Confidence gives you an advantage in any situation and it is one of the top three characteristics of an effective speaker. Here are some tips to help you feel more confident.
Category Archives: The Power of Confidence
Many people would consider me a confident speaker. And, for the most part, I am. But there I times when I still get nervous before a presentation. For example, a few years ago, I was preparing to give my first speech at a new Toastmasters club. For some reason, I […]
What do you think charisma is? Is it an innate quality that only a few possess? Is it something that one is born with? If you said, “yes,” then many people would agree with you. In fact, the second definition of the word “charisma” in the Oxford Dictionaries is “a […]
Speakers, by the very nature of what they do, are influential. One of the keys to influence is confidence. And, if you read my book … or even the Table of Contents on this blog … you know that being confident is one of the Public Speaking Super Powers! Confidence […]
As research for my book, Public Speaking Super Powers, I interviewed more than 85 business and professional speakers. Each one shared what they thought their public superpower was and how to develop that superpower. What emerged from those many conversations was a clear indication of what the top 3 speaking […]
If you can communicate clearly and develop your confidence, says Featured Speaker Joel Schwartzberg, you can be an outstanding public speaker. Confidence is captivating. When a speaker is confident in their knowledge, their presentation and their communication and speaking skills, it shows—and the audience responds. We all know that some […]
Let me ask you a question? How do you handle it when you’re on stage and you suddenly realize that you’re not giving the speech you prepared and practiced? Watch this video to find out what I have to say on the subject! Dale Carnegie wisely said, “There are always […]