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WHAT DOES LEARNING TO

SPEAK INVOLVE?
- AUTHENTICITY
PREPARED BY: FAUZAN AND ZAYANA
Authentic
Authentic In terms ofpublic
communicat
communicat In terms ofpublic
ors are speaking, developing
ors are speaking, developing
people who greaterauthenticity is an
people who greaterauthenticity is an
project important key to
project important key to
WAYS : open- unlockingstage
WAYS
1. Include : your natural open- unlockingstage
mindedness, frightand fear of public
1. Include yourMake
qualities. natural
a mindedness, frightand fear of public
qualities. Make a understandi speaking. Totransform
list of qualities that understandi speaking. Totransform
list of qualities ng, and stage fright and fear of
describe yourthat ng, and stage fright and fear of
describe your confidence. public speaking, you
strengths and confidence. public speaking, you
strengths
bring thoseand Speak must learn to be
bring thoseinto your Speak must learn to be
qualities with comfortable being who
qualities with comfortable being who
talk or into your Authentici you are in front of other
talk or Authentici you are in front of other
performance. ty people.
performance. ty people.
2. Be Unique. Allow
2. Bethe
Unique.
quirkyAllow
aspects
the
of quirky aspects
your personality
ofto
your personality
be a part of your
tospeaking
be a partor of your

3. Make space for your fear.
speaking or style.
performing Authentic - 3. Make spacepermission
for your fear.
performing style. Authentic - Give yourself to feel
Those personality real or Giveyour
yourself permission to feel
fear, anxiety or tension
Those personality real or your fear,
quirks
quirks
will be the genuine : when youanxiety or tension
are presenting and
marks ofbe the
will genuine :
not copied when you performing.
are presenting
and
marks of
authenticity. not copied performing.
authenticity. or false
or false
4. Be yourself 5. Understand Your 6. Do Not be Afraid
In a 2008, articlefrom Topic to Improvise
Harvard Business This will allow you to It is veritably axiomatic
Review, author Nick focus less on thinking that not everything will
Morgan discusses the about how to most go exactly as we
importance of gestures effectively planned in any given
and body language communicate the situation. As such, it is
when public speaking. information and more an advantage to a
Research suggest that on how to sincerely public speaker to learn
the human brain places engage with your to improvise when
a higher degree of audience. something inevitably
significance on physical goes in an unexpected
gestures in direction.
conversation than it
does on the material
being conveyed by
spoken words.
When you come When you
WAYS : When you come When you
WAYS : across speak with
7. Focus not on across speak with
authenticity,
7. Focus not on authentically, authenticity,
what you want to authentically, you bring
what you want to your audience is you bring
say but on why your audience is yourself into
say but on why more likely to yourself into
youre giving the more likely to the
youre giving the connect with the
speech and how connect with presentation
speech and how you and trust presentation
. You will
you feel about you and trust . You will
you feel about what you say. show
that. Let the what you say. show
that. Let the interest in
underlying Speak interest in
underlying Speak your
emotion come with your
subject.
emotion come with
Authentici subject.
out.
out. Authentici
ty
ty
8. Relax from
8. Relax from
the inside out. Here are three questions you
the inside out. Here are three questions you
Tension, can ask yourself to test your
Tension, can ask yourself to test your
authenticity:
anywhere in authenticity:
anywhere in
your body,
your body, Would I speak this way to
affects your Would I speak this way to
affects your a friend?
voice and a friend?
Could
voice and someone else give
ultimately Could someone else give
my talk?
ultimately my talk?
distorts your Am I coming across as a
distorts your Am I coming across as a
message. talking head?
Thank
you.
THANK YOU.