15 Tips For Making A Great Speech

1. Listen to your internal dialog. 2. Visualize a positive out come. 3. It's not all your fault. 4. Do you believe in your message, do you have something to say? 5. Look at your audience as an extension of your family. 6. Prepare a good introduction and conclusion. Open... Read More

How To Write Powerful Presentations, Speeches And Talks

Most of us get nervous about making a speech, whether it's to 2000 convention delegates or a PTA meeting at our child's school. Often, though, people find that's the worst part of the whole process - the anticipation. The reality is often a lot easier to handle and can even... Read More

Using Your Natural Style On Stage

We were both speakers at the same convention presenting on the same day-but what a difference. I am tall, while she's short. I am a magnetic speaker-I draw people in with stories and examples. She's a dynamic speaker- humorous and vivacious. We both were hits-the audience loved us. How... Read More

13 Publicity Tips for Professional Speakers

In a funk because other speakers seem to be snagging all the media attention? It's time to start claiming your share. Here are a baker's dozen of tips that will boost your publicity efforts and help you finally get noticed.1. Every time you speak before a group, offer to submit... Read More

You Too Can Be A Public Speaker

Have you ever watched a speaker and said, "Wow, I wish I could speak like that"? or "That person was just so wonderful. I could never do that." Well, I've got some good news for you. You too can be a public speaker. Public speaking is a learned skill, so... Read More

What is Toastmasters?

Toastmasters.... Toastmasters....What is Toastmasters?Is it a bunch of guys in stuffed shirts & suits standing around and pontificating about people. Is it a secret society where everyone looks furtively from side to side before giving the secret handshake? Is it a cooking class where everyone brings in their breadmaker and... Read More

Time Management

I'm late, I'm late, for a very important date. No time to say "hello", "goodbye", I'm late, I'm late, I'm late!Have you ever felt like the White Rabbit in Alice in Wonderland? Rushing from one thing to the next with no time to rest or relax? If so, perhaps what... Read More

SOS - Goal Setting

... --- ... SOS This is the traditional seafaring emergency call to "Save Our Ship!" - to rush first aid to a sinking vessel. On land - and in daily life - it stands, simply, for "HELP!" Until I read this recently, I never really knew exactly what it stood... Read More

Fear

FearOf what am I afraid, you ask. Of myself, I answer. The self I have hidden deep down inside, the one I'm afraid you won't like, the one I sometimes don't like either.I'm afraid that parts of this self will rise to the surface and I won't be able to... Read More

Does Uptalk Make you Upchuck?

Uptalk is invading the work place and is reaching epidemic proportions. It's that singsong speech pattern that has a rising inflection at the end of sentence. It sounds like the speaker is asking a question instead of making a declaration. Once the exclusive domain of teens, it is now... Read More

In The News:


The Guardian

How to crush stage fright and become a master in public speaking
The Guardian
The key is to internalise not memorise, says Andy O'Sullivan, founder of the Academy of Public Speakers. “Prepare in advance so you have ample opportunity to rehearse. During rehearsals, focus on the message rather than trying to remember every single ...


Overcome the UK's #1 fear with Magenta's two-day public speaking training
Cambridge Network
Statistics show that public speaking is the number one fear in the UK and that many feel uncomfortable before and during speaking opportunities! That is why after completing my own journey from a nervous wreck when speaking to someone who now makes ...


CNBC

Why you should master public speaking at a young age, according to the world champion of public speaking
CNBC
To be successful, it's important to get others on your side and be seen, admired and respected as a leader. "That's where public speaking comes in," Manoj Vasudevan, the 2017 Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking, tells CNBC Make It. "To be ...


CNBC

3 presentation tips from the world champion of public speaking
CNBC
Public speaking can be daunting for some, but it can be perfected with time, says Manoj Vasudevan, the 2017 Toastmasters World Champion of Public ...
How to get over fear of public speaking, from Toastmasters ...Business Insider

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The Park Record

Students confront fears with public speaking club
The Park Record
The public speaking program is for students between fifth and eighth grades and was conceived by Rowland Hall eighth-grader Matthew Baron, 13, who used to stand in fear before eventually running away when asked to stand in front of a crowd.


Noozhawk

School Zone
Noozhawk
Crane Country Day School in Montecito has a program that develops students' skills in the least taught of the language arts: public speaking. Students begin their stage careers in kindergarten, performing in a play and reciting poems at their graduation.


TechCrunch

SpeechCoach.ai helps you step up your public speaking game ...
TechCrunch
Public speaking can be terrifying. Before every TechCrunch Disrupt, moderators are required to go through mandatory speaker training to ensure we're not..

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The Guardian

How to improve your public speaking – live chat
The Guardian
Public speaking. Even the thought of it can send shivers down the spine of most people. In fact, some people fear it more than death. But standing in front of a crowd can be a duty found in the widest range of jobs, whether you're managing a coffee ...


Two words of fear and anguish: Public speaking
Athens Daily Review
Public Speaking. These two words can cause a lot of anxiety, sweaty palms and even a queasy stomach feeling in many of us. While it can be intimidating and uncomfortable at times, it is an important skill that can be learned and practiced. It is almost ...


Business Insider

Toastmasters world champions of public speaking share best tips ...
Business Insider
The last four Toastmasters International world champions agree that these techniques will make you a more effective public speaker.

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