Benjamin Franklin said “Being ignorant is not as much a shame, as being unwilling to learn”. In public speaking, we frequently use powerpoint presentations to deliver our message more distinctly and effectively to the audience. We might have been making and giving powerpoint presentations but some of us might be having difficulties in preparing them,… Continue reading BASIC TIPS FOR DESIGNING A POWERPOINT PRESENTATION`
IF YOU ARE AT EARLY STAGES OF PUBLIC SPEAKING When you begin with something, you always have anxiety and you may be confused what to do and what not to do. So here in this video Mr Anurag Aggarwal tells you about what you should do if you are at early stages of public speaking.… Continue reading IF YOU ARE AT EARLY STAGES OF PUBLIC SPEAKING
Speakers often overlook the importance of movement on stage while speaking but they should remind themselves of the same. It is one major step that helps the speaker to connect with the audience. When you come on the stage to deliver a speech or a presentation, you must remember that the stage is totally yours… Continue reading 6 ON-STAGE BODY LANGUAGE TIPS
In public speaking, when a speaker speaks in front of the audience, he not only puts his ideas in the form of words but may also use many other audio-visual aids. These visual aids in public speaking can be an exhibit, a flip chart, a white board, videos, pictures, PPTs, OHP etc. Why is it… Continue reading Advantages & Disadvantages of Using Visual Aids in Public Speaking
In my previous post, I elaborated upon the physical issues that can be hazardous for public speaking like the lectern, sound system, or the electricity failure etc. Other than these issues, some other issues may also arise; issues related with the audience that need to be taken care of in order to make our presentation… Continue reading HAZARDS IN PUBLIC SPEAKING – Audience
As in any other situation or event you come across some challenges, the same is with public speaking. There are some situations which are unforeseen and unavoidable. In such a situation, your speaking skills alone do not make you a successful speaker. What also counts is the way you handle such unpredictable situation. Now the… Continue reading OVERCOME THE HAZARDS IN PUBLIC SPEAKING
No matter how large or how small your audience may be, being a public speaker it is really important to know your audience beforehand so that you can give them what they want. There are many things you may do before your presentation to give your best. You must speak from their point of view… Continue reading KNOW THE AUDIENCE IN PUBLIC SPEAKING
Presentations have always been a great way to make your talk really effective and are an important part of public speaking. This could be a powerpoint presentation or any other way of presenting your talk. Since the technology is developing, powerpoint presentations are becoming more popular in all the professions.
Do you know the fourth biggest fear most people have in the world is of snakes. The third biggest fear is going to jail. The second biggest fear is death. But the biggest fear that most people have is of facing the audience. In the past 17 years ever since I have become Public Speaking trainer, lot… Continue reading WANT TO BECOME CONFIDENT? DO THE OPPOSITE!!
Firstly, let us understand what is a group discussion? In this, a group of participants is given a topic to discuss for a given time and all the participants are assessed according to their performance. These days we see that many companies and institute are taking group discussion performance of a candidate as one of… Continue reading Group Discussion – Do’s and Don’ts