Ask anyone attending networking events, in fact ask anyone in business what they fear the most and the answer most often given is public speaking, people are afraid of public speaking. Yet public speaking is not a modern day concept, the ancient Greeks held public speaking forums, and even before then and throughout history it is known to have existed. For today’s speaker there seems to be this almost unnatural
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The attention span of a goldfish is 9 seconds which is remarkable since it’s actually longer than the attention span of a website visitor which according to 2013 statistics is just 8 seconds. This in theory means that you have more chance of interacting with goldfish who visit your website than you do website visitors of the human kind. The problem with short attention spans and content marketing is that
I not only help run networking events but I also attend lots, I’m always ready and willing to be able to give a speech on just about anything concerning my area of expertise, it’s just one of the things I find easy. However I have watch numerous people almost recoil in horror when asked if they would like to speak about their business in public. When asked what people fear
Confidence – many of us long to be more outgoing, more secure within ourselves and simply more confident all around. If you currently don’t perceive yourself as a confident person or wish to develop more confidence, you’ll be pleased to learn that confidence is something which can be built upon. Here are our top tips for building unstoppable confidence: * Start Small. Just like Rome wasn’t built in a day,
How to Network when you don’t really want too! It never ceases to amaze me how many people are afraid of speaking to people they don’t know, they are frightened to walk up to people and introduce themselves and the thought of public speaking terrifies them. Well, read on we’ve all been there and overcome these obstacles and the following tips should enable you to become a master networker. Speak