Posts by Paul Hellman
Paul Hellman is the author of You’ve Got 8 Seconds: Communication Secrets for a Distracted World (AMACOM, 2017). He consults and speaks internationally on how to excel in high-stakes communications. His columns and advice have appeared in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post,, Boston Globe’s online Job Doc column, and on public radio’s Marketplace and CNN’s Business Unusual. For more info, go to


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5 Ways To Open Your Next Business Presentation — With Flair

By | Posted May 17, 2017 | 2 Comments

No one in the audience spoke Japanese. But that didn’t stop the speaker. His non-English opening lasted several minutes and […]