|Author||: Michael A. Griffin|
|Publisher||: University Press of America|
|Release Date||: 2008|
|ISBN 10||: 9780761843498|
|Pages||: 142 pages|
|Rating||: 4/5 from 21 reviews|
Public Speaking Basics provides a semester's worth of information and exercises to help college students master public speaking. There is an emphasis on creating good thesis sentences and on using effective forms of outlining. A sample speech is provided with each of the six different speaking assignments.
by Michael A. Griffin
Public Speaking Basics provides a semester's worth of information and exercises to help college students master public speaking. There is an emphasis on creating good thesis sentences and on using effective forms of outlining. A sample speech is provided with each of the six different speaking assignments.GET BOOK!
by Sarah Lloyd-Hughes
What if you could learn a set of tools and techniques that have helped thousands of other people manage their fear of public speaking and win their audiences over every time? With How to be Brilliant at Public Speaking you can. Written by two performers who have spent as much time off the stage as on it, readers will find themselves in expert hands, supported and coached from the moment they decide they want to speak right through to theirbrilliantGET BOOK!
by Laurie Rozakis
Stresses the value of being able to speak in public and offers advice on speech writing, handling specific types of speeches, preparing and rehearsing, overcoming stage fright, and delivering an effective speechGET BOOK!
by Abne M. Eisenberg,Teri Kwal Gamble
The theory and practice of public speaking is simplified and made available to all in this introductory text designed for those with little or no experience in public speaking. It presents basic communication theory; delineates the importance of credibility in persuasive speech and outlines the role of nonverbal communication and paralanguage. A whole chapter is devoted to stage fright and suggestions are offered to reduce this anxiety. A wide assortment of exercises are provided to test critical skills. Originally publishedGET BOOK!
by Princeton Language Institute,
Written by an expert in the field, this book has the tools you need to become a relaxed, effective, and commanding public speaker. A clear, concise, step-by-step approach with dozens of inside tips, "10 Days to More Confident Public Speaking" will help you: -- Overcome nervousness and discover your own natural style -- Connect with your audience with your very first words -- Write a speech that builds to an unforgettable conclusion -- Expertly blend humor and anecdotes into your talksGET BOOK!
by Courtland L. Bovée
Contemporary Public Speaking includes all the traditional fundamentals as well as the hottest issues in public speaking today. Featuring a conversational style and an extensive photo and illustration program, this comprehensive coverage provides students with the tools they need to analyze and apply public speaking principles. Examples, exercises, and boxed features offer insights into major themes such as speaking across cultures, developing creativity, improving critical thinking, overcoming speech anxiety, focusing on ethics, and learning from real-world speaking situations. Students willGET BOOK!
by Kathleen German
Balancing skills and theory, this introductory public speaking textbook encourages the reader to see public speaking as a way to build community in today’s diverse world. Within a framework that emphasizes speaker responsibility, listening, and cultural awareness, this classic book uses examples from college, workplace, political, and social communication to make the study of public speaking relevant, contemporary, and exciting. This new edition includes expanded coverage of mediated speaking with examples from podcasts and online speaking contexts; discussion ofGET BOOK!
by W. A. Kelly Huff
Why are you speaking, what is your purpose, your topic? Who comprises your audience and how will they be affected by your message? How will they react? What are supporting materials, where does one find them, and how does one incorporate them into presentations? These questions and more are addressed in this accessible introduction to public speaking. The reader will learn all the tools of giving an effective public presentation, including how to put a speech together, how to chooseGET BOOK!
by Tony Kenneson-Adams
Public speaking is without doubt one of the most sought after skills in modern day business. In fact many people say that having excellent presentation skills are essential for every day life. This fantastic book will help facilitate your development in public speaking. Yes You Can Do Public Speaking is designed to be able to cater for all audiences, from presenters with zero experience and confidence in public speaking through to professional speakers whom speak in public every day TonyGET BOOK!
by William Keith,Christian O. Lundberg
Packed with hands-on applications, PUBLIC SPEAKING: CHOICES AND RESPONSIBILITY, 2e delivers a practical and up-to-date public speaking text based on rhetorical theory. It emphasizes the role of choices and civic engagement/responsibility throughout in narrative, features, and examples. It also describes the audience as a public to which the speaker belongs, rather than as a separate entity defined only by demographics. The Second Edition includes new coverage of Monroe’s Motivated Sequence, discussions of TED talks and PechaKucha, extended treatmentGET BOOK!
by Dale Carnegie
Dale Carnegie, author of the legendary How to Win Friends and Influence People, began his career as the premier "life coach" of the twentieth century by teaching the art of public speaking. Public speaking, as Carnegie saw it, is a vital skill that can be attained through basic and repeated steps. His classic volume on the subject appeared in 1926 and was revised twice-in shortened versions-in 1956 and 1962. This 2006 revision-edited by a longtime consultant to Dale Carnegie & Associates, Inc., and the editorGET BOOK!
by Teri Kwal Gamble,Michael W. Gamble
The Public Speaking Playbook, Second Edition, shows students how to prepare, practice, and present their public speeches with the highest level of confidence. With a focus on actively building skills, Teri Kwal Gamble and Michael W. Gamble coach students in the fundamentals of the public speaking process, using brief interactive learning modules that allow students to practice—and improve—their public speaking. The highly anticipated Second Edition of this bestselling text features a more inclusive playbook analogy, exposing students toGET BOOK!
by Richard Zeoli
Outlines gimmick-free strategies for speaking and presenting more effectively, in a strategic guide that outlines seven principles including "Visualization," "Discipline," and "Inspiration" to demonstrate key mistakes and skills. Original. 15,000 first printing.GET BOOK!
by Peter Kenny
A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers helps scientists and engineers improve their skills at speaking in public in the course of their professional activities. The book shows how best to prepare papers for presentation at a technical conference and how to put cases to committee meetings. Not only does the book deal with specific events, but it also provides the techniques of more effective speaking, whether presenting papers, answering questions, or speaking "off-the-cuff." The book is writtenGET BOOK!
by Patricia Ryan
An Invitation to speak in front of an audience need not produce terror in you. You can learn to do this very simply. Just knowing a few basic steps will improve your output and give you the confidence to present yourself. For those already accomplished at public speaking, these Top Tips will also help 'jog the memory.'And more... There is also a chapter covering Special Occasion Speeches, such as: * After-dinner* Master of Ceremonies* Vote of thanks* Commemorative Speeches* SocialGET BOOK!
by William Keith,Christian O. Lundberg
A practical and up-to-date public speaking text based on rhetorical theory, with the theme of the role of choices and civic engagement/responsibility integrated throughout in narrative, features, and examples; features a description of the audience as a public to which the speaker belongs, rather than as a separate entity defined only by demographics. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.GET BOOK!
by Todd Thomas
This easy to read and conversational book provides a system for harnessing the fear of public speaking. Whether you are a professional speaker or simply have to give the occasional presentation, this book will provide you with actionable ideas to make your speaking experience successful.GET BOOK!