🎯 Public Speaking Tip: Do THIS Gesture FIRST When Greeting a Group

What To Do BEFORE Speaking? Do This Body Language Gesture 1️⃣ When welcoming a group, the very first gesture you make is OPEN YOUR ARMS WIDE. Bend your elbows slightly, like you’re hugging a panda. 🐼 2️⃣ Stand tall, shoulders back, chest up like Superman or Wonder Woman. 3️⃣ Gesture first, THEN greet them withContinue reading “🎯 Public Speaking Tip: Do THIS Gesture FIRST When Greeting a Group”

THIS Kelowna Public Speaking Class Helps Build Your Confidence

Does THIS Happen To You? Do you have trouble speaking in front of others? Ever get nervous speaking on a big stage? Believe it or not, most people are afraid of public speaking, and try to avoid it at all costs. Why is that? For the most part, we simply don’t have the courage toContinue reading “THIS Kelowna Public Speaking Class Helps Build Your Confidence”

πŸ”₯ This ONE Action Of Successful Dancers Will Improve Your Game At Your Next Competition

Attention Dance Parents: πŸ”₯ This will almost certainly make or break your dancers’ experience as a high-performing competitor… Because there’s one action ALL successful dancers, performers and artists do before getting on stage that the unsuccessful don’t… Here’s A Quick Story 🎯 Here’s a quick story and lesson: I was Adam Sandler’s private movement coachContinue reading “πŸ”₯ This ONE Action Of Successful Dancers Will Improve Your Game At Your Next Competition”

🎯 This Competitive Dance Webinar Gives You Secret Tips BEFORE Dance Competition

“Mind-Blowing Concept, I Know” As a dance competition judge (I prefer the term “Adjudicator”) I’m so excited to share my Pre-Comp Masterclass with you! This is big news! Because as a competitive dancer, you’re going to learn so much that is NOT common. This masterclass is a webinar, completely online. Dance lovers can learn fromContinue reading “🎯 This Competitive Dance Webinar Gives You Secret Tips BEFORE Dance Competition”

πŸ“Œ Adult Tap Dance Classes Shuffle In To Kelowna

KELOWNA, BC: Whether you used to tap dance and haven’t in a while, are a competitive tap dancer looking to improve your skills, or you can’t even spell the word TAP and you’re a complete beginner, Canadian dance choreographer Shawn Byfield has you covered. Originally from Toronto Canada, Byfield left the hustle and grind ofContinue reading “πŸ“Œ Adult Tap Dance Classes Shuffle In To Kelowna”

COMPETITIVE DANCERS: This Is The Summer Dance Intensive YOU NEED In Your Life

ATTENTION: Okanagan Dance Parents and Competitive Dancers Shawn Byfield here! Welcome to an AWESOME summer dance intensive in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. Byfield Dance Intensive is for competitive, dance-loving teens aged 13-19 who want to rise to a challenge, feel good about their choices, and feel better about THEMSELVES. The past few years have takenContinue reading “COMPETITIVE DANCERS: This Is The Summer Dance Intensive YOU NEED In Your Life”

The 2 Types of Interference Dancers Put On Themselves

Here’s todays DEEP THOUGHT πŸ€” Sometimes, just like football, we let interference stop the play. β›” What’s “Interference” you ask? Read on… Interference in football is a penalty 🚩 when an opposing player illegally blocks you from catching the football. πŸ€Όβ€β™‚οΈ Like when a player pulls your jersey, grabs your helmet, or trips you onContinue reading “The 2 Types of Interference Dancers Put On Themselves”

FACTS: Your LENS Determines How You See The World

MOTIVATIONAL MONDAY Just like a photographer, we all see the world differently based on the LENS we choose. β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €β €Let’s keep this simple: πŸ”Ž How YOU see things isn’t always how someone else sees things, simply because you don’t have the same lens. πŸ”Ž Sometimes, we’re STUCK seeing things one way. Because we only have oneContinue reading “FACTS: Your LENS Determines How You See The World”

How Your Mental Input Affects Your Output

Did you know: What you put IN to your brain determines what comes OUT of it? Watch this for a detailed explanation on how to apply this to the thoughts that might not be helping you! Need an event speaker, dance choreographer or personal coach? Connect with me here.  ALSO: A great resource for danceContinue reading “How Your Mental Input Affects Your Output”

MINDSET TIPS: What’s A Team Quest, Anyway?

What the heck is a “Team Quest” anyway? This video below explains what that means, and how it can help your dance team- using characters and plot from my favourite movie! (And if you haven’t seen it, watch it on your TV tonight because it’s the best, and you’ll love the romance) Need an eventContinue reading “MINDSET TIPS: What’s A Team Quest, Anyway?”