Tips for Public Speaking Cary NC

For many of us, the thought of addressing a packed house can be nerve wracking, if not paralyzing. If the thought of standing behind a podium, taking the chair at the end of a conference table, or even presenting ideas to a client leaves you feeling weak in the knees, there is help.

Bass Music Enterprises
(919) 859-3511
200 Powell DR
Raleigh, NC
 
Creative Visions Inc
(919) 828-1200
7516 Precision DR
Raleigh, NC
 
Sound Connection
(919) 212-6222
1125 Corporation Pkwy
Raleigh, NC
 
Charlotte Sound & Visual Systems Inc
(704) 527-2004
2923 Griffith St
Charlotte, NC
 
One Source Building Technologies
(336) 725-2306
961 Burke St
Winston-Salem, NC
 
Guth Sound & Electrical Service Inc
(919) 821-4884
1115 W Lenoir St
Raleigh, NC
 
Rock Quarry Productions Sound & Lighting Co
(919) 832-7625
3510 Rock Quarry RD
Raleigh, NC
 
Audio Video Specialists
(919) 286-1500
2506 Guess RD
Durham, NC
 
Seed Communications
(336) 896-0733
4310 Enterprise DR
Winston-Salem, NC
 
Audio Video Specialists
(919) 286-1500
2506 Guess RD
Durham, NC
 

Tips for Public Speaking

For many of us, the thought of addressing a packed house can be nerve wracking, if not paralyzing. If the thought of standing behind a podium, taking the chair at the end of a conference table, or even presenting ideas to a client leaves you feeling weak in the knees, there is help. Dr. Dilip Abayaekara has coached everyone from Pentagon top-brass, U.N. officials and corporate CEO's on how to conquer their fears and deliver stand-out speeches.

Take ten tips from Dr. Dilip on how to take your ego out of the equation and focus on your audience. It just might be the perfect recipe to banish all those public speaking jitters once and for all.

1. Speak to express, not impress.

2. Focus on blessing, not impressing.

3. The "U" (you) comes before the "I" in "public" speaking.

4. Every "I" story must have a "you" message.

5. Every member of the audience is tuned into the radio station "WIIFM"-What's In It For Me".

6. When you go fishing, do you bait the hook with what you like to eat or what the fish likes to eat? Talk about the interests and needs of your audience, not simply what interests you.

7. An effective public speaker is so busy being audience-centered, he/she has no time to be self-centered.

8. Fear of public speaking stems from the fear of being judged: if you recognize the fear you can eliminate it.

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