Public Speaking: Which Type of Microphone Should I Use?

Great Public Speaking

Public speaking often requires the speaker to use a microphone. The type of microphone you use is dictated by the venue of your event, the purpose of your presentation and the size of your audience. There are three types of microphones: shotgun, handheld and lavaliere.

3 ways a microphone can contribute to your success as a speaker

Pivotal Public Speaking

For all sorts of reasons, speakers will decide not to use a microphone. They are not confident that they know how to use it, they believe their audience will be able to hear them, they consider that they have projection skills, they have spoken in the venue before … and more. For all sorts of reasons, though, a microphone can enhance a speaker’s success. A microphone will help prevent you straining your voice. Visit the room before your presentation if you can.