Category Archives: General Speaking Tips

Make a Connection with the Audience

Make a Connection with the Audience

The most important skill a public speaker can develop and nurture is making a connection with the audience. In fact, Featured Speaker Jeffrey Gitterman says it is one of the critical skills. “If you want to be a great speaker, you want to create a connection between you and the audience that is at a much deeper level than you can get with PowerPoints and video and cool little gimmicks.”

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Sabrina Schottenhamel Learning to Speak Up

Learning to Speak Up: An Interview with Sabrina Schottenhamel
(Day 14, Speaking Palooza 2019)

Sabrina Schottenhamel is a licensed Massage Therapist and Professional Speaker. But it wasn’t always that way. She took some time out of her busy schedule to share her journey to public speaking success with me for Speaker Palooza 2019. Perhaps you’ll see yourself in her story and be inspired to improve your speaking skills, as well.

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