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Yesterday I was at a presentation of Mr. Markus Renevey, owner of the Swiss “The Talk Company” about “Confident Speech making and Presentations”. He was heavily preaching his message:
“be genuine, have a message, be credible”.
Not really new to me. But the discussion after the presentation showed, that this basic ideals are still not a matter of course. Many attendees came up with the “need to not tell every piece of truth”.
But I totally agree to Mr. Renevey, that this is a important step to longterm credibility & trust.
Here is an other quote from him which was very inspiring to me:
“If you want to get people to an island, don’t tell them how to make boats. Tell them about the wonderful blue lagoon there.”
I think we often forget the goal by emphasizing the way to much. It’s the goal what keeps us moving.