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Activity Discussion General Discussion Public Speaking

  • Shreya

    June 5, 2023 at 11:52 am
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    Public speaking can be considered a learned art. Standing in front of a group of people can be daunting and anxiety inducing. While public speaking, not only your speech material and body language help drive the message home. There are a few measures one can keep in mind to the public and ace your presentation with confidence.

    Be prepared and organized for your presentation. Revise your material and make sure you have all the important pointers. Mock practice presentations including at the venue can help boost confidence.

    In case of presentations and videos always keep backups at hand.

    Try a few breathing exercises before your presentations.

    During the presentation manage your speed. Remember to take pauses between your points and maintain a clear formal tone,

    Maintain eye contact with the audience and avoid at your notes too much. This is why practice is important. Move around the stage to release any pent up tension if needed.

    Focusing on a familiar face can help you relax.

    These are some steps you can take to complete your public speaking exercise with confidence. It is important to note that repeated practice is extremely important for public speaking and helps make one familiar with their materiel.

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