Being able to communicate clearly, either spoken or written, has never been more challenging than it is today. After all, if you don’t master the mechanics of effective communication, the content of your message won’t much matter!
This book is a catalog of anecdotes relevant to different subjects designed to support your speech and help you make your case. The podcast, 15 Minutes with Charlie, further reflects on these anecdotes with stories from professionals like Jack Nicklaus, Juli Inkster, and Annika Sörenstam.
Bill Barretta | Illustrious American Puppeteer and Producer for ‘The Muppets’Bill Barretta is an illustrious American puppeteer and producer, best known for his work with the Jim Henson Company and the Muppets. Bill explores anecdotes from “Total Anecdotal: A Fun Guide to Help You Become a Better Speaker and Writer,” through the lense of a professional entertainer.
Mark Zecchino | Golf Talk Canada and PGA Tour PersonalityMark Zecchino is the host and producer of Golf Talk Canada TV and Radio, and the live play-by-play announcer for PGA tour radio on Sirius XM Radio and PGA Radio. Mark reflects on anecdotes about everything from arrogance to flexibility in Charlie’s book, “Total Anecdotal: A Fun Guide to Help You Become a Better Speaker and Writer.”
Nancy Lopez| Golf Legend and LPGA Hall of FamerNancy Lopez is one of the great names in the history of golf. In her time, Nancy has won 48 LPGA Tour events, three of which were major championships. She has also been a great advocate for the game of golf and has given much back to the sport. Listen as Nancy connects to anecdotes from “Total Anecdotal: A Fun Guide to Help You Become a Better Speaker and Writer.”
Steve Mosko | Former Sony Pictures Television Chief and Current CEO of Village Roadshow Entertainment GroupSteve Mosko is one of the most respected and successful executives in the entertainment business. Steve has had a 41-year long career in the business. After spending 24 years working with Sony Pictures Television, well known for its award-winning show Breaking Bad, Steve now holds the position of CEO at Village Roadshow Entertainment Group. Steve has a lot of wisdom to share as he reacts to anecdotes from “Total Anecdotal: A Fun Guide to Help You Become a Better Speaker and Writer.”
Jay Ratliff | Major Media Aviation Consultant and Stock Day Trading AdvisorJay Ratliff is an aviation consultant to several major media companies and an advisor on Stock Day Trading. He is also a substitute host for a number of major broadcasters, and has been a great help in promoting Charlie’s book. Jay shares his wisdom on the importance of applying hard work and passion to your goals as he reacts to anecdotes from “Total Anecdotal: A Fun Guide to Help You Become a Better Speaker and Writer.”
Tommy Thayer | Rock Legend, Lead Guitarist of KISSTommy Thayer is an American musician and songwriter, and lead guitarist for the American hard rock band KISS. Tommy was raised by his mother, a classically trained violinist and singer, and his father, a community leader, businessman, and Brigadier General in the US Army during World War II. Tommy gives a unique perspective as he reacts to anecdotes from “Total Anecdotal: A Fun Guide to Help You Become a Better Speaker and Writer,” by reflecting on stories from his interesting life and career.
“His collection here inspires you, makes you pause and think and even makes you laugh- thought provoking and entertaining. Thank you Charlie.”
-Jack Nicklaus, Golf Legend