Solutions To Your 8 Most Common Public Speaking Challenges
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Solutions To Your 8 Most Common Public Speaking Challenges

Learn how to overcome these major hurdles to become a great speaker
4.8 (62 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
183 students enrolled
Created by Natasha Axenova
Last updated 9/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 3 Articles
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

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What Will I Learn?
  • You will know how to overcome those major 8 public-speaking hurdles that have been holding you back.
  • You will feel empowered with practical tips and strategies.
  • You won’t dread public speaking anymore and will feel excited, at ease and in control.
  • How to engage with the audience so that they are holding on to your every word?
  • How to win credibility and gain trust?
  • How to stay on time and not to go overboard?
  • How to prevent and recover from mind blanks?
  • How to handle Q&A like a real pro?
  • How to deal with tough audience?
  • How to develop great body language and come across confident and in control?
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Requirements
  • Enter with an open mind and the willingness to put all those strategies into practice.
Description

In my experience, the key to a killer presentation or talk is about overcoming and addressing the most common challenges that perhaps everyone comes across and that are holding you back. So in this course I’ve tackled each one of them, one by one.

This course will help you overcome 8 major challenges we all as speakers have come across:

  • How to engage with the audience so that they are holding on to your every word?
  • How to win credibility and gain trust? 
  • How to stay on time and not to go overboard?
  • How to prevent and recover from mind blanks?
  • How to handle Q&A like a real pro?
  • How to deal with tough audience?
  • How to develop great body language and come across confident and in control?


I’ve kept this course compact and straight to the point. Each lecture addresses each issue and gives you practical easy-to-implement tips. There are years of my own practical experience behind it, so you know it’s been all tried and tested by me and there is no fluff.
At the same time, my tips are backed up by neuroscience and research into how the human brain works. So it’s that mighty combo of my insights and years of experience, backed up by scientific facts that will help you master the art of public speaking and presenting.

How This Course Will Make A Difference For You:

You will know how to overcome those major 8 public-speaking hurdles that have been holding you back.
You will feel empowered with practical tips and strategies.
You won’t dread public speaking anymore and will feel excited, at ease and in control.

What People Are Saying About Us:

“I am the one who used to have all these 8 public speaking problems! The course gave me handy solutions to all of them. Most importantly, thanks for “the positive thinking script” – so easy and yet so brilliant to cope with the nerves!”

Liz Krylova


"Excellent course. Well organized, succinct, and covers all the key aspects of delivering an effective speech".

Alvin Chan


"I enjoyed this (course on public speaking) the most. Very clear explainations and easy to use pieces of advice." 

Andrea R


"Brilliant course. The instructor gets you to put yourself into the audiences shoes and look at everything from the audiences perspective. This alone makes it so much easier, like there are no problems any more".

Maria Corrado


"Really very helpful course. Easy and informative, definitely can recommend to anyone who is trying start opening world of public speaking".

Jamal Fahrat


Who is the target audience?
  • Please note this is NOT a complete A to Z guide to public speaking, as trying to cover everything would result in only scratching the surface. I believe in bringing you the biggest value by really focusing on these 8 most common public speaking challenges and providing you with solutions and strategies that work. If you would like to become better at public speaking and presenting, but those 8 major hurdles are standing in your way, this course is for you!
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Curriculum For This Course
12 Lectures
01:23:12
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Introduction video
1 Lecture 00:47

A quick preview of what's to come.

Preview 00:47
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How To Engage With Your Audience
1 Lecture 10:33

Find out exactly how to engage with the audience so that they are holding on to your every word!

Preview 10:33
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How To Win Credibility With Your Audience
1 Lecture 11:38

Learn the best ways to win credibility with your audience.

How To Win Credibility With Your Audience
11:38
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How To Stay On Time
1 Lecture 11:34

In this lecture, I'm going to give you answers to questions: How to stay on time? How to make sure you don’t go overboard? How should you practice? How best to time yourself? And what to do if your presentation time has been cut short on the spot?

How To Stay On Time
11:34

Quiz time!
1 question
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How To Prevent And Recover From Mind Blanks
1 Lecture 08:25

Learn how to train and rehearse so that to prevent the brain freeze. And plus, I’m going to share with you a great troubleshooting technique that would help you if things go wrong on stage.

How To Prevent And Recover From Mind Blanks
08:25
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Handling Q&A Sessions Like A Pro
1 Lecture 10:41

In this video, I’m going to show you exactly how to deal with the Q&A with grace and ease. I'm going to share with you the 4-step strategy that would help you deal with any question. And we're also going to look into the most common situations, for example, what to do if you get a persistent questioner, if you've been asked a question you do not understand or do not know the answer to! We'll also go through the most common types of questions you might get - and learn how to respond to them.

Handling Q&A Sessions Like A Pro
10:41
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How To Deal With A Tough Audience
1 Lecture 09:00

Learn how to deal with a tough audience like a real pro! We'll be looking into 2 most dreaded scenarios: when you get a skeptic or a tough questioner. And when you get a heckler. 

How To Deal With A Tough Audience
09:00
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Overcoming Anxiety And Dealing With Nerves
1 Lecture 10:03

Find out how to overcome public speaking anxiety and deal with nerves. Learn helpful strategies that really work. And one thing you should avoid doing at all times!

Overcoming Anxiety And Dealing With Nerves
10:03
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Developing Great Body Language
1 Lecture 10:06

What does your body language say about you? What is it that great speakers do that makes them so great? Learn those key body language secrets to engage with the audience, feel powerful and exude confidence.

Developing Great Body Language
10:06

Quiz time!
2 questions
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Bonus: 3 Ways To Overcome Breathlessness When Speaking In Public
1 Lecture 00:03
3 Ways To Overcome Breathlessness When Speaking In Public
00:03
2 More Sections
About the Instructor
Natasha Axenova
4.8 Average rating
62 Reviews
183 Students
1 Course
Public speaking expert, Trainer and Coach

I'm Natasha Axenova, I help people become better with their presentations and public speaking, and today I look forward to sharing a bit of my expertise with you.
  Coming from sales and marketing background, I've spent 14 years of presenting and speaking in a professional business environment, so all my insights come from my personal experience. They are all no ­fluff, they have all worked for me, and I am confident they will work for you.

They are also based on up­-to­-date research data on how the brain works (something I'm also passionate about!), so this combination of my years of practical expertise backed up by a bit of science can help you develop your public speaking and confidence and get better results.

I am also a published author and a corporate consultant.

For more great stuff, check out my blog and join my Facebook group!