ANXIOUS ABOUT PUBLIC SPEAKING?

-Learn to refocus your fear into something useful. I was scared, nauseous and anxiety-ridden. Tomorrow I would give my first presentation in my college public speaking class.When I first signed up for the course, I considered it a convenient option to fulfill a communications requirement for my business administration degree. Looking back, I had no idea how public speaking would affect my life.I … Continue reading ANXIOUS ABOUT PUBLIC SPEAKING?

Listening: The Secret to Great Public Speaking

Yes, I know that sounds counterintuitive. As an executive coach who helps people hone their public speaking and presence skills, public speaking should be about speaking not listening, right? Wrong. Here’s why. The audience wants to be part of your presentation. They want this experience to be a conversation between you and them (even if … Continue reading Listening: The Secret to Great Public Speaking