There's No Such Thing as Public Speaking Make Any Presentation or Speech as Persuasive as a One-on-Oneconversation

ISBN-10: 0735204152

ISBN-13: 9780735204157

Edition: 2007

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Two top public-speaking coaches offer fresh advice on giving effective speeches and presentations with the immediacy of a conversation. The best speeches don't sound like speeches, and the best speakers make listeners feel as though they are being addressed directly. The trick is to make every presentation as natural and direct as a one-on-one conversation. This expert but accessible guide reveals: - The six truths behind every conversation-and how to use them at the podium - The three steps to inspiring any audience - The seven secrets for using voice and body language - The seven tools every speaker uses or misuses Whether addressing a few colleagues or a packed auditorium, readers will find practical and simple techniques for inspiring every listener.
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List price: $15.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Prentice Hall Press
Publication date: 1/2/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Since 1988, Jeanette and Roy Henderson have used their method to train thousands of people in business and politics to be better public speakers through their company, Podium Master.

The Six Truths of Human Interaction
It's Alive, It's Alive!
If You Try, Sometimes You Get What You Need
What's Good for the One Is Good for the Many
First Contact
To Shake or Not to Shake
You Can Always Get What You Want
The Formula for Inspiration
Arranging Your Content for Maximum Effect
Identifying with Your Reactor
Introducing a New Idea
Proposing an Action
The Seven Elements of How to Say It
The Language of Your Body
Replicating the Full Frontal Stance
Replicating Eye Contact
Speaking of Gestures
The Living Voice
Learn to Love the Pause
The Power of Pace
The Versatility of Volume
The Paintbrush of Pitch
The Tools of the Trade
Seven Essential Tools for Your Presentation Toolbox
Your Script
Your Mantle of Authority
Your Attire
Your Stature
The Lectern
The Microphone
The Teleprompter
At the Venue
The Six Final Insights to Master
On Site Before the Event
As the Event Begins
The Introduction
The Adrenaline Factor
The Looking/Listening Ratio
When Murphy's Law Prevails
A Final Note
About the Authors
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