The Complete Public Speaking Course: Become a Great Speaker
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Imagine having the confidence of knowing that you are going to deliver a fantastic speech, every time you have to stand up and present. Your confidence will come from something real: you will have highly specific skills and habits that will enable you to look confident and poised in every presentation. You will be understood. Your audience members will remember your key points. And that will enable your audience to take the actions you want. After taking this course, your biggest fear in life will be going a day without giving a presentation or speech.
Why waste one more day giving average presentations when you could be delivering outstanding talks and speeches?
Course updated on April 12, 2016
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|Section 1: Before We Start, Here is How to Get the Most Out of This Course|
Please Introduce Yourself
Before We Start, Here is the #1 Tip to Improving Your Communication SkillsPreview
Who is TJ Walker?Preview
$10,000 Guarantee This Course Will Make You a Better CommunicatorPreview
If You Like to Learn by Reading
Your Questions Will Be Answered Here, In Video
|Section 2: The Time Effective Way to Start Preparing Your Presentation|
Creating a Public Speaking Process That Works for you, EverytimePreview
How You Can Get the Audience to Do Exactly What You WantPreview
|Section 3: Creating Your Presentation|
7 Steps For Getting the Most Out of this Course
Brainstorm Every Topic and Message for Your Speech
What is Your Water Cooler Message?Preview
You Must Communicate with the Head and the Heart
Spell Out Benefits for Your Audience
Don't Make Your Speech a Data DumpPreview
Writing a Speech
How Many Points Should Your Presentation Cover?
Magical Phrase for Every Speech
Time to Rehearse Your Presentation on Video
Get People to Do What You Want by Asking the Right Way
Your Questions Can Be Answered Right Now
|Section 4: PowerPoint Presentations|
There is No Such Thing as a PowerPoint Presentation
PowerPoint Essentials in Less than One Minute
Should I use PowerPoint Slides in my Presentation?
PowerPoint Presentations, Prepare for Disasters
PowerPoint Presenters Must Focus on Audience, Not Slides
PowerPoint Presentations Require 2 Separate PowerPoints
PowerPoint Slides, One idea Per Slide
Don't Use Your PowerPoint Slides to Put People to Sleep
How Many Bullet Points Should Be on a PowerPoint Slide?
Animation, Video and Special Affects in PowerPoint Presentations
How to Black Out Your Screen During a PowerPoint Presentation
PowerPoint Presentation Tip, Don't Use Builds
How Many Slides to Put in a PowerPoint Presentation
How to Test Your PowerPoint Slides for Effectiveness
Time to Rehearse Your PowerPoint on Video
You Must Ask for Criticism to Improve Your Communication Skills
|Section 5: Public Speaking Mechanics|
Halfway Through, Are There any Questions?
How to Prepare a Speech
How to Start a Speech with an Icebreaker
What to Do if You Don't Like Your Voice
How to Speak with Confidence
How to Give a Formal Speech
How to Put Your Audience at Ease
How to Close a Speech
How to Pace a Speech
How do I know what messages and topics will be?
Tell 'em what I'm gonna tell 'em, tell 'em
How Long Should My Speech Be?
Public Speaking Rules You Should Never Break
How to Make Your Presentation Memorable
How to Manage Time When Giving a Presentation
How to start a speech
How can I find out whether my presentation worked?
How to Make a Speech in a Business Setting
How to Use Humor in a Speech
Should I Rehearse My Speech and for how long?
How to Eliminate Nervousness for public speaking
How to Recover from a Memory Lapse during a Speech
How to Keep Your Speech from Being Boring
What to Do if You're Losing Your Audience
How to Handle Questions from the Audience
How do I remember what to say in a presentation?
Should I read my speech so that I don't make any mistakes?
How Should You Ask to Be Introduced?
How to Avoid Making a Bad Impression during Presentations
How to Use use whiteboards, flip charts, in presentations
Use This Form Below to Critique a Video of Your Own Presentation
Become a Better Communicator by Critiquing Others
|Section 6: How to Tell Stories|
Stories Are the Most Important Part of Great Speeches
Message Drives Stories
What is the setting for Your Story?
Share Your Emotions When telling Your Stories
Your Speaking Stories Must Contain Dialogue
What Characters and Conflicts are in Your Story?
Your Story Must have a Resolution
Don't Tell Stories, Instead Re-Live Stories
Time to Rehearse Your Story on Video
|Section 7: Conclusion|
To Pass the Course, You Must Do This
Time to Deliver Your Final Presentation on Video
|Section 8: Bonus. More Advanced Techniques|
Ouch! Somebody Criticizes Your PresentationSpeech – How to Make the Best of It
How to Prepare and Use Notes in a Speech
Why You Should Never Memorize a Speech
How to Keep Your Audience's Attention
How to Speak in Front of a Big Crowd
How to Handle a Heckler
How to Deliver a Eulogy
How to Make an Acceptance Speech
How to Introduce Another Speaker
How to Make a Speech Powerful and Persuasive
How to Make Prepared Remarks as Good as Your Q and A
Can Public Speaking be learned or is it natural born?
A Positive Attitude for Public Speaking
TJ Walker is the founder of Media Training Worldwide and has been conducting public speaking training workshops and seminars since 1984. Walker has trained Presidents of countries, Prime Ministers, Nobel Peace Prize winners, Super Bowl winners, US Senators, Miss Universes and Members of Parliament .
Walker has more than 100,000 online course enrollments and more than 16,000 online students.
His book, "Secret to Foolproof Presentations" was a USA Today # 1 Bestseller, as well as a Wall Street Journal, and Business Week Bestseller.
Walker is also the author of "Media Training AZ" and "Media Training Success."
Currently, Walker is the host of the #1 rated daily TV/Radio/Podcast show devoted exclusively to public speaking and media training (Syndicated on iTunes, YouTube, Daily Motion, Vimeo, Flickr and Facebook) "Speaking with TJ Walker" is heard and viewed seven days a week around the world.
In 2009, Walker set the Guinness Book of World Records for Most Talk Radio Appearances ever in a 24 hour period.
Walker has also served as a former President of the National Speakers Association, New York City.
Walker was a merit scholar at Duke University where he graduated magna cum laude.
What others say:
“TJ Walker's single-minded devotion to presentation has made him the #1 expert for executives seeking guidance on speaking to the public and media." Bob Bowdon, Anchor/Reporter, Bloomberg Television
“TJ Walker is the leading media trainer in the world." Stu Miller, Viacom News Producer
(TJ Walker's Media Training Worldwide) “The world's leading presentation and media training firm." Gregg Jarrett, Fox News Channel Anchor