22 Aug Infographic: 10 Tips to Help Executives Shine in front of an Audience
While executives may be smooth talkers internally, many often freeze when speaking to a crowd. Often times speaking events hold members of the media in audiences or could even be televised. Feeling comfortable in front of a crowd can also help an executive during an interview or in front of a camera.
These situations can hurt executives’ and their companies’ reputations. Luckily, executives can be trained to help them improve their presence in front of audiences.
Planning ahead and practicing can help you stay on message and avoid technical jargon, as well as compel the audience.
Here are ten tips to help you shine amongst the crowd:
All of tips may not be feasible or exactly your style, and that’s alright. Using just a few of them will help guide you during your transition from an interviewee or speaker to a performer. Try a few out before your next speaking or media engagement and you’ll be sure to liven up your speech and keep your audience informed, engaged, and wanting more.
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