Public speaking is a skill which some are scared to even learn and some are struggling hard to get better every day. Public speaking skill can be achieved only by practising more and more. But then how to know where to improve and how to improve? You don’t need to worry because books can help you with everything. But after reading these do not stay at home. Go out and practice.
So, here we are with 5 best books on public speaking.
1. Talk Like TED by Carmin Gallo
Talk Like TED is a guide that accumulates the ideas drafted after interviewing the most popular TED presenters and top researchers in the field of psychology. This book provides the tools to communicate the skills and ideas required for engaging your audience. This book is for those who are insecure about their public speaking skills.
2. Do You Talk Funny? by David Nihill
A book from a man who thought that the idea of public speaking was scarier than cliff jumping into a thorny pit of spiders and mother-in-law. But this book talks the opposite. In a year, the author went through some drastic changes, thus writing this book. Do You Talk Funny? is a book that will tell you some principle keys which will help you in enhancing your audience engaging abilities.
3. Speak Up For Your Business by Michelle Mazur
Is the fear of talking about your business keeping you from reaching the next level? If yes, then this book is for you. This book will help you to enhance your presentation skills. Also, by the end of the book you will learn to develop a strategy to cope up with your fears of public speaking. This book will also teach you to cope up with the lost feeling after giving a presentation.
4. Confessions of A Public Speaker by Scott Berkun
A highly practical, Confessions of A Public Speaker will introduce you to techniques that professional communicatore use. This book is unique, hilarious and enterating, portraying the 15 years public speaking experinece of the author.
5. You Got This by Lisa Kleiman
Are you a boring speaker? People don’t find you inspiring? Tell Lisa what it is? She will help with everything when it comes to public speaking. This book will teach you one of the most important thing of public speaking that is managing speech anxiety. Conveying her message clearly, Lisa will tell you how to add humour and end your speech with a bang.
These five books are unique in their own way. We recommend you to not just read them but implement all the techniques even if you are choosing just one book to read.
Tell us which one worked for you in the comment section below.