Small business owners need to make sure that they are being the most productive at the lowest cost possible. That is why there are many apps available for businesses of all sizes.
I have read several surveys which indicate that most people are not listening to the words being spoken at business meetings. The listeners minds are wandering because the speakers have not made their talk interesting and relevant for the audiences. No doubt there are lot of great “natural” speakers but I believe great speakers aren’t always born – they can also be trained. If we work to develop our skills, we can become much better at speaking. Once we have the right perspective, know a few tricks of speaking, and have found a good line or two, things will seems a log less challenging.
Look for networking events in your community. Don’t expect to be a power networker from the beginning. As they say you can’t expect to run before you can walk. Learn what you can about the organization facilitating the event. What type of people attend the events? Is it purely social in nature or are people expecting to network for business opportunities?
He captured world’s attention on 10th February 2008 through his famous speech announcing his candidature for the President ship given on the steps of the Old State Capitol in Illinois. The whole world watched his historic victory speech on 4th November 2008 when he became the 44th President-Elect. Obama’s speeches remind us the power of words but we know we may not be able to speak like him. Rather we may not even want to speak like Obama. But may be we can learn from the way Obama speaks in order to influence and inspire our audiences.
But learning how to talk in front of someone is very important. How else can you get a job or run a business? With no presentation training, it is hard to communicate your feelings with others.
Writing your goals down is a good first step. Then you need to take action! The sooner you take action, the better. Maybe it’s enrolling in a class. Or signing up to attend the first networking event. Even if the action you take is small compared with all that needs to be done to achieve your goal, it will get you one step closer and psychologically make you feel more committed.
So rather than re-writing the same reply nineteen thousand times over the next ten years, I thought I might make my life easier and formalise my thoughts on the matter with a post.
Jot down the things you should correct and then do it again. Each time you are going to get better. So when the public speaking event finally approaches you will have lots of practice and a lot more familiarity.