Public speaking can be a daunting challenge for many. The fear of standing in front of an audience, coupled with concerns about forgetting lines or potential embarrassment, can cripple one’s confidence. However, with the right mindset and strategies, anyone can conquer this fear and become an impactful speaker. Let’s delve into some valuable insights and actionable tips on this topic.
Being a keynote speaker I’m only always worried about one thing – The impact I’ll have on the audience. I don’t care about making mistakes, remembering perfect sentence script structure or even how I’m feeling.
Memory training has helped me understand how to make presentations more memorable. In my 20 years of presenting to thousands across the world, it is not what you say, but what images and connections are formed in people’s heads that matter when being memorable and more importantly, creating impact with your message. How are you best going to take the words out of your mouth and have them encoded as images in your audiences minds?