Archive for the ‘Public Speaking’ Category

Work Harder

Not everyone who’s on top today got there when they initially started. When faced with numerous obstacles they were forced to work harder and continue to move forward regardless of how many failures they encountered. Next time you’re feeling down about your failures, keep these famous people in mind and remind yourself that sometimes failure is just the first step towards success. Business Gurus Henry Ford: While Ford is today known for his innovative assembly line and American-made cars, he wasn’t an instant success. In fact, his early businesses failed […]

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What is Public Speaking?

Public speaking is the process of speaking to a group of people in a structured, deliberate manner intended to inform, influence, or entertain the listeners. It is closely allied to “presenting”, although the latter has more of a commercial connotation. In public speaking, as in any form of communication, there are five basic elements, often expressed as “who is saying what to whom using what medium with what effects?” The purpose of public speaking can range from simply transmitting information, to motivating people to act, to simply telling a story. […]

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