9 Ways to become a better public speaker
Public speaking is often wrought with fear and anxiety, but you may be doing it more often and better than you think! You can conquer your fear of public speaking by recognizing all the ways you’re always practicing and by seeking out more opportunities to get better before your boss assigns you the next big presentation.
In this article for Interesting Engineering, Ryan Foland offers 9 practical bits of advice for improving your public speaking skills. He reminds us that any time you voice your opinion, you’re speaking in public! He also encourages us to embrace our mistakes by participating in every opportunity to speak. For example: take on leadership roles at your church or local school; tell more stories; ask more questions. Wherever you begin, Folan encourages us to put ourselves out there, make mistakes, and then watch your form and confidence transform.
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