Public Speaking Basics

  • Author : Michael A. Griffin
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release : 2008
  • ISBN : 9780761843498
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Public Speaking Basics provides a semester's worth of information and exercises to help college students master public speaking. There is an emphasis on creating good thesis sentences and on using effective forms of outlining. A sample speech is provided with each of the six different speaking assignments.

Successful Public Speaking

  • Author : N.A
  • Publisher : Bookboon
  • Release :
  • ISBN : 8776819477
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Public Speaking

  • Author : Laurie Rozakis
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 1999
  • ISBN : 9780028633831
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Stresses the value of being able to speak in public and offers advice on speech writing, handling specific types of speeches, preparing and rehearsing, overcoming stage fright, and delivering an effective speech

10 Days to More Confident Public Speaking

  • Author : Princeton Language Institute,
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release : 2001-07-01
  • ISBN : 0759525005
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Written by an expert in the field, this book has the tools you need to become a relaxed, effective, and commanding public speaker. A clear, concise, step-by-step approach with dozens of inside tips, "10 Days to More Confident Public Speaking" will help you: -- Overcome nervousness and discover your own natural style -- Connect with your audience with your very first words -- Write a speech that builds to an unforgettable conclusion -- Expertly blend humor and anecdotes into your talks -- Use proven techniques to memorize your speech

Painless Public Speaking

  • Author : Abne M. Eisenberg,Teri Kwal Gamble
  • Publisher : University Press of America
  • Release : 1991
  • ISBN : 9780819181473
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

The theory and practice of public speaking is simplified and made available to all in this introductory text designed for those with little or no experience in public speaking. It presents basic communication theory; delineates the importance of credibility in persuasive speech and outlines the role of nonverbal communication and paralanguage. A whole chapter is devoted to stage fright and suggestions are offered to reduce this anxiety. A wide assortment of exercises are provided to test critical skills. Originally published by Macmillan in 1982.

Contemporary Public Speaking

  • Author : Courtland L. BovĂ©e
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 2003
  • ISBN : 9780939693603
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Contemporary Public Speaking includes all the traditional fundamentals as well as the hottest issues in public speaking today. Featuring a conversational style and an extensive photo and illustration program, this comprehensive coverage provides students with the tools they need to analyze and apply public speaking principles. Examples, exercises, and boxed features offer insights into major themes such as speaking across cultures, developing creativity, improving critical thinking, overcoming speech anxiety, focusing on ethics, and learning from real-world speaking situations. Students will also explore how to speak on the job and in small groups, develop persuasive strategies, and use audio/visual aids--from flip charts to multimedia presentations--and will learn basic ways to become more effective speakers and listeners. A Collegiate Press book CONSULTING EDITORS: JoAnn Edwards, University of Mississippi Jon A. Hess, University of Missouri, Columbia Cynthia Irizarry, Stetson University Shannon McCraw, Southeastern Oklahoma State University Timothy P. Meyer, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay Louis J. Rosso, Winthrop University

Overcoming fear of public speaking

  • Author : N.A
  • Publisher : vanSpijck e-marketing B.V.
  • Release :
  • ISBN : 907897401X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Public Speaking

  • Author : W. A. Kelly Huff
  • Publisher : Peter Lang
  • Release : 2008
  • ISBN : 9781433102592
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Why are you speaking, what is your purpose, your topic? Who comprises your audience and how will they be affected by your message? How will they react? What are supporting materials, where does one find them, and how does one incorporate them into presentations? These questions and more are addressed in this accessible introduction to public speaking. The reader will learn all the tools of giving an effective public presentation, including how to put a speech together, how to choose supporting materials, and strategies for how one should look, sound, and act while delivering a speech. The book addresses different types of speeches and provides suggestions for how to cope with the fear of public speaking - and how to turn that fear to one's advantage. Practical and useful, Public Speaking: A Concise Overview for the Twenty-first Century is a roadmap that helps its readers navigate the challenges of effectively conveying thoughts, ideas, and messages from one person to another.

How to be Brilliant at Public Speaking

  • Author : Sarah Lloyd-Hughes
  • Publisher : FT Press
  • Release : 2011
  • ISBN : 0273755218
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

What if you could learn a set of tools and techniques that have helped thousands of other people manage their fear of public speaking and win their audiences over every time? With How to be Brilliant at Public Speaking you can. Written by two performers who have spent as much time off the stage as on it, readers will find themselves in expert hands, supported and coached from the moment they decide they want to speak right through to theirbrilliant performance. Whether a seasoned speaker looking for new tips or someone who has managed to avoid public speaking so far, this book will prepare readers for whatever speaking challenge lies ahead, showing them how to: * *Convert fear to fuel. *Prepare to speak spontaneously. *Create a compelling story. *Impress difficult audiences Sarah Lloyd Hughes - is passionate about helping people learn & grow. During her 7 years as a trainer and coach she has developed a unique and engaging style that combines her passion for helping others to develop, with skilful training techniques. She runs inspirational workshops for professionals alongside programmes for young people and combine the best of both worlds to offer intelligent and high-energy training experiences.

Yes You Can Do Public Speaking

  • Author : Tony Kenneson-Adams
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2007-06
  • ISBN : 1847532543
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Public speaking is without doubt one of the most sought after skills in modern day business. In fact many people say that having excellent presentation skills are essential for every day life. This fantastic book will help facilitate your development in public speaking. Yes You Can Do Public Speaking is designed to be able to cater for all audiences, from presenters with zero experience and confidence in public speaking through to professional speakers whom speak in public every day Tony Kenneson-Adams generously cascades years of experience, gained from being the ex NATO spokesman in Kosovo via this book, which has helped this book become a MUST BUY for every leader, and individual in business and in Life. Yes You Can do Public Speaking Another Gem from