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A public-speaking coach gives 5 tips for nailing your first performance or meeting back in person

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Public speaking doesn't have to be scary - again.
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Eileen Smith is a public-speaking coach and frequent keynote speaker.
She suggests planning how you'll project a professional image when returning to offices and venues.
Connect with the audience before you speak, make eye contact, and move with purpose, she says.
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I can feel the electricity in the room when I'm in front of a live audience. I know if there's spirited conversation before the event begins, and I can read people's faces and body language.
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