Mastering Public Speaking


The fear of it unites us all. How do you get better and more comfortable? Practice makes perfect, in addition to some tangible tips I give you in today’s episode, based on my experience speaking around the globe.

In this episode you’ll discover how to:

  • Deliver an effective presentation
  • Understand what is setting you up for public speaking failure
  • Practice public speaking effectively

Episode Soundbites:

1:58, “Now for some people, public speaking is scarier than death. I read a statistic about that somewhere. What’s the big fear? You’ll stutter. Turn beet red. You might even forget your whole train of thought.”

4:37, “If you would say something with another person, there’s no reason you can’t say it in front of an audience of 100 people.”

5:11, “Another thing that will set you up for failure is reading off of a slide. This isn’t story time in kindergarten.”

5:50, “A good speaker knows how to read the room, and that only comes with practice.”