Public Speaking Overview
You probably arrived at this web site because you want to become a better public speaker. You may be a novice or a seasoned veteran, but the fact is, you know that you can improve.
Well, we are here to help. In the Trusty Guide to Public Speaking, we will take you through the process of crafting and delivering excellent speeches. From choosing what to talk about to honing in on the best strategies for delivering a speech, we'll go through each aspect of public speaking in an easy, step-by-step fashion.
The guide is organized into these sections:
- What to Talk About
- Preparing Your Speech
- Introductions and Conclusions
- Delivering Your Speech
- Presentation Aids
- Fear of Public Speaking
- Tips for Different Types of Speeches
You can read the guide straight through or skip around to the topics that interest you the most. At the end of the guide, be sure to check out our public speaking quiz to test your knowledge and our recommended public speaking links for more information.
Also, we are always looking to improve our guides. If you have any suggestions on how we can make this guide better, be sure to click on the "send feedback" link at the bottom of the page and email us your thoughts.
So without further adu, let's begin with the most basic question: What to talk about?