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Mastering Public Speaking is a comprehensive course that deals with everything you would need to know to make a powerful and effective speech. Each lecture in this course will deliver clear bite size information that you can apply immediately.
James has been giving speeches and presentations for years - since his early teens and he has taken what he has learned and produced this course out of that experience. He has had the opportunity of speaking in Canada, United States and overseas.
Here are some of the information you will learn in this course:
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|Section 1: Overview|
This is an overview of the course explaining the various topics of discussion. This will give you an idea of what topics will be covered. You can also see the printed information on the homepage of this course as well.
|Section 2: What You Need To Know When Asked To Speak|
This lecture and the two to follow give some very practicle, but often overlooked guidelines for what you need to know and or discover when you are asked to speak. These are not hard things, but necessary.
What To Know Part 2
What To Know Part 3
|Section 3: How To Begin Creating your Speech|
This lecture and the one following explain where to begin in crafting your speech. Many may be surprised as to where to begin. But where you begin is essential to the success of your speech. These two lectures also deal the progression of the crafting of your speech in the proper order. An explanation as to the essential reasons why this order is given is provided.
How To Begin - Vital Elements Part 2
Transitions have been spoken of in various lectures where appropriate. This lecture helps to bring it together and provide addition information. Good Transistions are very important.
|Section 4: Adding Pizzaz With Illustrations, Stories and Video Clips|
This lecture and the one to follow, we will deal with using illustrations, stories and video clips in your speech. 6 reasons why they are great to use is discussed. In addition, there are 6 very important guidelines discussed in terms of their use. I also give resources that I use as to where I get my Illustrations, stories and video clips.
Adding Pizzaz Part 2
|Section 5: Your Voice and Verbal Presentation|
This lecture and the one after this deals with various needed items regarding your voice and your verbal presentation. These are key items to take into consideration, but many times many of them are not put into practice.
Your Voice and Verbal Presentation Part 2
|Section 6: Mastering Eye Contact|
Effective eye contact is so very important. This lecture and the two following deal with the various aspects of Master Eye Contact. These lectures deal with the importance of eye contact, how to have effective eye contact with any size audience and practical exercises to Master Eye Contact. These are the same steps that I follow myself and have great results.
Essentials of Eye Contact Part 2
Essentials of Eye Contact Part 3
|Section 7: Mastering Knowing Your Audience|
Knowing who will be your audience is very important. Knowing this will assist you in the preparation and delivery of your speech. Not knowing the details in this lecture could be a stumbling block to the effectiveness of your speech and the en results you desire.
|Section 8: The Skinny On Using Handouts|
Using Handouts could be a huge benefit to your speech and the end result. But when to use handouts and how to craft a handout that causes your audience to be glued to your every word is key to the success of using handouts. This lecture and the next one discussed these topics and more - plus gives my personal method I use all the time with great results. There is also a handout of an example "Handout" for you to see and download.
Mastering Handouts Part 2
|Section 9: Mastering the Essential Need of Practicing|
Practice is absolutely essential to the sucess of your speech. This lecture and the following two lectures deals with the "Why" and provides 8 clear reasons why you must practice. Then the topic of actually How to Practice is duscussed giving several methods that work great and will help you suceed in your speech presentation. Please note that these three lectures are key to your sucess as a public speaker.
Mastering Practice Part 2
Mastering Practice Part 3
|Section 10: Mastering Fear|
Fear can be a disabler, but fear can be overcome. In this lecture the topic of fear is discussed with clear practical methods of finally overcoming fear and moving ahead to accomplish your goals.
|Section 11: What You Say Without Saying A Word|
What you say and the message you broadcast is not always accomplished by words. In this lecture "Nonverbal Communication" is discussed and various examples are given with helpful suggestions to help you suceed.
|Section 12: How To Handle Q & A Like A Pro|
Q & A sessions can be a great time - if you know what to do and how to handle them. If you have not yet experienced one - it will more than likely come your way. It is best to be prepared. In this lecture and the two following - very clear and practical information and suggestions are given. These are the same methods I have used for years and still do.
Mastering Q & A Part 2
Mastering Q & A Part 3
|Section 13: Key Considerations Before Your Speech|
Before you actually present your speech presentation - here are some key considerations to keep in mind.
|Section 14: What Time Is It?|
Keeping yourself in sync and in time by using a clock is essentia l- yet without anyone knowing. However, many times the information given in this lecture is forgotten or not put into practice. Using this information will keep you and your audience unstressed and focused - while keeping you in perfect time.
|Section 15: To Note Or Not To Note|
Should you use Speaker's Note or not?
|Section 16: Mastering Technology & Your Speech|
In this lecture and the two lectures to follow - various modes of modern technology arre discussed with examples as to how they could be of great benefit to the modern speaker.
|Section 17: How To Make Money With Public Speaking|
Expanding Your Horizons
|Section 18: Should You Use Presentation Software?|
Should you use Presentation Software with your speech? This lecture discussed this topic giving many reasons why Presentation Software will boost and allow a great effectiveness to your speech. There is also a discussion on the available Presentation Software and which would be best to use. Note: This is not a lecture on a specific software in terms as to how to use it in particular. You will also find personal recommendations and the reasons behind the recommendations are explained.
|Section 19: How To Build A Perfect Slide Presentation|
In this lecture and the 7 to follow there is a comprehensive explanation as to what makes a "Perfect Slide Presentation". What to avoid and what to include. How to do it and why it is best this way - are discussed. Some of the topics included are: backgrounds, text, graphics, text colors, transitions, text effects, text and graphic congestion and much more. The information in these lectures come from my personal experience learning what works and what doesn't and why. If your desire is to build a perfect slide presentation to augment your speech and bring greater results - these lectures are for you.
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 2
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 3
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 4
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 5
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 6
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 7
Elements of a Perfect Slide Presentation Part 8
|Section 20: Finishing Up|
Concluding Thoughts and Suggestions
|Section 21: Additional|
James Revie has an extensive experience in starting and operating businesses since his early teens. He has been involved in training and educating business people and non business people alike, in the starting and ongoing running of various businesses. He is an effective teacher, author, communicator and has been speaking and presenting for well over 25 years. He has had the honor of speaking in Canada, United States and overseas - including speaking through interpreters with great success.