Better Speaker Series
The Better Speaker Series modules are designed as 10 minute educational speeches to be given by various members of the club. They give practical tips that can be of benefit to all members. The series include:
Beginning Your Speech
Offers suggestions for starting off your speech right.
Concluding Your Speech
Provides tips for ending your speech with power.
Take the Terror Out of a Talk
Discusses techniques for overcoming nervousness when speaking. This is one of the major problem areas of giving speeches – Nervousness.
Helps prepare you so you don’t get caught with nothing to say when speaking off-the-cuff.
Selecting Your Topics
Running out of speech topics. Here’s how to develop new ones.
Know Your Audience
If you can relate to your audience, they will relate to you and you will become a better speaker.
Organizing Your Speech
Once you know what to say, consider next the when and the how. Organization is a very important part of speech writing.
Creating an Introduction
Great introductions should precede great speeches. This is designed to teach you how to prepare the proper introduction for your speech.
Preparation and Practice
Discusses techniques for preparing and rehearsing your next speech.
Using Body Language
Discusses techniques for using body language and gestures to enhance your next speech.