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Do you dream of giving confident, inspiring speeches and presentations, but the thought of public speaking fills you with dread? Do you get butterflies, a dry throat, or forget what you want to say and fumble your way through your talks? There is a solution! In this course, you’ll learn how to understand and manage your nerves, and develop confidence and authority when speaking and presenting. Using professional techniques, you’ll harness the breathing, posture, and self-knowledge to overcome panic and give more powerful, confident speeches.
3,162 students completed this course
95% recommend it to other students
Teacher: Dr. Paul Harrison
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Lesson 1. Conquer Fear of Public Speaking
Lesson 2. The Science of Fear
Lesson 3. Interrupting Anxiety with Deep Breathing
Lesson 4. Power through Posture, Expressions, and Gestures
Lesson 5. Harnessing Vocal Power
Lesson 6. Preparing for Your Speech
Lesson 7. Practicing Your Speech
Lesson 8. The Audience Don’ts and Do’s
Lesson 9. My Pre-speech Routine
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