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Fear of Public Speaking

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The number one fear in our society is that of public speaking.  If you have landed on this page, chances are you suffer from this fear as well.  In fact, if you’re reading this page, chances are, you have to give a speech, and you’re not feeling too comfortable with it… and that’s probably quite the understatement.

But it doesn’t have to be that way… and EffectivelySpeaking.Com is here to help.  You’ll find articles on overcoming your fear as well as preparing your speech, delivering your speech and leadership.  

Take a deep breath.  Relax and know that you are among friends.  The articles on this site have helped many people, and they can help you.  In addition, I will also provide you resources to help you deliver a winning speech with confidence.

Pour yourself a coffee (or beverage of your choice), get comfortable, and have a look around.  You are sure to find some articles that will help.

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We often talk about the fear of public speaking, but do we stop to think about what we are really afraid of? I would suggest that for most people it is not the act of speaking that is the problem. After all, most of us don’t have a problem speaking. Whether it is talking with one person, or in a group of friends, being afraid is not a common problem.  In fact most of us need to stop speaking and listen more...

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