I. Getting it right
ps1-0. Introduction 1:07
ps1-1. Fearless public speaking 1:16
ps1-2. Remember why 1:41
ps1-3. Have something to say 1:54
ps1-4. Know your time limits 1:39
ps1-5. Research your topic 1:08
ps1-6. Write your introduction 1:37
ps1-7. The leave behind 0:42
ps1-8. Review 0:59
II. Preparing your speech
ps2-0. Introduction 2:04
ps2-1. Create your title 0:27
ps2-2. Start with your ending 0:36
ps2-3. Find your opening 0:28
ps2-4. Don’t memorize, outline 1:29
ps2-5. Show, don't just tell 0:28
ps2-6. Hands on training 0:28
ps2-7. Speaking, not just words 0:29
ps2-8. Review 1:30
III. Making your presentation
ps3-0. Introduction 1:03
ps3-1. Room setup 1:24
ps3-2. Schmooze your audience 1:30
ps3-3. Get the right light 2:04
ps3-4. Silence is loud 0:49
ps3-5. Gaze not glance 0:25
ps3-6. Dress for success 1:18
ps3-7. Review 0:58
IV. Course review
In this chapter, we focused on the different parts that go into preparing your speech.
You learned the importance of creating an intriguing title because it has many uses besides just being your speech title.
We covered preparing a solid conclusion that can double as a call to action and more.
You learned how to create a dynamic speech opening to draw in your audience after your introduction.
We covered how to remember the middle part of your speech without memorizing it or reading from notes.
You learned that words alone do not make a good speech. We did not just cover choosing the right kind of words. We reviewed your delivery, adjusting your speaking tone, body language, and hand gestures.
We covered how a speech is often about telling a story which can be written or spoken which you adjust depending on your purpose.
You worked from published stories to practice showing and telling.
We covered how to create images using words when you do not have photographs or videos to show.
ps2-8p. Review - practice
Record on video without notes highlights of what you learned in this chapter. No longer than two minutes. Test it out and time it first, so you do not go over time.