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To Deal with Your Fear of Public Speaking, Focus on Helping the Audience

To Deal with Your Fear of Public Speaking, Focus on Helping the Audience By Joey Asher Category: Nerves There are many good tactics for beating the fear of public speaking. Extensive rehearsal helps the most. Physical exertion can reduce the adrenaline-driven jitters. Comedian Billy Crystal once said that he did push-ups to deal with [...]

To Deal with Your Fear of Public Speaking, Focus on Helping the Audience2020-10-28T16:26:15-05:00

Lies We Tell Ourselves that Hold Us Back as Public Speakers

By Joey Asher Category: Content Are you a lousy speaker? It might be because you believe one of the following lies. Lie # 1: My topic is dull. When I was a newspaper reporter, we had a saying: “There are no bad stories. Only bad reporters.” The same idea applies to public speaking topics. I worked [...]

Lies We Tell Ourselves that Hold Us Back as Public Speakers2020-09-22T20:45:11-05:00

Overcoming Brain Freeze: Speaking With Confidence for Non-Native Speakers

Nancy Vason Nancy has been coaching executives at Speechworks for ten years. She teaches Business Communication in the Georgia Tech MBA program. During her former career with Bellsouth, she was a sales skills instructor and wrote speeches for C-level executives. She has also worked as a performance consultant, developing training programs to improve [...]

Overcoming Brain Freeze: Speaking With Confidence for Non-Native Speakers2020-09-22T20:45:21-05:00

What I Learned from Vomiting and Fainting in Front of My Class

Joey Asher President of Speechworks, a selling and communication skills coaching company in Atlanta. He has worked with hundreds of business people helping them learn how to communicate in a way that connects with clients. His new book 15 Minutes Including Q&A: a Plan to Save the World from Lousy Presentations” is available [...]

What I Learned from Vomiting and Fainting in Front of My Class2020-09-22T20:45:21-05:00

Public Speaking Tip from John Updike

“A healthy male adult bore consumes each year one and a half times his own weight in other people’s patience.” Those are the words of John Updike, the Pulitzer Prize winning author who passed in 2009. Of course, he wasn’t talking about public speaking. But it’s certainly a good thought to keep in mind as [...]

Public Speaking Tip from John Updike2020-09-22T20:45:22-05:00

Use Non-Comic “Shticks” to Help You Think on Your Feet and Seat

Joey Asher President of Speechworks, a selling and communication skills coaching company in Atlanta. He has worked with hundreds of business people helping them learn how to communicate in a way that connects with clients. His new book 15 Minutes Including Q&A: a Plan to Save the World from Lousy Presentations” is available [...]

Use Non-Comic “Shticks” to Help You Think on Your Feet and Seat2020-09-22T20:45:22-05:00
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