What do an extrovert, a philosopher and an expert have in common? They all talk too much and tend to irritate their audience in spite of themselves. So, how to avoid becoming the worst nightmare of one’s audience when one is a talkative speaker?
Nobody likes to talk in a vacuum. And yet, this has already happened to all of us. So, how can we capture the attention, under any circumstances, of someone who is not necessarily ready to listen to you?
Can we speak without manipulating? This question comes up regularly as soon as we talk about storytelling. But it mainly haunts those who are sincere and have good intentions. So how do you prepare without feeling that you’re manipulating others?
If you read us regularly, it means you’re searching for good tips and tricks to improve your public speaking skills. Yet, there are 3 reasons why reading tips is useless!
The more we expose ourselves to the view of others, the more our need to control our image is strong. But the more we care about the image we project, the more we miss the goal!
“How long should a good presentation last?” This question comes up frequently but it is not an easy one to answer. The golden rule would be to keep it short and sweet… but what is short?
The more communication is controlled on one hand, the more it is decrypted on the other! We see it every day: a dangerous discrediting of the word of our managers and leaders. How can we avoid the pitfall and get out of this vicious circle?
That’s it, you’ve finally decided to talk about that idea that’s been on your mind for months. But, given the magnitude of the task, you just don’t know how to go about it. So, what are the key ingredients of a successful presentation?
To be a good speaker, be yourself.” Easy to say but how can we really be ourselves when our audience is perceived as intimidating or threatening?