No matter your position of responsibility, from time to time you will be required to speak in front of a group. Whether it's colleagues, clients or a public audience - speaking in front of an audience can be a terrifying experience. Many people don't like (or are uncomfortable) speaking publicly, but it is a skill that is learnable and necessary if you have career aspirations to move into management roles. And your ability to communicate effectively in a public forum can enhance or detract from your professional reputation In this entertaining and interactive talk, participants will learn useful tips on how to become a confident and articulate speaker. In particular, you will learn: - How to relax and be more comfortable in front of a crowd. - How to avoid the "uhms", "ahs" and "you knows". - How to come across as more confident, articulate and knowledgeable.