Mark Jefferies is a Keynote Speaker, Author, Event Host, and a Communications Consultant. He has shared the stage with VP Joe Biden to Will Smith, from Serena Williams to Michael J Fox and Richard Branson, all without formal training! Mark shares his journey and offers words of wisdom on how to better communicate and show up in our digital meetings.
[2:45] How does a keynote speaker and an MC of live events keep himself busy during a pandemic?
[3:35] In the beginning, Mark thought it was going to be the end of an industry.
[5:00] Mark is busier than ever!
[6:25] What does Mark miss about traveling?
[10:15] It was Mark’s dream to get into finance. He shares how he got his foot in the door.
[17:15] Fast forward a little bit, and Mark finds himself pivoting and… on live TV! It was nerve-wracking.
[20:45] How does Mark stay true to who he is?
[26:45] Mark loves in-person events, but he also has a podcast. How does he approach these two mediums differently?
[30:25] Mark is also an author! But he completely hated the process!
[35:40] What can we do to improve our communication virtually?
[39:40] You have to get your point out a lot quicker than you did before.
[45:15] What are the six keys to influencing people around you?
[50:15] We all have imposter syndrome. Here’s how you can navigate it with grace.
[52:05] What advice would Mark give to his younger self?
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