The art of public speaking is not a gift from heaven, but rather an accomplishment achieved through practice and hard work. You too can achieve this level of competence, if not mastery, by adopting the ideas and suggestions offered in Speaking with Style.
This is a complete and comprehensive guide on the art of public speaking, which offers detailed and practical advice on mastering the skill to help readers becoming an effective, confident, and powerful speaker.
Comprising 65 chapters divided into six sections, the book covers all important aspects of speech making ranging from preparation, presentation, rhetorical devices, self-analysis, to dealing with regulators and law courts. Each chapter is self-contained and complete in itself covering a technique that, once mastered, will enhance your power as a speaker.
The author distills his extensive experience of forty years as a public speaker to present valuable insights and tips on becoming an accomplished speaker and empathetic communicator. His recommendations are easy, realistic, and are often accompanied by a checklist of instructions and examples from famous speakers down the ages. Since he is a chartered accountant, the students of accountancy and accountants in the profession and industry will find this book more interesting and relevant to them. Besides, it will be of immense value to the students and professionals in various other fields.
This is a must-read book for speakers, educators, trainers, entrepreneurs, executives, leaders and all those who aspire to improve their public speaking skills.