Liven Your Audience in a Speech Presentation – 3 Ways

Let us explore 3 ways to liven your audience today. I once encountered an employee who refused a job promotion because the new job required her to speak publicly. If she had accepted the new post, it would have meant a 30% increase in her salary. Nevertheless, her fear of public speaking got the better of her. Today, she remains in her old job, happy, despite having to survive with a low salary 🙂 I am sure you have heard about the old adage that people fear speaking in public Continue Reading →

Establishing an Emotional Connection with Your Audience

When we communicate in public, we have approximately one minute to engage our audience’s attention, establish believability, familiarize them to our topic, and encourage them to listen. As such, establishing an emotional connection with your audience is critical. Here’s what a wise man one said: If you take care of the beginning, the end will take care of itself ~ Anonymous If you waste those valuable opening seconds with an irrelevant joke, or an apology your listener’s minds are likely to wander, and you may not get them back. Losing Continue Reading →