By David Rose – Director, LACS Training Brussels
A Belgian ex-CEO turned teacher, an American professor of Speech and Britain’s ‘TV rock star of science’…
… An eclectic mix of presenters you’d expect to have different presentation styles, yes?
Yes, their individual styles naturally vary. But they all share a common set of deliberate techniques that help make them really engaging speakers. You don’t forget how they made you feel.
So, without taking up any more of your time, here they are! Continue reading
By David Rose, Director LACS Training Brussels
Consistently effective public speakers have, together with a range of other skills, a voice that helps engage, inform and influence their audiences.
Question: Which three ‘voice ingredients’ do they all use?
Answer: Pausing, variation and projection
So, let’s have a look at the ‘what’ and ‘how’ of each of these in turn:
Caution: Most speakers’ commonest mistake is not pausing regularly and systematically, especially in the crucial first minute when their adrenaline-fuelled nerves are at their highest.