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Public Speaking and Presenting

Public speaking is most people’s greatest fear, way ahead of spiders, heights, snakes and flying.  This workshop is for complete beginners who want to learn how to stand up and speak in public, however may feel anxious and apprehensive and also for more experienced speakers who would like to improve their current public speaking and presenting skills.

Key subjects covered:

  • Controlling and managing fear and anxiety
  • Overcoming nervousness
  • Improving self-esteem and building confidence
  • Delivering a professional speech with real impact and presence
  • Speaking with enthusiasm and energy
  • Engaging with the audience and building rapport
  • Presenting to any size of audience and commanding their attention
  • Using visual aids appropriately to keep the audience’s attention
  • Becoming a memorable speaker 

“There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave”

Dale Carnegie

“It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech”

Mark Twain

“There are three things to aim at in public speaking: first, to get into your subject, then to get your subject into yourself, and lastly, to get your subject into the heart of your audience”

Alexander Gregg

“The success of your presentation will be judged not by the knowledge you send but by what the listener receives”

Lilly Walters

“If you don’t know what you want to achieve in your presentation your audience never will”

Harvey Diamond

“There are only two types of speakers in the world, the nervous and the liars”

Mark Twain

“No one ever complains about a speech being too short!”

Ira Hayes

“90% of how well the talk will go is determined before the speaker steps on the platform”

Somers White

“It takes one hour of preparation for each minute of presentation time”

Wayne Burgraff

“The most precious things in speech are the pauses”

Sir Ralph Richardson

“They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel”

Carl W. Buechner

“The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause”

Mark Twain

“Be sincere; be brief; be seated”

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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