Speaker Articles >GeneralBeginnerProficientAdvancedOvercoming FearAudience AnalysisSpeaker TipsSpeech Writing A collection of Speaker Articles where I share tips, research and expertise on speaking. How to Improve Public Speaking Skills Dealing With Different Personality Types When Public Speaking Public Speaking Tips Why Public Speaking Is Good for You & Your Brand Four Persuasive Presentation Secrets Confident Public Speaking Public Speaking Skills Stop Overuse of Random Repetitive Words or Phrases! Presentation Delivery Tips Immediacy Behaviors Perception of Physical or Psychological Closeness (Verbal & Nonverbal) Verbal Elements of Delivery Style Question and Answer Sessions Common Attention Getting Devices Common Devices For Making A Lasting Impression Public Speaking (or how to enjoy presentations) Nonverbal Elements of Delivery The Image Consultant The Vocal Coach The Role of Technology in Public Speaking Graphics in Public Speaking Working On Your Shyness Finding the Right Speaker: 10 Things to Know Public Speaking: Be Yourself Courage Under Fire Need To Know Versus Nice To Know Scripting Out Key Messages Speaking On Short Notice The Value Of Transitions May I Quote You Think Before You Speak When Less Is More Transitions Keeping Your Speaking Well From Going Dry How To Organize The Body Of A Speech Design Your Speech Not Write It Be Brief! Ponder To Prepare Pay Attention To The Words If I Can Learn to Become a Great Speaker, Anyone Can Building Interpersonal Relationships as a Key to Effective Speaking Polishing Your Presentation Skills Tips for a More Powerful Presentation: Giving a Great Speech Doesn’t Have to be Difficult Public speaking 101: learn to give A presentations With Tried-And-True Tips From A Top Speaker A Thorough Speech On Brief Speechmaking How to Give Presentations With Impact Presentation Tip From the Pros How Not to Mumble Managing Your Media Risk The Truth Is, You Gave a Lousy Talk Get a Voice to Rouse the Masses Conquering Podium Paralysis Speaking Successfully Love and microphones: romantic comedy heroines as public speakers Choosing your Speech Styles The 25 Public Speaking Skills Every Speaker Must Have Eye Contact How to Use a Public Address Microphone Visual Aids & PowerPoint Humor to the Rescue Laugh With and Learn From The Comics Humor 101 Gestures: Get Moving! 10 Tips for Public Speaking 10 Biggest Public Speaking Mistakes How to Write a Good Speech Opening Your Speech – Getting Off to a Good Start Transitional Words and Phrases CLEAR SPEECH: Speaking Clearly Matters – Pronunciation Exercises to Enable to Speak Clearly Speech and Writing According to Hegel What’s the Difference between Speech and Writing? Speech and Writing The Sources of the Written Language Bias in Linguistics The Classical Argument Linguistic Communication What is Rogerian Argument? (Kiefer) How to Deliver an Excellent Speech Tips For Public Speaking Nerves Build Emotional Connection Through Eye Contact The Critical Moments Just Before You Speak: Conquering the Jitters Nervous In Public Speaking? 5 Things You Should Never Do! When Your Fear Becomes A Deterrent In Public Speaking Perfectionism Just Magnifies Fear of Public Speaking Growing and Learning Conquer public speaking fears Fear – Cognitive Behavior Analyzing and Adapting to Your Audience Connecting to Your Audience Audience Analysis Audience Analysis: Becoming an audience-centered speaker Steps of Audience Analysis Mid-Presentation Adaptation How to Quickly Become a More Confident Speaker Without Breaking a Sweat! 8 Powerful Public Speaking Tips 5 Tips For Improving Your Speaking Voice If They All Came To Hear You Speak, Don’t Just Focus On One Person! If Your Eyes Are The Windows To Your Soul, What Do Yours Reveal In Public Speaking? If You Dislike Hearing Your Voice, Do You Think Anyone Else Likes It? How to Engage an Audience Speak To Be Remembered and Repeated 4 Reasons Why You Must Pause In Public Speaking Physical Preparation: Warm Up and Relax Your Body and Face 3 Reasons Speakers Fail to Hit the Mark Speaking Wisdom – Never Out of Style Public Speaking Tips – How to Get the Audience to Like You How to Practice Efficiently Impromptu Speaking Strategies Guidelines for Effective Presentations Use “Pointed” Not “Pointless Illustrations Be Cautious When Using a Manuscript How to Speak With Power and Passion It’s Just a Matter of Time The First Question You Need to Answer Do You Have a Clearly Defined Subject? 5 Tips for Exciting Speeches The Best Way to Organize An Acceptance Speech Memorable Graduation Speeches Father of the Bride Speech Mother of the Bride Speech Writing and Delivering a Maid of Honor Speech Effective Speech Writing Example of an NHS Speech National Honor Society Induction Speech Verbal Fillers and Pauses Tips for Practicing Your Speech Tips for Effective Delivery When Giving a Speech The Speechwriter Speech and Writing What’s the Difference between Speech and Writing?