Everything you never knew about public speaking

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Public speaking
Presentation skills
Communication skills


  • A desire to want to improve your public speaking or presentation skills


How do you feel about public speaking? Do you relish the opportunity or wish you could be better at it? Whether it's a work presentation or a wedding speech - speaking in public is something very few people look forward to. Worse still, it's not something that comes naturally to most of us.

I have a passion for public speaking and a detailed understanding of its mechanics. Confidence and charisma can seem like a mystical art, but there are a number of simple rules that will ensure your content is always powerful and turn even the most bumbling speaker into one that can seize the attention of any audience.

So whether you're looking for help preparing for a specific event or would simply like to improve your public speaking or presenting skills in general, I offer a diverse and comprehensive curriculum of short videos designed to help you turn that weakness into a strength.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone who wants to improve their public speaking and presentation skills


Public speaking coach
Michael Foster
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 52 Reviews
  • 3,055 Students
  • 1 Course

Michael Foster is a communications expert and best-selling author, having spent a more than a decade working for large global organisations. In particular, he has presented staff television programmes, ghost-written key speeches, coached senior management on public speaking and addressed live audiences of more than a thousand people. He spent several years giving regular talks on behalf of the charity WaterAid and was President of a London Toastmaster club. He is also author of the classic guide: Everything You Never Knew About Public Speaking - available on Amazon.

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