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Developing Presence and Confidence: Advice on Vocals, Gesture and Movement

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Advice on vocals, gesture and movement when public speaking from Olena Skyrta, co-founder of Speak2Me.

Confidence and presence play a big part in presentation success but they don’t come naturally to everyone. In fact, three in four people have a fear of public speaking and, for a long time, I was one of them,

I used to suffer from performance anxiety. Then I learned how to manage it in such a way that it could not manage me. I also learned that anxiety can be your friend. It gives you energy – you just need to know how to use it.

Why Anxiety Strikes

Why do we feel uncomfortable before giving a speech or presentation?

At Speak2Me, our experience is that you’re only confident about what you’re about to tell your audience if you’re prepared. You have a solid plan. You’ve memorised your p…

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