Public Speaking

  • by Sam Siv
  • Narrated by Jack Nolan
  • 0 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Public speaking is the main principal element of fear for most people. Sometimes, finding one’s own voice in front of a crowd can cause a great amount of anxiety and stress. In order to overcome the fear of public speaking, there are different strategies and techniques that one can employ to become a more confident communicator. While some are born with an innate sense of how to speak to an audience, others are scared speechless at the mere idea of giving a speech. Feeling nervous before giving a speech is normal and can be controlled by following the guidelines outlined in this audiobook.
Don’t be discouraged, if you bomb out during your first public speaking engagement, allow us to help you focus on your potential to find your place among the great speakers of the world. After listening to this book, you will be able to keep the butterflies you feel in check, and to bring your communication skills to greater heights.
Here is a sampling of what you'll learn, plus easy chapter navigation:

Five Elements/Factors of Speaking in Public
How to Identify Fear and Phobias
Causes of Public Speaking Fear
Learning to Breathe and Throw Your Voice
All About the Audience-They want You to Succeed
Public Speaking Techniques That Work
How to Calm Your Nerves and Let Go of Stress
Using Humor to Win the Crowd
Creating a Win-Win Situation
How to Use and Handle Silent Moments
How to Deal with Mistakes
Practical Speaking Application
Using Your New Knowledge
Using Your Available Resources
Taking Steps to Overcome Your Fear
Thoughtful Practice to Make Perfect


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Customer Reviews

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Useless and far too basic

Ok if you are a complete numbskull and can't work out that having cue cards is a good idea then yes this might help. If you have half a brain don't bother with this - a complete waste of time - so obvious and pointless.
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- Craig Beck

Book Details

  • Release Date: 16-10-2014
  • Publisher: Sam Siv