7 tips for improving your public speaking

Regardless of how you feel about public speaking, and regardless of how much experience you have, there is room to grow and improve. Even minor adjustments can make a significant difference.

With that in mind, PayScale, an organization that helps employers and their employees understand the right pay various job titles, 7 tips for improving your public speaking. The include:

>> Embracing opportunities to practice
>> Knowing it’s normal to have stage fright
>> Anticipating the adrenaline rush
>> Planning a great “hook” and “clincher”
>> Modeling the emotional response you want to elicit
>> Taking body language into account
>> Reflecting and recording the experience

For the elaboration on each of those points, click here to go to the PayScale website and read the full treatment.

Mike Consol teaches public speaking, PowerPoint presentation skills and business writing to companies and business professionals. Contact him at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 925-449-1040.