Asslammualaikum to all of you,
Everyone have a fear in public speaking, the reasons people fear public speaking is that they expect too much of themselves. It’s being afraid that being fail. But, at least when fail at public speaking, it isn’t normally fatal. Failure is actually one of the best ways to learn it. But sadly, people demand such a level of performances of themselves. That why many people having a problem to overcome fear in public speaking.
It is actually commonplace. Come to think of it, there can sometimes be nothing more frightening than having to stand up and speak in front of a group of people who could very likely shout at you, laugh at you, or leave while you are in the middle of talking.
Thankfully, public speaking is a fear that can easily be overcome. If you are not exactly paralyzed by fear, but you think you still have room for improvement on it, then you are realizing the fundamental truth that is facing us all. You can improve your public speaking skills quite easily by following the beginning tips mentioned before you start speaking.Remember to be prepared and get your practice.
The value of preparation can never be overemphasized. It adds confidence and substance to your speeches and presentations. Research the topic you will talk about and try to find the best way to present it. Outline your major points and use cue cards if necessary/available.
Practice your speech-delivery to make sure that your talk will not exceed the time allotted for you, and so that you could also asses your delivery from your own perspective. If you are to be the lead-speaker in a very important engagement, try to practice your speech in front of someone who could properly assess how you have done.
Also, Know your audience, technically, this is still part of being prepared. However, it is just so important that it calls for a separate mention. Knowing your audience provides you with valuable insight on the angle and perspective of presentation...