What Should You Do When You Forget Your Speech?
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by Omar
2y ago
You’ve just delivered a really solid point in your speech. You look at the audience for impact and find that they’re all staring back at you. Then it happens. You go blank. You look visibly uncomfortable. Perhaps give a nervous smile to the audience. Because the situation is that you have no idea what to speak next! Even with your best preparation, you can lose your chain of thought while delivering a speech in front of an audience. This can also happen when you tend to memorise your speech. Apart from sounding too rehearsed and unnatural, it also increases the risk of blanking out. To ensure ..read more
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6 Tips To Give an Impressive Presentation
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by Omar
2y ago
What’s the difference between a drab, monotonous lecture and a dynamic presentation that interests and awes the audience? Whether you’re delivering a speech, organising a workshop, presenting a new product idea, or hosting a virtual class, the answer remains the same – interaction. When you are speaking, the goal is to connect with your audience on a personal way so your message resonates with them. This doesn’t necessarily mean you need to forcefully involve them by asking them questions constantly or engage in aggressive verbal battles. What it does mean, however, is that you need to build a ..read more
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The Art of Delivering Humour – How to Get More Laughs in Your Presentations!
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by Omar
2y ago
When you switch on your laptop, you expect it to power up and show the display screen from where you can log in through your password, pin or fingerprint (if you’re using that kind of tech). When the screen doesn’t show, you wonder what’s gone wrong. You proceed to try out various solutions – plugging in the charger, restarting it again, or finding out a fix on the internet. The same process is true for using humour in your public speeches and presentations. Humour is not as easy art. In fact, stand-up comedy is considered to be one of the toughest art forms among all. For your presentation, y ..read more
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6 Tips To Help You Overcome Public Speaking Anxiety
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by Omar
2y ago
Have you ever faced the following before/during a public speech? Accelerated heart rate Sweaty palms Clenched fists Nausea Shortness of breath Tingling or uneasiness If you experience one or more of the above symptoms, you are suffering from a very common problem known as speech anxiety. Most people develop speaking phobias in high school and it takes a good few decades to overcome this problem. It becomes even more difficult if you need to speak in a formal setting, such as a seminar or conference. To overcome public speaking anxiety, you can undertake several physical exercises like deep b ..read more
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How To Be An Inspiring Leader Through Communication – 10 Rules You Should Follow
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by Omar
2y ago
The purpose of leadership communication is to inspire and influence people. If you are a leader and have the conviction to engage people, rapture audiences and make them take decisive action, you have the power to improve their performances and get great results. No matter whether you are a senior manager in an MNC, the founder of a startup, or someone looking to shape their skills in a leadership role in the future, you need to inspire through communication. So what are the basic building blocks to be truly inspiring in leadership communication? Here are the 10 rules you need to follow dilige ..read more
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6 Ways To Deal With A Difficult Audience
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by Omar
2y ago
Preparing for a public speech or a presentation is a big task that requires diligent preparation and rigorous practice. In addition to working on your content and body language, you also need to calm your nerves down and be able to face an audience with confidence. More often than not, the audience is usually supportive and in awe of your ability to speak with conviction. However, there can be times when you face a difficult audience. Or maybe a couple of bad actors who just want to pull you down with intentionally tough questions. Jeers and boos that are meant to throw you off your game. What ..read more
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6 Effective Patterns To Map Out Your Presentation
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by Omar
2y ago
When you have to deliver a public speech or a presentation, you don’t just go on the podium and speak in an impromptu manner, right? Your speech needs to be structured and have a specific pattern so that your audience can easily identify the message you are trying to convey. The way you map out your speech by using a particular pattern ultimately decides the outcome of your communication. Though there are many patterns you can follow for your speech (you can even come up with some unique ones of your own), here are some time-tested ones that have been used time and again with great success in ..read more
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Mastering the Art of Oration: What We Can Learn From Cicero
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by Omar
2y ago
“In an orator, the acuteness of the logicians, the wisdom of the philosophers, the language almost of poetry, the memory of lawyers, the voice of tragedians, the gesture almost of the best actors, is required. Nothing therefore is more rarely found among mankind than a consummate orator.” ~ Cicero Marcus Tullius Cicero is widely regarded as one of the greatest orators of all time, and when it comes to the power of oration, he is mentioned in the same breath as Demosthenes. A Roman statesman and man of letters, Cicero became a powerful figure in Greece solely on the basis of his power of prow ..read more
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How To Prepare a Last-Minute Presentation? Useful Tips You Should Know
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by Omar
2y ago
Visualize this possible scenario: You are the team lead of your process. An important client visit is scheduled for the next day. Your manager has to give a presentation detailing the entire process, in order to attract client investment for future projects. And DISASTER strikes! The manager has become indisposed due to a sudden illness, accident or pressing family matters. The onus is now upon you to deliver the presentation! Panic sets in. You have less than 24 hours to prepare the presentation, and even fewer to rehearse for it. What should be done? Here are some effective tips to help you ..read more
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7 Tips To Present Like Steve Jobs – Boost Your Presentation Skills!
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by Omar
2y ago
There have been many great speakers in the corporate world, but none have been as enigmatic and dynamic as the late Steve Jobs. Regarded as a master storyteller and a presenter extraordinaire, Jobs left audiences mesmerized with his brilliant keynote presentations, weaving magic with his words as he sold them an experience that inspired and informed, rather than peddling some tedious spiel. Till date, Jobs’ presentations (especially the iPhone one in 2007) are considered as the standard of excellence regarding how corporate leaders need to communicate. Indeed, the success of Apple can be large ..read more
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