Coaching Professionals Bust 13 Common Public Speaking Myths
Gregg Ward speaks up on the Forbes Coaches Council Expert Panel, where top business and career coaches from Forbes Coaches Council offer firsthand insights on leadership development & careers.
Public speaking isn’t easy for everyone. Some get the jitters just introducing themselves to an audience, and even experienced speakers may still get butterflies before stepping on stage.
Regardless of how comfortable you are with public speaking, anyone can learn and improve their presentation skills. It helps to follow good advice, but it’s just as important to avoid following bad tips. To help you, we asked the experts at Forbes Coaches Council to share some common public speaking myths that are outdated or false, as well as what you should do instead.