7 CORE SKILLS OF A GREAT PUBLIC SPEAKER

Greetings to everyone,

Public speaking is a special art which requires many skills and abilities.Today,I wanted to share with all of you ,the core skills of any great public speaker.

Let’s try to develop on these skills and blossom as the most influential public speakers.

1.RESEARCH SKILLS

The content delivered during a speech should be researched properly.A good public speaker should be able to research  the given topic properly and come with useful content.

2.WRITING SKILLS

In order to deliver a great speech,having well-developed writing skills is essential.While writing a speech,we should use good vocabulary and grammar.A good speech should have a catchy introduction,and useful content.

3.ORGANISATIONAL SKILLS

A good public speaker organises his/her content in a logical order and then delivers it.This kind of an organised speech draws the attention of the audience,and clearly gives light on all aspects of the topic.

4.ARTICULATING SKILLS

A good public speaker should have articulated speech.A good speech is one in which the pronunciations are correct,and the right tone is used while speaking.The loudness of the speech should also be taken care of.Each word said by the speaker should be easily understood by the audience.

5.PRESENTATION STYLE

A good speech is presented perfectly.Presentation style includes etiquettes of the speaker,well-groomed appearance of the speaker,and the style of presenting the content.A speech can be given either orally,or by using the help of visual aids like power point presentations.A good public speaker has the capability of  selecting the perfect presentation style to display the content which fits the needs of the audience.

6.CONFIDENCE

“The best thing you can wear is confidence.”The audience always likes a confident speaker.Confidence is the most important trait that is required to be a great public speaker.

7.PASSION

It is the most important skill of this list.A good public speaker always believes in the message he/she is spreading.A good public speaker always shares his/her views in a passionate way.He/she actually enjoys giving the speech and delivers it with the most interest and belief .This is the kind of speech that usually influences the audience.

 

 

 

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The 8 kinds of public speaking presentations every great public speaker should know about

Greetings to everyone,

Welcome to this first post of my new blog .In this blog,my aim is to help everyone be great speakers.

Before we start our journey to becoming great speakers,I wanted to share the different types of public speaking presentations so that we can first throughly understand what public speaking really is.

First things first,

 

WHAT IS PUBLIC SPEAKING?

Public speaking is the act of  speaking to a live audience. It is used to give seminars,discuss ideas,spread awareness, etc.

TYPES OF PUBLIC SPEAKING PRESENTATIONS

1.ORAL PRESENTATION

In this kind of presentation,the speaker does not use any kind of visual aids.He/she only uses his/her voice to convey any message,or give any information.

2.VISUAL PRESENTATION

In this kind of presentation,the speaker uses visual aids.He/she uses power point presentations,videos etc. to clearly convey his/her message.

3.MOTIVATIONAL/PERSUASIVE SPEAKING

In this kind of speech,the speaker tries to persue an audience to do something,to take some specific action,or to make them change their mind about something.It is usually done by politicians,leaders,lawyers etc.

4.IMPROMPTU PRESENTATIONS

This kind of presentation allows no kind of preperation.The topic is given on spot to the speaker.One needs to have quick thinking skills to give this kind of presentation.

5.ENTERTAINING  SPEECH

These kind of speeches are given only and only to entertain people.Most of them include storytelling,telling jokes etc.

6.CEREMONIAL SPEAKING

These speeches are given on special occasions for people to express their feelings.These are done on funerals,weddings,birthdays,award ceremonies etc.

7.DEMONSTRATIVE SPEAKING

These kind of speeches are given to teach people how to do something,or to tell them how something is done,or how something works.Ex:  how to bake a cake, how a tubelight works,how a clock works.It leaves the audience with an idea of how to do something

8.INFORMATIVE SPEAKING

This kind of speech gives information about a specific topic to the audience.Ex:About a charity programme,about minerals