One of the most powerful skills you'll ever use is your ability to inform, persuade and lead other people through effective public speaking. And the good news is: anyone can do it! The secret is to learn the basics, and then take the time to prepare and practice. Watch your confidence grow along with your public speaking skills.
- How to write a speech – tips for vivid and compelling speech writing.
- How to deliver a speech – specific presentation skills leading to a polished delivery.
- Techniques for practicing that will improve the effectiveness of your talk.
- Proven strategies to control public speaking nervousness, so you will look forward to – and enjoy – speaking opportunities.
Whether you'll be speaking to a large crowd in a huge auditorium, or a select few in the confines of a business meeting or boardroom, you'll learn the techniques used by exceptional speakers—public speaking techniques that will capture the attention and respect of your audience. You'll also learn to overcome the all-too-common feelings of nervousness and stage fright that might otherwise take the fun out of public speaking.