Public Speaking Books
To help you grow, prosper and be all you can be, we provide books from world champions in public speaking.
For over 30 years, instructors around the world have successfully used The Art of Public Speaking to teach the development and presentation of effective speeches. Through personalized and adaptive instruction, the program helps each student think critically, build confidence and make the leap from learning the principles to mastering competent speaking in the classroom and throughout life.
Imagine if you were able to explain ideas more easily; Create an environment to which all your students wanted to contribute and belong; Motivate your students with a desire for life long learning?
Learn how to use a variety of anecdote, story, parable, case history, and metaphor to put across your 'message' in powerful and highly memorable way.
This book contains proven steps and strategies on how you can improve with nonverbal communication, and use this knowledge to gain a fuller insight into other's thoughts, intentions, or feelings.
Anderson shares his five key techniques to presentation success: Connection, Narration, Explanation, Persuasion and Revelation (plus the three to avoid). He also answers the most frequently asked questions about giving a talk, from 'What should I wear?' to 'How do I handle my nerves?'
This International Edition is a culturally informed book that never loses sight of its fundamental purpose: to train students to be effective public speakers and listeners in a world filled with monumental cultural, political, and technological changes.
How to draft your content, organise your speech, hone your tone, get visual aids right, conquer your fees, improve impromptu speaking and body language and much more.
Over one hundred stories drawn from the front lines of business and government, as well as myths, fables, and parables from around the world, illustrate how story can be used to persuade, motivate, and inspire in ways that cold facts, bullet points, and directives cant.
A powerful guide to public speaking, based on scientific analysis of hundreds of TED presentations and interviews with TED speakers
Practical tools and principles for organizing information and making technical communication lively and memorable, including:
- conference presentations
- coping with visitors
- inaugural lectures
- industrial presentations
- industrial tourism
- lectures to students
- presentations to funding bodies; project reports
- public inquiries; school talks
- section and departmental meetings
- telephone calls and consultationsc
Based on research of the most powerful techniques used by winners of impromptu speaking contests, politicians, actors and successful presenters. This book is entertaining to read, has plenty of examples and covers the most effective tools not only from the world of impromptu speaking but also from acting, stand-up comedy, applied psychology and creative thinking.
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