If you aren’t being authentic when you’re on stage, your message won’t get across and you’ll lose your audience. Many of the featured speakers I interviewed for Public Speaking Super Powers said that authenticity was one of the top keys for success in speaking. Not speaking from your core … […]
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After passion for your topic, the most common public speaking super power I found was the Power of Authenticity. But what does that mean in the context of public speaking?
When someone is authentic, they are worthy of our trust and belief. They are real. They are true to their own personality, spirit and character.
So, when you give a presentation in your own true voice, from your unique perspective and you are credible in your knowledge, you are using the Power of Authenticity.
In fact, the Power of Authenticity can be what sets you apart from other speakers who give presentations on the same topic. You see, no two people are exactly alike, so even if five speakers give a presentation on the same topic, if each one uses the Power of Authenticity … each presentation will be entirely different.