Sean Dwan wins awards for public speaking

Following on from his recent win in his Area Contest – Sean Dwan – Founder of Speak for Success International, scooped yet another victory in the Division Humorous Speech Contest, held in the Charleville Park Hotel, Co. Cork recently.

Sean will now contest the District Final in Norwich, UK in May 2019.

As well as great humour in his speech, Sean demonstrated his speaking and leadership skills as well as his ability to motivate, persuade and inspire others.  His ability to command the audience’s attention for every second, was marvellous.

Sean Dwan (Left) receiving the trophy from Division Director – Larry Lyons, following his recent win for his Humorous Speech.

The EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN Conference 26th May 2018

I was delighted to be asked by Medical Consultant Endocrinologist, Dr. Mary Ryan, to speak at

“The Empowerment of Women”  Conference, in the University Concert Hall, in Limerick.

It was a terrific occasion.  From the feedback I have received, the audience of 750 women, were thrilled that they attended this Conference, which was unique in that it concentrated on Women’s Health, Rights and Assertiveness



Benefit of Powerful Presentations


Delivering powerful presentations to groups in public with conviction, authority and confidence is magical.


It permeates your Being:


More importantly, a powerful presentation will : –


  • Showcase Your Business


  • Give your customers/clients confidence in You


  • Help you to sell your products and services


  • Will enable you to provide solutions to your potential clients

What will I do if my mind blanks completely?

What will I do if My Mind Blanks completely during a

Presentation or a speech” ?


You can do any one or more of the following :


1    Be sure to have LARGE, easy to read Notes, so you can access them quickly


2    Turn it over to some kind of Audience Involvement


3    Ask the Audience – Now Where was I ??


4    Think about – What is the topic and what are the 2 Most Important Things

                               I want to Talk about


5    Walk over to the Flipchart and start writing something



The above remedies will get you back on track again.

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