Podcast: The Benefits of Using Humor In Your Speeches

Public Speaking Super Powers Podcast: Season 4, Episode 3

Have you considered using humor in your presentations? There are several advantages to doing so. Listen to this month’s episode to learn six of the benefits of using humor in your speeches.

Podcast: The Benefits of Using Humor In Your Speech

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This podcast is going on hiatus until the Fall. But, never fear, I will still be posting text-based content here. And when I return this fall I’ll have a guest speaker who will be talking about storytelling!

Length: 3 minutes, 56 seconds

The six benefits of using humor I cover in this episode are:

  • Humor can put the audience at ease: Lightening the mood can help you get your message across more easily
  • Humor can create a connection: It can make you and your message become more relatable
  • Humor can keep your audience engaged: Breaking things up helps keep your audience awake and engaged
  • Humor can make key points memorable: Humor helps people remember things better
  • Humor can help you make a better impression: Your audience will remember how you made them feel more than anything else
  • Humor lightens the load: A little humor can make a heavy subject more bearable

About the Public Speaking Super Powers Podcast

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The Public Speaking Super Powers Podcast shares information to empower you to be a better speaker and communicator. Carma Spence, the host of the show, shares her insights and knowledge on the topic, as well as interviews subject matter experts. The podcast is available in audio format on iTunes and beyond. New episodes are posted on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.

Is there a topic you’d like covered on the podcast? Would you like to ask a question about Public Speaking on the show? Send your suggestions and questions to charlies@dragonwyze.com and mention that it is for the PSSP podcast.

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Carma Spence, is author of Public Speaking Super Powers. She is fiercely committed to guiding women to Owning their Superpowers and turning their knowledge and interests into a profitable business. She is masterful at helping her clients see what is possible for them and supporting them on the journey from where they are to where they want to be, releasing the Mind Goblins of self-doubt, self-sabotage and second-guessing that keep them stuck.

With 20+ years experience in marketing communications and public relations, natural intuitive skills and certification in using some of the most effective transformational coaching tools available, Carma’s mission and commitment is to unleash the inner power every woman entrepreneur possesses so they can boldly go out into the world, transforming the fabric of people’s lives in meaningful and positive ways.

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