Tip 3: Practice! Practice! And, more Practice!

It is as if some leaders either believe that speaking before groups is easy and does not take any special training or skill development or what they are about to say doesn't really matter. 

Nothing could be farther from the truth. 

Effective speakers learn how to present in the same way they learn the tools needed to operate their business.  

Speaking is like any learned skill. 

It takes time and practice.  Remember, perfect practice perfects!

 

As the old vaudeville gag goes. "How do you get to Carnegie Hall?" Answer: "Practice! Practice! Practice!