Public speaking today is more a necessity rather than a skill. But most find this task rather daunting. As communications professionals, we are expected to have spectacular skills in delivering speeches and presentations. We spend hours practicing or taking lessons. All you really need are these nine simple words to build a strong foundation for an effective presentation:
Have a conversation. Keep it simple. Know your stuff.
Strong eye contact and body language are basic requirements. But what really makes an effective presentation is staying upbeat and engaging your audience in a conversation.
Mike Neumeier from Public Relations Society of America demonstrates how we can be effective in our delivery as PR professionals.
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