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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Debuting in its first edition, THINK Public Speaking uses the popular magazine-style format of Pearson’s THINK series and blends the how and why of effective public speaking into a highly visual, reader-friendly overview. THINK Public Speaking is a lively, accessible treatment of the core concepts of public speaking, filled with practical advice and examples and grounded in theory and research. THINK Public Speaking provides students with all the essentials for speaking successfully in the classroom and beyond—and at less than half the cost of a traditional text.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : John R. Daly
Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
Release Book : 2012-06-20
Download Book : 416 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780205921225


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Contemporary Public Speaking includes all the traditional fundamentals as well as the hottest issues in public speaking today. Featuring a conversational style and an extensive photo and illustration program, this comprehensive coverage provides students with the tools they need to analyze and apply public speaking principles. Examples, exercises, and boxed features offer insights into major themes such as speaking across cultures, developing creativity, improving critical thinking, overcoming speech anxiety, focusing on ethics, and learning from real-world speaking situations. Students will also explore how to speak on the job and in small groups, develop persuasive strategies, and use audio/visual aids--from flip charts to multimedia presentations--and will learn basic ways to become more effective speakers and listeners. A Collegiate Press book CONSULTING EDITORS: JoAnn Edwards, University of Mississippi Jon A. Hess, University of Missouri, Columbia Cynthia Irizarry, Stetson University Shannon McCraw, Southeastern Oklahoma State University Timothy P. Meyer, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay Louis J. Rosso, Winthrop University

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Genre Book : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author Book : Courtland L. Bovée
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
Release Book : 2003
Download Book : 497 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0939693607


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Genre Book : Public speaking
Author Book : Lara Callender Hogan
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Release Book : 2016
Download Book : 83 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1937557529


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Your mental attitudes are a vital and often overlooked part of public speaking and presenting success. It all starts with getting your speaking head right. In fact, your attitudes and mindsets are a vital part of your whole life experience. Life is always easier with positive and effective attitudes. Fear and nerves stop far too many people from speaking in public. Public speaking fear is holding back too many careers and causing too many lost opportunities and sleepless nights. To reduce public speaking and presentation nerves you must acknowledge them, fully understand them and then accept them to gain control over them. You can then begin to use them to your advantage. Now is the time to take a stand and fight back against your public speaking and presenting anxiety.If you are starting off with a poor speaking mindset foundation, it does not matter how much you try to edit your speech or rehearse your delivery, you will always be struggling. If your thought patterns and attitudes about public speaking and presenting are confused or negative in any way, then your performance will be sub-optimal at best. At worst you will waste everyone's time and put off potential clients before you even get a chance to meet them.The ability to speak well in public and present your thoughts and ideas in an engaging effective manner will lift you head and shoulders above your competition and could boost to your career & profits. It will get your messages and ideas heard, understood, remembered and more importantly acted upon.Amongst other things, at the end of this guide you will: Better understand what fear is and be better able to control it Understand how to transform your fear patterns into practical, actionable improvement plans Discover practical strategies for speech success planning Learn how to design a pre-speech routine to reduce nerves and improve public speaking performance Begin to embrace your fear and welcome it as a friend Get seven bonus nerve-blitzing top tips to reduce your anxiety and improve your presenting skills Understand how important maintaining a positive mindset is for any speaker Make the most important first sale of all - the one to yourself Learn how to control and become friends with your "inner" voice Know where to focus for maximum effectiveness and engagement as a speaker Delve deeper into seven more essential mindsets to help you get to the next level Acquire a practical and super-effective state management technique Gain a new perspective on failure and how you should really relate to it Plus, you will examine how you monitor and deal with negativity and negative people The ultimate bonus comes when you discover your overall level of nervousness and anxiety about public speaking reducing once you gain control over your speaking mindsets and mental attitudes Public speaking and presentation nerves, when understood and embraced, can genuinely become your biggest friend and ally. Developing, enhancing and controlling your attitudes & useful mindsets as well as your understanding the importance of always maintaining a positive and focused approach will start you on the road to public speaking and presentation excellence. This laser-focused, practical and no-nonsense guide will help you get where you need to be. If you are an expert who speaks or presents in public, then you can always be an expert who speaks and presents better. Scroll up & buy this book right now.Important: This volume now incorporates the unpublished e-book "Speaking Nerves Your Misunderstood Friend"

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Author Book : Andrew D. Pope
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Release Book : 2018-07-09
Download Book : 150 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1717707637


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PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART is the first book to meet the expectations of today’s students while both preserving and offering innovative variations on the well-respected traditions of public speaking instruction. Throughout the text, in short video segments, four peer mentors expertly guide readers through the concepts and strategies presented in the text. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Stephanie Coopman
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release Book : 2014-01-01
Download Book : 416 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781285966076


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The first book to combine the proven traditions of public speaking instruction with an extensive integrated technology package, PUBLIC SPEAKING: THE EVOLVING ART provides you with the tools you need to navigate the challenges of creating and delivering speeches in today’s media-driven society. Throughout the text, you’ll follow along as four peer mentors, real people who have successfully completed the public speaking course, bring concepts and strategies to life with seamlessly-integrated video segments that highlight strategies for successful public speaking in today’s digital society. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Stephanie Coopman
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release Book : 2008-05-28
Download Book : 496 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781111794927


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Author Book : Guy Carleton Lee
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Release Book : 1899
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ISBN-10 : UCAL:$B14774


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Ideas are the currency of the twenty-first century. In order to succeed, you need to be able to sell your ideas persuasively. This ability is the single greatest skill that will help you accomplish your dreams. Many people have a fear of public speaking or are insecure about their ability to give a successful presentation. Now public speaking coach and bestselling author Carmine Gallo explores what makes a great presentation by examining the widely acclaimed TED Talks, which have redefined the elements of a successful presentation and become the gold standard for public speaking. TED ? which stands for technology, entertainment, and design ? brings together the world's leading thinkers. These are the presentations that set the world on fire, and the techniques that top TED speakers use will make any presentation more dynamic, fire up any team, and give anyone the confidence to overcome their fear of public speaking. In his book, Carmine Gallo has broken down hundreds of TED talks and interviewed the most popular TED presenters, as well as the top researchers in the fields of psychology, communications, and neuroscience to reveal the nine secrets of all successful TED presentations. Gallo's step-by-step method makes it possible for anyone to deliver a presentation that is engaging, persuasive, and memorable. Carmine Gallo's top 10 Wall Street Journal Bestseller Talk Like TED will give anyone who is insecure about their public speaking abilities the tools to communicate the ideas that matter most to them, the skill to win over hearts and minds, and the confidence to deliver the talk of their lives. The opinions expressed by Carmine Gallo in TALK LIKE TED are his own. His book is not endorsed, sponsored or authorized by TED Conferences, LLC or its affiliates.

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Genre Book : Business & Economics
Author Book : Carmine Gallo
Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Release Book : 2014-03-04
Download Book : 288 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781466837270


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Packed with hands-on applications, PUBLIC SPEAKING: CHOICES AND RESPONSIBILITY, 2e delivers a practical and up-to-date public speaking text based on rhetorical theory. It emphasizes the role of choices and civic engagement/responsibility throughout in narrative, features, and examples. It also describes the audience as a public to which the speaker belongs, rather than as a separate entity defined only by demographics. The Second Edition includes new coverage of Monroe’s Motivated Sequence, discussions of TED talks and PechaKucha, extended treatment of fallacies, and expanded emphasis on outlining. In addition, new Remix features apply the latest research in business and social science to public speaking skills. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Drama
Author Book : William Keith
Publisher : Nelson Education
Release Book : 2016
Download Book : 336 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781305854789


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It is not uncommon for seasoned business executives to feel confident in their fields of expertise, yet find themselves struggling when it comes to expressing their ideas clearly and effectively to sales teams, clients, and employees. And yet the ability to present well in front of a group is an essential skill for success at leadership levels in the business world. John M. Vautier, the author of Speak As Well As You Think, has coached more than a 1000 CEOs and senior leaders, and more than 3,000 executives, sales professionals and next generation leaders. He has enabled them to leap the gap - from struggling speaker and presenter to charismatic communicator. The Vautier system offers a set of proven techniques to instill skills executives can master and utilize to take their communication skills to the next level - to learn how to "speak as well as they think." Developed by communications and marketing experts, from exhaustive studies conducted in real-world situations, and embraced by Fortune 100 senior leaders, the executive communication skills coaching the Vautiers offer has been tried and proven effective again and again. Whether you seek to excel at the podium or in seated presentations in meeting rooms, this book can help. You will learn how to move, gesture, and connect with audience members. You will know what you need to do to be a standout communicator. The results? Learn to present well at the podium and you earn respect and grow your opportunities. Your audiences will be actively engaged, motivated, and inspired. You and your message will be elevated to new levels of status. What happens next? The sky's the limit! The contents of Speak As Well As You Think include: - An overview of what happens when you speak as well as you think - The 7 elements of executive presence (what they see, what they hear) - Why comfort is optional - How two days of coaching helped an NFL star shine on letterman - The do's and don'ts of executive presence - How to communicate with charisma, presence and power - Making the most of your speech and presentation options-informal to formal - The recipe for sharing a viewpoint - How to calmly weather the unexpected media interview or hostile Q&A - Communicating to the C-Suite - why shorter is better - Some thoughts on executive communications and authentic leadership

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Author Book : John M. Vautier
Publisher :
Release Book : 2013-01
Download Book : 180 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0981510590