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18 Public Speaking Tips


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Practice, Practice, Practice
With a good listener, you can practice anywhere.
With a good listener, you can practice anywhere.
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Once you're prepared, go through the speech. Then read it again. Then again. And then once more. Practice in front of a mirror. Practice to your dog. Grab a friend or family member and practice in front of a real human being. Every time you go through your presentation, you're adding another layer of "I know this stuff."