1). How to Make Your Next Conference a Success? By : Terence Young
popular way to keep conference speakers and delegates happy is giving them gifts, after all no one can say no to a gift and the goodwill it conjures can leave a lasting positive impression for both the conference organizer and the event.
2). What to Do When an Audience Member Disagrees with You By : Mike Moore
Every so often you meet someone in your audience who tries to make themselves look good by making you look bad. Find out what to do.
3). How to Boost Staff Confidence and Performace with Public Speaking By : Mike Moore
What improving employee public speaking skills can do to improve confidence performance and.
4). How to Avoid Audience Saturation By : Mike Moore
The elements of an effecive speech and how to deliver it.
5). How to Become a More Entertaining Speaker By : Mike Moore
How to inform and entertain your audience
6). Investing in Your Professional Development By : Mike Moore
Learning about your niche subject is an necessary, on-going process well worth the investment of time and money.
7). Public Speaking or Gargle with Drano? 4 Ways To Prepare... By : Mark Kessler
Which sounds more appealing, getting up in front of a group of strangers and talking, while they all sit there looking at you like a dog watching a ceiling fan...or gargling with Drano? It's no surprise how many would choose the Drano.
Public Speaking has been ranked as the "number one fear" among thousands of us. ...
8). Public Speaking: The Power Of Words By : Paul Evans
Words hurt, heal, motivate, and aggravate. They are powerful. They control emotions and can even control a person physically.
A word is worth a thousand pictures.
“Come here.” Two words that move a person from there to here.
“Write this down.” Three words that cause people to put words on a page.
9). Microphone Technique By : Diggity
Although it sounds strange to you, to hear your own voice over the P.A, in fact it doesn’t sound any different to the audience than if you were talking to them in normal conversation.
The trick here is to be Yourself, if you haven’t got the skill to project a warm friendly personality at the functions where ice breaking is required the...
10). speaking precisely By : gmcMatch.com
You can express yourself better if you learn the proper words to use for each situation.
You can pick up these words by reading good books and articles. Just be careful you don't pronounce something incorrectly in your head, and then speak that way in public. People will think you're ignorant.
I remember listening to a rad...
11). Six Steps To Becoming A Powerful Public Speaker By : Sintilia Miecevole
Public speaking ranks right up there in terms of the things we are afraid to do. Whether it’s the fear of being watched closely by others, or the insecurity and self-conscious feeling of slipping up during the presentation, these six tips will help you give a polished, professional speech that you (and your audience) can be proud of!
12). How to Develop a Dynamic Story By : Barbara White
Story telling is a very effective way to get your point across. Here are some tips to help you develop a dynamic powerful story.
• Decide on the purpose for the story. What is the main point you want to make? Slant the telling of the story so that that point is clear.
• Create the backdrop. Describe the scene so that the...
13). Profit From Effective Public Speaking By : Stephen Pope
Developing and utilizing presentation skills can result in increased income for you. Here are a few ways that you can turn your public speaking experience into business profits.
1. Free Speeches to Promote Your Business
A lawyer might make a speech to a group of business persons, free of charge, about the advantages of inc...
14). Ten Tips to Send Your Audience to Sleep By : Barbara White
Have you ever fallen asleep when listening to a speech or presentation? Sometimes a little nap during a presentation can boost your energy for the rest of the day. Speakers- if you want to be the one to send your audience to sleep, so they will be fully alert for other people’s presentations follow these ten tips.
1. Make sure that you...
15). Stop! You're Both Right By : J Square Humboldt
Cyberspace has certainly shrunk the margin of error ...
Colloquialisms used to take quite a while to become embedded in a local vernacular. For example, the Americans expunged the British from the colonies in 1789, but based upon personal letters exchanged between the two countries which have been noted by historians, it took until the...
16). Speak and Touch the Heart By : Barbara White
Presentations and seminars become all too familiar in the business world. Jim Speaker is there with the overhead projector and PowerPoint slides-each with four of five points.
Hours later the seminar is over. Seminars are informative but can be deadly.
Just give me the handout and I’ll read it at home!
It takes a dynamic ...
17). The Barriers That Stop Most People Presenting In Public & How To Overcome Them By : Maria Davies
Gerald R. Ford said “If I went back to college again, I’d concentrate on two areas: learning to write and learning to speak before an audience. Nothing in life is more important than the ability to communicate effectively.”
It’s the number one skill that’s guaranteed to position you head and shoulders above the competition, yet it’s fr...
18). Public Speaking: The First 3 Minutes By : Jag Senghera
This is it! You’ve landed your first Public Speaking engagement. You’ve have prepared and rehearsed. You are all ready to give your best presentation ever.
As you begin you have exactly 3 minutes of your presentation to grab the audience attention and build rapport to ensure they buy in to what you have to say.
In the fir...
19). Bring Your Presentations To Life and Get A Standing Ovation By : Eric Garner
Presentation techniques are the tools that help us to bring a page of written text to spoken life. They are the means by which we animate words, inject interest and build audience rapport. Learn the following 7 techniques and you’ll have your audience clinging to every word you say.
1. Speak To Their Ears. Remember that your aud...
20). Four Different Ways People Process Your Information By : Sandra Schrift
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21). 5 Ways to Liven Your Audience By : Arvee Robinson
Has a boring speaker ever put you to sleep? Your head begins to nod as you fight off the urge to slip mercifully into the Land of the Z’s. Or has your mind ever wandered during someone’s dull presentation? Although you appear to listen intently, what you are really thinking about are the million tasks waiting for you at home.
22). The Secrets of “Watchability” for Speakers By : Avish
"Watchability." Both my spell checker and an online dictionary tell me that "watchability" is not a real word. However, I will continue to use it because, in my opinion, the ability to be watchable may be the single most important trait a speaker can have.
This summer, I attended the annual convention of the National Speakers Associati...
23). How to be a Great Speaker Without Using PowerPoint By : Tom Antion
RESEARCH YOUR AUDIENCE It amazes me how some speakers will show up for a speaking engagement and really not know anything about the audience they are speaking to. Many speakers just get lazy and feel that their message is so important that anyone would want to hear it. They couldn't be more wrong. Your core message may be about the same for everyon...
24). Improv Comedy for Speakers By : Avish
Public speaking. For some, the mere thought of getting up in front of a group of people and presenting a speech is more terrifying than heights, snakes, or even death. Imagine how terrified those people would be if they were asked to get in front of an audience and speak with nothing prepared in advance – no script, no speech, no nothing.
25). Advice On How To Deliver A Successful Public Speech By : blueboy
Public speaking is something most people try to avoid and even dread. At times in my life, I have found myself having to deliver a speech and therefore I needed to learn the best way of doing this. In this article, I write about what I learnt from reading many books about public speaking, advice which has helped me to successfully deliver these spe...
26). Top 5 Strategies to Effective Public Speaking By : Barry Husband
I was never a huge fan of public speaking. I was always very nervous and had this overwhelming feeling the audience was judging my every word. I now know how to overcome my fears and deliver a memorable presentation.
I have summarized for you the top 5 strategies I use to make sure every presentation is a showstopper.
27). 9 Tips for Handling Public Speaking Questions By : Alan Fairweather
How you handle questions from an audience can often be the deciding factor as to how your presentation is received. If you're pitching for business, then it's absolutely vital to handle questions well.
1. Be prepared for questions - When you write your presentation, think about what you're likely to be asked and what your answer is go...
28). You're Always Public Speaking So Be Prepared By : Maria Davies
The funny thing about presenting and public speaking is that the majority of people will tell you they don't enjoy it and/or aren't very good at it. And yet regardless of who they are and what they do, most of the speaking they do on a day-to-day basis IS public speaking.
You see, mostly when we talk to ourselves we keep it as an inter...
29). Fluent Speech And How To Achieve It By : blueboy
This article is all about how to achieve fluency and looks at the specific speech impediment known as stammering/stuttering. My name is Steve Hill, I suffered with a stutter from the age of four and despite regular conventional speech therapy, continued stuttering until the age of twenty-two.
I found life with a stutter extremely frust...