Mastering the Art of Public Speaking by Michael J. Gelb audiobook

Mastering the Art of Public Speaking: 8 Secrets to Transform Fear and Supercharge Your Career

By Michael J. Gelb
Read by Tom Parks

Brilliance Audio 9781608686278
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Seventy-four percent of Americans suffer from glossophobia, the fear of public speaking. In fact, even top professional speakers and accomplished actors experience butterflies before presenting. They never eliminate the butterflies; they just teach them how to fly in formation. How? Michael Gelb’s techniques will help you clarify and shape your message so that your audience — no matter how big or small, in person or virtual — will care about it. Once the message is clear, he teaches you how to convey it in memorable, creative, and effective ways. Gelb shows that public speaking is a skill anyone can learn and enjoy. Mastering the Art of Public Speaking will guide you to rediscover your natural gift for communication while strengthening confidence and presence.

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Seventy-four percent of Americans suffer from glossophobia, the fear of public speaking. In fact, even top professional speakers and accomplished actors experience butterflies before presenting. They never eliminate the butterflies; they just teach them how to fly in formation. How? Michael Gelb’s techniques will help you clarify and shape your message so that your audience — no matter how big or small, in person or virtual — will care about it. Once the message is clear, he teaches you how to convey it in memorable, creative, and effective ways. Gelb shows that public speaking is a skill anyone can learn and enjoy. Mastering the Art of Public Speaking will guide you to rediscover your natural gift for communication while strengthening confidence and presence.

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Editorial Reviews

“What Michael Gelb has gleaned from a lifetime of public speaking he shares here as a resource for anyone entering that arena. Those of us who have felt or feel uncertain or downright frightened about reaching an audience will fully relate. Michael presents a helpful checklist of how best to create and hone the content of your presentation and offers often-overlooked considerations that can roadblock the core message of what you have to say and how you actually want to say it. Most resonant are the ways he deals with the butterflies of public speaking so they can work to one’s advantage and not against it. Sharon Salzberg, author of Real Change
“In the true sense of the word liberation, Michael Gelb provides you with an easy, step-by-step process to liberate your natural charisma; to discover the true communicator, the true genius, the actual you. My own international lecturing career was profoundly and positively affected by Michael helping me to apply to my presentations many of the principles expressed in this book. Working with Michael has allowed me to communicate my own thoughts to my audiences more completely and effortlessly. This brilliant, precious book is for the complete beginner, the professional speaker, and everyone in between: it is for trainers, for teachers, for managers, for leaders . . . it is for YOU! Tony Buzan, winner of Toastmasters’ Golden Gavel Award and creator of Mind Mapping
Mastering the Art of Public Speaking is a masterpiece! Michael Gelb’s brilliant, practical guide will unleash your power as an engaging, authentic presenter. Whether you are a novice or a seasoned speaker, this amazing book is loaded with pearls of presentation wisdom. It is a must-read! Professor Kimberley LaMarque Orman, Fordham University Gabelli School of Business
“Michael Gelb is a genius! He is the greatest speaker I’ve ever seen. Raj Sisodia, PhD, coauthor of The Healing Organization
“In Mastering the Art of Public Speaking, Michael Gelb shares his extraordinary wealth of knowledge, experience, and wisdom, expressed through eight essential secrets and brought to life with compelling, inspiring stories. This beautifully written book is a sheer delight. It will change your life. Brian Weller, professional public speaker
“This book will help you become a powerful advocate for your ideas and ideals, both personally and professionally. The ability to express yourself effectively, to one or one thousand, is a critical key to success in sales, leadership, and life. If that thought scares you, then this book is the perfect how-to guide to transform your fears into confidence. Mastering the Art of Public Speaking is a must-read for anyone looking to invest in themselves while becoming more persuasive, influential, and inspiring. Tiffani Bova, Global Growth Evangelist, Salesforce, and bestselling author of Growth IQ
“To master the fine art of public speaking is to master the fine arts of moneymaking, personal growth and development, joy and happiness, and lifelong learning. It’s true! I have spoken to over seven million people in audiences in eighty countries. My brilliant friend Michael J. Gelb has compressed the wisdom of our profession into a book that will help you get wherever you want to go, faster, easier, and smarter. Apply the insights in this magnificent book to make your life a masterpiece! Mark Victor Hansen, internationally bestselling nonfiction author and cocreator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series
“Michael Gelb applies his profound understanding of the subject of the human brain to the subject of presentation skills. The result is essential reading for anyone interested in the art of communication. Peter Russell, author of From Science to God and The Brain Book
“In his classic work How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci, Michael Gelb shows how everyone, at every level, can learn to think like a creative genius. Now he offers an innovative, exciting, and original approach to organizing, expressing, and sharing ideas. Whatever your title or position, the ability to engage, energize, and inspire others will be a critical element in your career success. More than just a brilliant guide to giving great presentations, Mastering the Art of Public Speaking will help you discover your authentic voice so you can expand your influence and evolve as a person and a leader. Keith Ferrazzi, bestselling author of Never Eat Alone and Leading Without Authority

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Author Bio: Michael J. Gelb

Author Bio: Michael J. Gelb

Michael J. Gelb is one of the world’s leading authorities on the application of genius thinking to personal and organizational development. He is a pioneer in the fields of creative thinking, accelerated learning, and innovative leadership. Gelb has more than thirty years of experience as a professional speaker and has led seminars for organizations such as Microsoft, Nike, and Merck. Gelb is the author of numerous books on creativity and innovation, including the international bestseller How to Think like Leonardo Da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day, Brain Power: Improve Your Mind as You Age, Wine Drinking for Inspired Thinking: Uncork Your Creative Juices, and others. His work has been featured in the New York Times and the Washington Post, and he has appeared on numerous television and radio programs.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Nonfiction/Self-Help
Audience: Adult
Language: English