Powerful presentations engage rather than simply educate audiences.
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Many presenters know their material inside and out. Their appearance may be spot-on—professionally dressed and personally groomed. While these ingredients are important to the overall delivery of a presentation, the level of persuasion is much more critical than how polished the speaker may appear. Graduates use supporting facts and examples with clarity and force to persuade their audience. I am a master of my material, but have I mastered all aspects of delivering powerful presentations? Do I feel comfortable with all forms of presentations—oral, multimedia, PowerPoint, etc.?
Prepare- Participants learn how to establish a positive mind-set; generate an attention-getting opening; illustrate key points with evidence and visuals; and create a compelling closing. In fact, different presentations often require different styles. What is important is the authenticity of the message and being able to connect with the audience to convince them that you are speaking from the heart.
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Public speaking skills are broken down into components such as authenticity and engagement in separate chapters, each of which is chock-full of helpful and motivating words for expert speakers in their field and contains lots of exercises to get you thinking. Lots of Spence's advice reaches further than public speaking and her exercises could equally be used for personal or career-related goal setting because they are designed to help you learn about yourself - so that you can get clear on the message you want to share.
If you have to give a speech, whether at a wedding, the local council or in work, I recommend you pick up Carma's book and take heed of her 'feel the fear because it could make you a better speaker" ethos. I received a copy of this book in return for an honest review. Nov 13, Fee Ebook Addicts rated it really liked it Shelves: arc , read-in Speaking in public is a huge fear of mine. I mean I can bearly speak at the PTA meetings, so this book was definitely up my street. Carma Spence uses humour to make this an easy and enjoyable read, I found that the use of Super Powers throughout the book made this a lighter "self help" read and not as stuffy as others I have read.
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Carma uses insights from an number of sources that will help a non-confident speaker and those that confident in speaking public alike develop their Super Power further Speaking in public is a huge fear of mine. Carma uses insights from an number of sources that will help a non-confident speaker and those that confident in speaking public alike develop their Super Power further. There are exercises throughout the book, as well a quotes and quirky super hero graphics. This is definitely a book that I can come back to in the future.
Nov 19, Shelly rated it it was amazing. By trade, I'm not a "public speaker" per se This book is a terrific tool for anyone since we all have share a message at some point in our lives. Often, I find myself speechless, nervous, and anxiety-ridden when having to deal with crowds of any size. This book gives actionable skills that can give you an edge in any situation.
This was exactly the boost I needed to push me to the edges of my By trade, I'm not a "public speaker" per se This was exactly the boost I needed to push me to the edges of my self-made limits and break through them. Thanks to Carma's approach, I'm looking forward to taking my superhero persona onto the next level. Her advice is simple and easy-to-follow; but also unique in the approach that she takes.
I'm ready to be more confident in my delivery and take my personal AND business life to higher playing field. Nov 18, Laura Reading rated it it was amazing Shelves: nonfiction , nonfiction. This is a wonderful book for anyone who has given thought to speaking in front of an audience. Whether you desire to or are afraid of giving presentations for school, work or a cause you support, these step by step suggestions and ideas will make a huge difference in how you are received. From finding the topic to adjusting it for each audience, this book and the multitude of references included, make the journey from inspiration to accomplished event an easy to follow path.
This is the perfect s This is a wonderful book for anyone who has given thought to speaking in front of an audience. This is the perfect start for someone who has never given a talk and has valuable pointers for those desiring to improve their performances. Besides telling you what and how to plan your presentation, the book tells you why these steps make a positive difference. Also included are ways to practice the skills you are learning. I found Carma's presentation of information to be motivating.
Apr 14, Debbie Sherrer rated it it was amazing. Public Speaking Super Powers by Carma Spence is the book to read if you want to start public speaking or if your public speaking needs improvement.
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This book Public Speaking Super Powers by Carma Spence will give you get information to feel more confident while public speaking. Public speaking can really make people very nervous, this book explains and tells you how to use that energy to your advantage. There is so much great information in this book to get you started, improve yours public spea Public Speaking Super Powers by Carma Spence is the book to read if you want to start public speaking or if your public speaking needs improvement. There is so much great information in this book to get you started, improve yours public speaking skills.
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Nov 19, Holly rated it it was amazing. If you are someone in a career where you need to have good public speaking skills this book is for you. Maybe you are a sales person for the first time, or your trying to get into a management position at work. Either way you will want to grab a copy of this book. The tips you find here are just amazing and really useful. The book is also very easy to follow and really a great read. It would make a great gift for a senior in high school that is getting ready to head to college or the workforce.
R If you are someone in a career where you need to have good public speaking skills this book is for you. Really, this book can help anyone. Jan 29, K.
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Carma takes a unique approach to empowering people to be brave and speak up! As a person who nearly fainted in Speech Class in Junior High School, I learned so much about speaking in front of others from this book. Highly recommended!! Sep 25, Stephen Robertson rated it it was amazing. Straight forward advice. When speaking, it doesn't have to be in front of a stadium of people. You could simply have a group in a room that needs to hear your idea. Even when a person is confident with these skills, it doesn't hurt to brush up on how others are also striving to improve thier own delivery.
This serves both purposes. For one who isn't experienced, the book uses humor and insight from multiple sources to teach you how to be an authentic speaker who researches, respects and engages an a Straight forward advice. For one who isn't experienced, the book uses humor and insight from multiple sources to teach you how to be an authentic speaker who researches, respects and engages an audience. To those who have experienced public speaking, it is also a good gauge for how you may improve.
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I'll keep this with my reference materials. Well done. Apr 20, Stephanie M rated it really liked it. This book is a great reference guide and was well put together - it is a helpful tool that gives you a roadmap to public speaking success. This guide helps you understand that while some have the gift of gab, the art of public speaking can be learned, and like any skill, it is developed through training and practice.
This book can serve as one of your fundamental guidebooks and included are links to quizzes, tool sheets, and additional resources that help you see where you are and track your gro This book is a great reference guide and was well put together - it is a helpful tool that gives you a roadmap to public speaking success.
This book can serve as one of your fundamental guidebooks and included are links to quizzes, tool sheets, and additional resources that help you see where you are and track your growth as a public speaker. To become a public speaking superhero you must develop your superpowers strengths , some of which include the power of authenticity, the power of confidence, the power of audience engagement, and the like.
All of the superpowers are broken down into chapters with probing questions to help you understand each power and exercises specific to that power to develop it further. But don't just jump to the powers that you think you possess, because you will benefit from learning about and developing each power. Like me, you may have deemed yourself one of the outlined archetypes and learned that your "perceived" superpower s is not necessarily connected to the mentioned archetype or vice versa.
While each power chapter highlights an archetype scenario, it's important to note that the power is not meant just for the mentioned archetype, we can all benefit from learning about each power. Not only are you educated about how to crush your goal of public speaking, but you are provided with step-by-step exercises to help you accomplish just that. Disclosure: At my request, I have received an advance copy of this book for review purposes.
I am not being financially compensated for this post, all opinions expressed are my own honest opinion. Nov 01, Kimberly rated it it was amazing. Great advice to advance your public speaking skills! This book could not have entered my life at a more perfect time. About 8 months ago I took a new sales job. I needed the help of this book to get more comfortable speaking in larger groups with more important players.
A lot of the tips are spot Great advice to advance your public speaking skills! A lot of the tips are spot on but of course, I want a quick fix vs. For example, The Power of Silence: Reduce filler words and become proficient at using silence for emphasis and power. For me, this is exceptional advice and something I can and did implement right away. Silence has always made me uncomfortable so I talk to fill that uncomfortableness.
In a recent meeting with a large buying office, by staying silent or pausing throughout various points in my presentation, I realized that allowed them time to collect their thoughts and ask some thought provoking questions Confident booster!! For me confidence is the biggest thing to get me comfortable in large speaking settings. This book give a lot of tips and tricks to help boost confidence. Nov 27, Sharon Martin rated it really liked it Shelves: beck-valley-book-tours , beck-valley-books-reviewers-choice. Ever wondered what makes you listen and pay attention to someone when they talk?
Is it there body language, their words or looks? This book will take you on a journey to explain these factors to you. Once you understand these, it will make you think about your own actions and improve your all round demeanor to portray your messages in a more positive manner in order for them to be heard. So what makes for a good speech, can you name a few things, using this as a starting point and taking on board Ever wondered what makes you listen and pay attention to someone when they talk?
So what makes for a good speech, can you name a few things, using this as a starting point and taking on board the advice as well as using the exercises in the book will improve your technique. The book goes on to explain important key factors in speech delivery including organisation, preparation, research, engagement with the audience, to improve your delivery and a make it a more enjoyable experience. Think about all the great speech makers and how to they get their points across, even if you do not agree with what they are saying.
For example, at the moment Brexit is a major discussion point in British Politics and is going in front of Parliament to be voted on and over the past few days, viewpoints have been changed by the power of the speeches made. But why have people changed their minds? This book will explain it all and how you can influence people to believe in you even if their do not agree with your viewpoint.