This workshop is not a magic chamber that will turn you into a polished public speaker. You need tothink, practice, deliver, and evaluate. Developing yourself as a speaker is an expanding spiral. Thisworkshop will help you find comfort, confidence, and competence in all types of public speaking.
THE PROMISEPractice and Get and Give Feedback
Expect that because you will learn how to speak with confidence, you will do a lot of public speaking inthis workshop. For this workshop to be a success for you, you must commit to show up and speak whenthe next speaking opportunities come. There will be at least three speaking situations that you willpractice in this workshop. You will learn by doing. And you will learn more by evaluating yourperformance. Expect doing and evaluating in this workshop.
Understand the Fundamentals of All Communication
This workshop begins by giving you the three fundamental principles of all communication. Most publicspeaking workshop focus on techniques. Techniques are tools. They are useful when you know theirpurpose. Many speakers who were well-trained in using techniques usually end up as robots on stage.They do not have the heart. They do not connect. They kill people to boredom.Many speakers spend huge sums of money in dressing for success, but do not spend extra minutes forspeaking with success. Even an ordinary looking can change lives when he speaks. You ought to learnthat here.
Learn the Secrets to Banishing Fear
We do not fear the same. Fears come from different sources, most of them are shaky. They appear bigbecause fear cause someone to think and feel small. In this workshop you will learn the three rules thatcan help you banish your fear in public speaking.You will examine your fears, name them, and turn them from monsters to motivators. I will guide you.
Use Frames and Containers
One powerful secret to great speaking is organization. Your audience, most of them, think in patterns.You can rewind a video or reread a book. Live speaking cannot be rewinded or played in slow motion.Organization begins with questions. I will share with you the Seven Power Questions you need to askwhen you organize a speech. You will also understand the four parts to every public speakingpresentation. I will give you a quick introduction to "heroes journey" which you can get in full detailwhen you attend my corporate story telling sessions.Organization will help you time your speech. Some speeches have long introductions that kill excitementand undertanding. You will learn how to use segments in timing your speeches.