Top 10 Signs Your Audience Is Bored

Your audience may be bored … or just need an energy/bathroom break if …

  1. They are yawning
  2. They are fidgeting
  3. They are playing with their portable devices
  4. They are talking or whispering to their neighbors
  5. They are sleeping
  6. They are slouching in there seats
  7. They are leaning their chin on their hand and frowning
  8. They are spacing out, their eyes are glazed over
  9. They are leaning back and not making eye contact
  10. They aren’t responding … no laughter, no questions, no applause at appropriate points

About Carma

Carma Spence, author of Public Speaking Super Powers, is an award-winning editor with more than 20 years experience in marketing, public relations and science communication. She is a multi-dimensional entrepreneur, a certified life coach, science fiction writer and poet. She is able to see people's brilliance and help them bring their genius to light. The wind beneath her clients’ wings, Carma provides creative entrepreneurs with expert advice on branding and online presence, as well as the emotional support necessary to carve out their niche for success online. You can find her on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
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