6 Tips to Improve Public Speaking

Speaking in public is one of people’s biggest fear. Few situations are more intimidating then getting in front of a group of people and speaking and/or presenting. With a few simple tips and humor techniques you can be make the jump from nervous wreck to a commanding presence.

1. Maintain eye contact.

2. If you have an opportunity shake hands before the speech. It gives a personal touch.
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3. Keep your sweating under control. Wear cool comfortable clothes, and don’t ever forget deodorant or antiperspirant.

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4. If you have glasses, wear them. Studies showed that speakers are seen a more knowledgeable and authoritative when they wear glasses.

 

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5 .Always be confident. An audience picks up on nervousness. Believe in yourself and they will as well.

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6. Use humor throughout the speech to make it engaging and interesting.

How many times have you had to sit through a boring speach? Even great speakers slow their  momentum by failing to include elements of humor as one of their tools to create audience interest.  7 Comedy Habits to Become a Better Speaker will equip you with tools from the world of stand up comedy, and help you become a more engaging speaker.