If you’ve ever spoken in front of a group of people – whether it’s a work presentation or wedding toast – you know that public speaking can be difficult. As you approach the front of the room, your hands clam up, your heart starts beating rapidly and you start to visualize an epic fail.
It doesn’t have to be that way! On this episode we outline the key elements of a good presentation and learn how to reinforce those behaviors so that eventually, with some practice, Obama will be jealous of your oratory skills.
- Don’t be looking back at your slides
- Keep your energy high
- Drive distractions out of your presentations (“like,” “um,” clothing, etc.)
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- Be sure to scan the room and don’t be afraid to make eye contact with people in the audience
- Dress appropriately