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4 Traits that Distinguish Confident Speakers from Nervous Nellies

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For them, the image is reversed. This means the speaker looks at people’s faces, uses penetrating eye contact, shows a blend of serious and lighthearted facial expressions, and tries to connect at every level—verbal and non-verbal. They plan and prepare their presentation and put in many hours of rehearsal, but they also know that is just the beginning. Back in 1990, Ron Hoff wrote a popular book about public speaking entitled I Can See You Naked.

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4 Traits that Distinguish Confident Speakers from Nervous Nellies

DeFinis Communications

For them, the image is reversed. This means the speaker looks at people’s faces, uses penetrating eye contact, shows a blend of serious and lighthearted facial expressions, and tries to connect at every level—verbal and non-verbal. They plan and prepare their presentation and put in many hours of rehearsal, but they also know that is just the beginning. Back in 1990, Ron Hoff wrote a popular book about public speaking entitled I Can See You Naked.

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Dear Speakers - James Duncan Davidson - James Duncan Davidson

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Photos ( Zenfolio | Flickr ) Archives About Contact Dear Speakers By James Duncan Davidson on March 8, 2009 12:22 AM | 71 Comments Tagged: advice, speaking Last week, while shooting eComm 2009 in Burlingame, I started posting a set of thoughts on Twitter, all starting out Dear Speaker. If you dont make eye contact with your audience, you make it that much harder for them to connect to your message. Obviously, you should wear clothes that you are comfortable in on stage.

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20 tips for better conference speaking ~ Authentic Boredom

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Keeping the audience eyes’ on you rather than their laptops benefits both you and the audience. Among other advice I might give, one thing I’ve done is to try and combat the unpredictability of cabin temperature — seems every flight is either too hot or too cold — by dressing in clothing suitable for both temperature ranges, usually something like Columbia Omni-Dry pants and a Nike Dri-Fit shirt. Make eye contact.

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