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Is learning public speaking good for everyone?

Is learning public speaking good for everyone or just those in business?

The short answer is yes, for most people.

If you need to communicate with people you would most likely benefit from learning how to be a better public speaker.

The principles of public speaking are principles of communication. That includes persuasion, teaching, inspiring, informing, reporting and leading. Many techniques from public speaking can be adapted to other forms of communication. That includes one-on-one conversations, phone calls, interviews and meetings. Continue reading

George Torok was a shy student who learned how to speak in public. He has delivered over 1,000 professional presentations. He trains professionals, specialists and sales teams to deliver Superior Presentations. He coaches executives and leaders to deliver million dollar presentations. Visit www.SpeechCoachforExecutives.com or www.Torok.com © George Torok. You may reprint or quote this information as long as you quote the source and link back to this site. www.QuestionsAboutPublicSpeaking.com

Is it worth taking improv classes?

Is it worth taking improv classes to become a better public speaker even if one doesn’t want to become an actor?

Yes.

I attended an improvisation course with Second City in Toronto and discovered a few surprises. Improv doesn’t teach acting or public speaking skills but improv can help in both those areas. Continue reading

George Torok was a shy student who learned how to speak in public. He has delivered over 1,000 professional presentations. He trains professionals, specialists and sales teams to deliver Superior Presentations. He coaches executives and leaders to deliver million dollar presentations. Visit www.SpeechCoachforExecutives.com or www.Torok.com © George Torok. You may reprint or quote this information as long as you quote the source and link back to this site. www.QuestionsAboutPublicSpeaking.com