The Elements of Great Public Speaking: How to Be Calm, Confident, and Compelling by J. Lyman Macinnis

The Elements of Great Public Speaking: How to Be Calm, Confident, and Compelling

byJ. Lyman Macinnis

Kobo ebook | February 17, 2016

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Great speakers aren't just born; they prepare and they practice. THE ELEMENTS OF GREAT PUBLIC SPEAKING takes the fear out of taking the podium, distilling essential techniques and tricks for just about any speaking occasion. Experienced businesspeople, nervous students, best men, and eulogists alike can benefit from the author's simple, direct, and tested advice on everything from body language and word choice to responding to the audience and overcoming stage fright. Because there's no such thing as a boring topic Äîjust boring speakers ÄîELEMENTS shows how to look, sound, and act like someone worth listening to.Reviews ÄúThe go-to guide for anyone about to stand up and say something. . . A practical guide to thumb through before every speech, whether it's your first or 500th. Äù ÄîUSA Today

Title:The Elements of Great Public Speaking: How to Be Calm, Confident, and CompellingFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:February 17, 2016Publisher:Potter/TenSpeed/HarmonyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0399578749

ISBN - 13:9780399578748

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from He knows his stuff Although I havn't read this book, I had the pleasure of attending a lecture Mr. MacInnis gave on public speaking. He has brought public speaking down to an exact science. He is definitely qualified to write a book upon this topic, and I would reccomend this book (which was the lecture in a nutshell) to anyone wanting to become a great public speaker.
Date published: 2008-07-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A must read for anyone who speaks in public. As an accomplished public speaker, I did not think that I had much more to learn about public speaking. I was wrong. Lyman MacInnis' book contains concise chapters covering all aspects of public speaking. It is a must read for anyone who already speaks in public or for anyone contemplating doing the same.
Date published: 2007-01-11