Category: Free Public Speaking Tips

The 5 Steps of Storytelling-How to Tell a Great Story in a Presentation
The 5 Steps of Storytelling – How to Tell a Great Story in a Presentation Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

Great speakers know how to tell a great story. This post will give you the five key steps of storytelling that these great speakers know. This is a continuation of the post about how inserting stories into your presentations reduces public speaking fear. I mentioned a recent class member who told me that he just…

Start Your Own Public Speaking Company from Scratch
Start Your Own Public Speaking Company from Scratch Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

This is part five of a five-part series about how to start a public speaking career. In the past episodes, we focused on how to use public speaking within your current career, both as an income stream and as marketing. We also covered a session on how to become a professional speaker for an established…

Presenters can deliver bad news
How Presenters can Deliver Bad News with Poise Free Public Speaking Tips, presentation skills

Public speaking can be difficult at the best of times. It’s hard to overcome the nervousness involved with speaking in front of a roomful of people. Of course, you also have to make sure that your voice is clear enough and loud enough that people at the very back can hear what you’re saying. Then…

Remember Stories from Your Life to Insert into Presentations
Remember Stories from Your Life to Insert into Presentations Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

This “remember stories from your life” post is part three of a three-part series about how to tell stories in your speech. In the first two posts, we talked about the value of stories. If you recall, statistics and data are forgotten quickly and lead your audience to play “Devil’s advocate.” However, stories build rapport…

Make Zoom Meetings More Interactive and Interesting
7 Fun Ways to Make Zoom Meetings More Engaging and Interactive Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

Are your Zoom meetings kind of… well… blah? Want to make them more fun, engaging, and interactive? Below are seven of our best tips to help you jazz up your next online meeting. Keep in mind that anytime a conversation is one-sided, it will be boring for the listener. A good conversation is a dialogue…

Here’s How to Memorize a Speech in Less than an Hour
In a Hurry? Here’s How to Memorize a Speech in Less than an Hour Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

Looking for a quick and easy way to memorize an entire presentation quickly? Well, the solution to how to memorize a speech in minutes will likely surprise you. This article covers a few great tips about how great speakers make the presentation memorization process easy and stress-free. First, we will cover the big mistakes that…