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Conquering the Challenges of Public Speaking (C048)


Type: Online
Duration: 00:30 hours
Status: Active

Being an effective public speaker means being able to showcase your message and connect with your audience. This online self-paced course explores the elements needed to deliver an engaging speech, including making a good first impression and building rapport with the audience. Participants will learn techniques and strategies for keeping the audience's focus, responding to difficult questions, and overcoming anxiety when speaking publicly.

Topics include:

  • engaging with your audience
  • responding to audience challenges as they arise
  • dealing with nerves and anxiety
  • conveying your message effectively

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More about this course
  • Topics: Communication skills; Communications; Personal and team development; Personal development
  • Community: Employees; Managers; Supervisors
  • Business line: Transferable Skills
  • Provider: Skillsoft

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