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• What are speaking skill?

1. Verbal (word spoken)


2. Vocal (tone, range, appeal, credibility of voice)
3. Visual (physical appearance, gesture, eye contact)

• Verbal skill
- Don’t ramble
- Don’t use complex sentences
- Use simple words and clear
- Stop to think if you need to

• Vocal skill
- Project and resonate your voice
- No “UM” or “ER”
- Tools: silence, loudness, intonation, speed

• Visual skill
- Eye
Don’t shift eyeballs
 Don’t look in corner
 Don’t look too much at computer screen or notes
 3-6 seconds per person
 Shift randomly

- Body
 Stand up when talking
 Walk around (informal)
 Don’t rock or shake
 Don’t lean too much

- Hand
 Gesture complement talk
 Don’t fidget or put in pocket

- Face
 Show emotion

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• How to Organize the Story?

1. Opening
2. Body
3. Ending

• Opening
- A question
- Anecdote
- Analogy
- Joke (make it relevant)
- Lead the key point

• Body
- Brainstorming into data dump
- Connect the ideas into “main themes”
- Connect the teams using one logic flow

• Ending
- End with a bang
- Repeat the key point
- Say than you

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