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Public Speaking

Public Speaking






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    • Public Speaking Understanding basic public speaking skills.
    • Purpose of Public Speaking?
      • Transmit information
      • Motivate people
      • Persuade people
      • Simply telling a story
    • Choosing and Refining a Topic
      • Select a topic that:
        • Matters to you
        • Is appropriate to your situation
        • Is appropriate to your audience
      • Narrow your topic.
    • Analyzing the Audience
      • Gathering audience demographic data;
        • Age
        • Education
        • Gender
        • Occupation & income
        • Culture
      • Audiences have interests, understanding, and ambitions, all of which affect their receptiveness
    • Considering the Setting
      • The setting influence to meet the audiences’ expectations and determining the tone of the speech.
        • Amount of people
        • Time of the speech
        • Time limit
        • Location where the speech will be given
        • Necessary equipments
    • Preparing the Introduction
      • Introduction is a critical in establishing relationship with the audience.
        • Ask Rhetorical questions
        • Relate the topic to your audience
        • Arouse curiosity
        • Begin with a quotation
        • Tell a related story
        • Be careful with jokes
    • Body of Speech
      • Personal Experiences/Anecdotes
      • Statistics
      • Quotes from Experts
      • Use Vivid Language
    • Outlining the Conclusion
      • “All’s well that ends well”
      • -Shakespeare
      • Summary conclusions
      • Story conclusions
      • Appeal to action conclusions
      • Emotional impact conclusions
    • Verbal Components
      • Includes variables such as pitch, rate, volume, pronunciation, articulation, pauses, and general variation of voice.
      • Speak to be understood – loud enough, doesn’t mumble, doesn’t speak too fast, pronounces words correctly
      • Speak with variety – not monotone, uses inflection correctly, uses pauses appropriately
    • Nonverbal Components
      • Good eye contact.
      • Gestures are natural, match the message, and aren’t used to much.
      • Movement is purposeful, natural, and not distracting (e.g., swaying, tapping foot, etc.)
      • Posture is appropriate – not slouching, hands in pockets, etc.
      • Facial expressions – animated, but not over theatrical, and has to match the message.
      • Personal appearance is appropriate for the audience and the occasion.
      • Usage of visual aids as a helping hand.
    • Coping with Nervousness
      • It is important to learn to cope with the fear or anxiety about public speaking. Here are some of the ways;
        • Pick a topic you are comfortable with.
        • Take time to prepare.
        • Control food and beverages.
        • Visualize successful speaking experiences.
        • Pause a few seconds before you begin.
    • Thank You Have a nice day!