Of all the facets of public speaking, introductions are probably the most abused. This is because we fail to determine the objective, the purpose and the desired result.How seldom do we hear an introd...
Clearly for a professional singer the voice is their most precious instrument. It needs to be developed and it needs to be taken care of. Different nuances and levels of expression are developed and ...
Copyright (c) 2007 The College Of Public SpeakingDevelop the voice to explore the thunder, the roar, the crackle and the whisper.For the speaker it is much the same. Quite literally the vocal ch...
Why do so many business presentations end in failure?Well, it's not surprising when you see just how little people prepare for their big day. To be fair, people often make a big effort with their con...
Was it Oscar Wilde that once said? "You only get one opportunity to create a good first impression."How true that is in the business world. As a person who gives a couple of hundred workshops a yea...
Copyright (c) 2007 The College Of Public SpeakingWhy do so many business presentations end in failure?Well, it's not surprising when you see just how little people prepare for their big day. To...
Has anybody ever fell asleep in one of your presentations? I hope that you're saying a definitive 'No!' But how could it happen?That's an easy question to answer. And the answer is this - forget th...
For many people confronted with the dreaded prospect of delivering a presentation all that is going through their mind is getting up on stage delivering the presentation with all good speed and gettin...
Why do some speeches and presentations linger in the mind while others pass from one ear, through the brain and then out through the other ear, generally without leaving a trace of … anything?Well, t...
Copyright (c) 2007 The College Of Public SpeakingHow would you feel if you could hear snoring during your speech? What have you done to switch your audience off?That's an easy question to answe...