There's No Such Thing as Public Speaking

Make Any Presentation or Speech as Persuasive as a One-on-One Conversation
Original Publish Date: Jan 02, 2007
Product Number: EB00416409
Released: Jun 17, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781440625374
Publisher: Prentice Hall Press
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Two top public-speaking coaches offer fresh advice on giving effective speeches and presentations with the immediacy of a conversation. The best speeches don't sound like speeches, and the best speakers make listeners feel as though they are being addressed directly. The trick is to make every presentation as natural and direct as a one-on-one conversation. This expert but accessible guide reveals: - The six truths behind every conversation-and how to use them at the podium - The three steps to inspiring any audience - The seven secrets for using voice and body language - The seven tools every speaker uses or misuses Whether addressing a few colleagues or a packed auditorium, readers will find practical and simple techniques for inspiring every listener.

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