Speak Like a CEO (McGraw Hill‪)‬ 4+

Command Attention, Get Results

Expanded Apps

Designed for iPad

    • 4.3 • 7 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Secrets for better communication in any business environment. This free sample contains the first chapter and access to all chapters requires an in-app purchase of $14.99 USD.

"It's a master piece of work." --App User Comment

"Very useful in my work. If you want to be a good communicator this is the app for you. " --App User Comment

"Great...I recommend it to budding CEOs." --App User Comment

"This is a very valuable app to those who are willing improve the way they communicate." --App User Comment

During her 20 years in broadcasting, award-winning news anchor Suzanne Bates conducted over 10,000 interviews, in which she witnessed business leaders, politicians, and celebrities at their best and worst.

Now a top CEO communication coach, Bates is renowned for her uncanny ability to transform even the shyest oratorical mouse into a public-speaking lion. In Speak Like a CEO, Bates:

•Reveals the secrets for communicating in any situation
•Describes simple techniques for acing speeches, presentations, media interviews, Q&A sessions, business meetings, and more
•Outlines self-improvement plans that can easily be customized to your needs
•Shares secrets from top leaders, including Mario Cuomo's technique for overcoming stage fright and Colin Powell's secret for projecting authenticity

On your rise to the top, hard work and experience are important, but they can take you only so far. To lead in your profession, you must be ready to assume the leader's speaking role. In survey after survey, the number-one skill determined to be indispensable to leaders is communication. Must you be born with this talent, or can you learn how to command a room?

In Speak like a CEO, Bates proves that you don't have to be a natural-born speaker to develop a compelling communication style of your own. Whether you're in the corner office or the Oval Office, at the dining room table or before an audience of millions, you'll find a blueprint to speak like a leader and get results. Not another one-size-fits-all guide to better presentations or public speaking, Speak like a CEO is a sophisticated approach based on the philosophy that successful leaders have their own unique communication styles. Its self-assessments, exercises, and customizable self-improvement plans let you zero in on your strengths as a communicator and discover your natural abilities.

Bates is renowned for her ability to transform leaders who avoid the spotlight into bold, confident, natural speakers. In Speak like a CEO, she arms you with the same techniques that have helped her clients become communicators extraordinaire. You'll find tricks of the trade, whether speaking in front of crowds and cameras or one-on-one.

Speak like a CEO also offers you a chance to learn from the masters. You will be inspired by the advice and experience of leaders including Rudolph Giuliani, Mario Cuomo, Colin Powell, Oprah Winfrey, Jack Welch, and Richard Branson. You'll learn techniques of Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden, and even Abraham Lincoln. Speak like a CEO shows you how to:

•Overcome pressure and project a relaxed, comfortable presence
•Warm up any meeting and keep your audience engaged
•Discover your own authentic way to communicate
•Handle difficult conversations, interviews, and questions with confidence
•Ace the most challenging situations, including speeches, presentations, media interviews, Q&A sessions, business meetings, public debates, and more
•Create a simple, step-by-step plan so that you master every aspect of speaking

Your guide to handling any communication challenge like a pro, Speak like a CEO is one resource you don't want to be without. Whether you're on your way to the top or you've already arrived, you'll refer to it again and again.

App Features:
Included in the app are:
•The complete book
•The complete audiobook synchronized with the text
•Bookmarking capability
•Preferences settings for:
-Font type
-Font size
-Night viewing
-Audio On/Off switch

What’s New

Version 2.2

Updated for OS17

Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Gabriela Salles ,

Great tips

A bit missleading, I thought the book was the best deal ever, untill I found out that you have to purchase each chapter separetl

MacDelta ,

Public Speakers are the Raiders of the Lost Art

Mastering the art of public speaking is an income multiplier. It doesn't matter what career you have chosen. It is wise to read/listen carefully to the solid tips in this unique self-contained book app. It is better yet to practice the craft. It is true that there are some people who can pick up a microphone, walk the room, and impress us all with an improvised speech without breaking a sweat. Better yet, they maintain the audience's attention and leave the wanting more. This covers approximately 0.5% of those who engage in public speaking. Are you one of those? Neither am I. Yet! The information included in "Speak Like A CEO" is a valuable treasure, and those who master the 'Lost Art' may not be invincible, but they will see a lifelong return on investment (ROI). Be sure to purchase the full content and study it, and more important, practice it. Get his app before your nefarious competitor picks it up.

Johnli37 ,

Can learn something from it..

Many useful skill you can learn from this app. There are 14 chapters in it .. You can learn speak skill and use it even you don't want to be CEO. You can do better as a employee if you read it..

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