4 Strategies for Handling Hecklers While Giving a Speech

If you practice great presentation skills, and focus on designing your presentations on what your audience needs and wants, you will likely not have much trouble with hecklers. However, it only takes a single mad-at-the-world heckler to quickly turn your presentation...

What Do I Do with My Hands When I give a Speech?

Drop Your Hands to Your Side when Not Using Them to Gesture We are continuing with the 10 Ways to Reduce Public Speaking Fear series, and pub tip number seven is to drop your hands when not using them to gesture as you present. One of the most common questions that we...

6 Phrases You Should Avoid in Your Next Speech-At ALL Costs

In the business world, we’ve heard hundreds of speeches. Some, like Martin Luther King Jr.’s legendary speech, stick in our minds from our school days. Others, we simply endure and sit through, because we have no choice. Chances are you’ve been asked to give a speech...

How to Deliver a Memorable Speech and Be Believable

How much can you recall of the last speech you listened to? None? A few snippets? Not even an inspiring quote? Don’t you want to be able to design and deliver a memorable speech and have your audience want more? Several studies report the audience’s retention of...

Online Speech Creator

Use this Online Speech Creator to Help You Quickly Create a Good Speech Outline! Below is a free online speech creator that you can use to create an outline of your entire presentation — in minutes. Just answer the simple questions below, and we’ll send...