How To Unlock The Door to Effective Public Speaking

You see them at podiums in the workplace and on television. They make you laugh, cry and think. They dispense information that you may find valuable and useful. Then, all of a sudden, your boss is in your office, asking you to present the results of your latest marketing campaign or teach a class on … Read more

Successful Public Speaking: Body Language in Public Speaking

Body language tips from an award-winning speaker in this communication video. Expert Dante Mena  talks about body language with special emphasis on hand movements. Bio: Dante Mena is a writer who resides in Budapest, Hungary. His varied background includes acting and voice overs in Hollywood. Filmmaker: Paul Volniansky

The Only Scientifically Proven Method Of Eliminating The Fear Of Public Speaking Permanently

In May 2006 the journal Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy published a research study that proves there is a way to permanently eliminate the fear of public speaking.

This research paper described how 36 people who had a fear of public speaking were divided into two groups to test the effectiveness of a fear elimination procedure called The Lefkoe Method.

One group was exposed to The Lefkoe Method.

The other group went to Toastmasters meetings.

After a few hours of exposure to The Lefkoe Method the first group spoke in public and each member of that group reported that their fear had literally disappeared.  The second group spoke in public at the same time and, of course, they had the same level of fear they had before. However, researchers wanted to be totally sure that The Lefkoe Method produced the results they were witnessing.

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Quit your jibber jabber says Mr. T! I Pity The Fool

apply for a loan by phone I love Mr. T.  Always have.  I grew up on a diet of  “T” wisdom and now he’s got a reality show. Here’s some public speaking advice delivered the Mr. T way.  I pity the fool who doesn’t follow his advice.  Just shut your pie hole and listen! Rules … Read more

Public Speaking for Shy or Private People

Learning public speaking is like learning to ride a bike. All you need is some initial courage and a sense of balance. Then you have to change gear as appropriate. Once you’ve progressed that far you simply learn when to put on the brakes.

Most of us have suffered from listening to poor public speakers. We’ve squirmed as they’ve gone on endlessly saying the same thing in a dozen boring ways. Most of us too have admired brilliant speakers and wished we too could captivate an audience. At the very least most of us would like to express our views in public without losing our courage not to mention our voices.

The thing most public speakers have in common is simply a fear of making fools of themselves. They may be college students who have to study rhetoric as part of their schooling. In adult life those who attend may be budding politicians, trade union activists or aspiring business people. There may also usually be a few shy singles and some married couples sharing a new experience in communications. However interesting the mix they don’t usually expect to start the class with breathing exercises.

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Public Speaking Training- Six Key Elements to Look for In Any Public Speaking Training


Most people seem to think that good public speakers are born not made. Nothing could be further from the truth. Most good public speakers have undergone significant training in public speaking.

Even politicians – those great natural orators – have all undergone public speaking training. In the UK Margaret Thatcher was known to use speech coaches. In the US President Bush has consulted actors to help improve his speech delivery.

Whatever your level of public speaking you can improve with a little help from the professionals.

If you do a quick search on the internet for public speaking training you will get thousands of hits from sites promoting everything from self study e-books to 14 day residential courses. It is difficult to decide which is right for you.

Here are six things that you should look for when selecting the training or help that is right for you.

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Public Speaking: Giving a Great Speech: Public Speaking Tips: Body Language

Body language in public speeches makes a big impression on an audience. In this video speaking expert and communications specialist, Tracy Goodwin talks about maintaining good posture and body language for speeches. Bio: Tracy has a masters in corporate communication and ten years experience in professional speaking. Filmmaker: MAKE | MEDIA Related articles by Zemanta … Read more