrilled that I'm here today because I cannot wait to tell you more about how you can conquer your fear of public speaking.

Alright, so question for everyone. I would like you to type in the comments, yes or no. Are you afraid of public speaking? Yes or no. If you...

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