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October 22nd 2011 Public Speaking Workshop with Suzannah Baum of http://idealcommunications.ca

October 22nd 2011 Public Speaking Workshop with Suzannah Baum of http://idealcommunications.ca

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  • PUBLIC SPEAKING:Say “YES!” to that next presentation andget the recognition you deserve! Presented by: Suzannah Baum Ideal Communications www.idealcommunications.ca
  • AGENDAWhat you sayHow you say itHow to connect with an audienceOpportunities for YOU to shine as aspeaker! k !But FIRST…
  • FEAROF PUBLICSPEAKING
  • “The human brain starts working the moment y are g you born and never stops until you stand up to speak in public.” t d t ki bli ”- George Jessel g
  • You may ALWAYS be nervous nervous…AND THAT’S OK! THAT S
  • SO HOW DOYOU MANAGEYOUR NERVES?
  • PreparePracticeShow up early
  • KEEP SPEAKING!EXPERIENCE BUILDS CONFIDENCE
  • WHAT YOU SAY
  • You have 30-60 seconds to capturetheir attention
  • Do NOT Start With: Apology/telling the audience how nervous you are “Bear with me” Bear me “OK, so, I’m going to talk about…”
  • Your audience is thinking:“What’s in it for me?”
  • A DRAMATIC STATEMENT
  • A QUESTION
  • A QUOTE“TO SPEAK OR NOT TOSPEAK, THAT IS THEQUESTION…”
  • A STORYONCE UPON ATIME…TIME
  • Two very different – but equally effective -introductions Seth Godin, Marketer, Jane Goodall, Speaker, Author Environmentalist, Conservationist, Conservationist Scientist
  • Middle Main ideas Supporting material Facts Statistics Stories
  • Conclusion Repeat main points Clear call-to-action
  • End On Time!
  • Do NOT End With: “And that’s the end of my speech And that s speech”OR “Um, “U yeah, so, th t’ it” h that’s
  • "There are always three speeches There speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, th one you gave, ti d the and the one you wish you gave."- Dale Carnegie
  • HOW YOUSAY IT
  • You Know the Drill… Eye contact Body language Gestures Posture Voice Filler words (‘um,’ ‘uh,’ ‘like’, ‘ok’…)
  • The Persuasive Speaker in Action –really *believe* in your subject Steve JobsIntroducing the iPhone4
  • Voice & Speaking Speed Fast talker? Presenting in a 2nd language?Enemy of any speaker =MONOTONE?SAMENESS
  • Minimize ALL Distractions
  • Learn from Great Speakers
  • ...But Be Yourself!
  • Dress appropriately
  • CONNECT WITHTHE AUDIENCE
  • Look At Them!LOOK AT THEM!
  • Smile at them!SMILE AT THEM!
  • Show up early!
  • Be Passionate! “Nothing is “N thi i so contagious as enthusiasm.” t i th i ” - Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • REMEMBER THE SHOES!
  • WHAT DID WE COVER? What you say How you say it How t connect with an audience H to t ith di FEAR of public speaking
  • REMEMBER: JUST SAY
  • Resources www.idealcommunications.ca/ www idealcommunications ca/ Sign up for newsletter and get a free SPECIAL REPORT: “10 Tips to BULLETPROOF Your Presentations” www.ted.com/ t d / www.toastmasters.org g
  • "All th great speakers the t kwere bad speakers at first " first.- Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • THANK YOU Suzannah Baum Ideal Communications sb@idealcommunications.ca www.idealcommunications.ca (514) 247-1761