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18 Public Speaking Tips


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Go On, Be Funny!
A laugh or two is good for you and your audience.
A laugh or two is good for you and your audience.
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Who doesn't like to laugh a little? You don't have to be a comedian, but a few lighthearted comments can help humanize you to your audience. Win them over with a smile and a well-timed clever remark, if you can. But be advised, too many jokes can weaken the validity of a presentation.

 

 


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