Public speaking – it’s the stuff of many people’s nightmares. In fact, glossophobia (the fear of public speaking) ranks as one of the UK’s top three fears, along with snakes and heights. Whilst the latter two are often easier to avoid in the business environment, public speaking is something that is not so easily skirted.
We explore what you can do to make sure you are fully prepped for your next public speaking gig.
1. Become familiar with the venue
Do you know the address? The room? Where you’re going to be standing? These factors can be easily overlooked when you’re preoccupied with sorting out what you’re going to be saying. But, all your...