The feeling of knowing you had an opportunity to communicate and you didn’t use it to its entirety is not fulfilling. It is imperative to deal with this fear using public speaking tips so that you can reach your full potential. Life is definitely full of a lot of speaking to make people buy your point of view. Even if you intend to be self employed and not to have any employees family church or other social gatherings will require you to share a word or two publicly. We cannot therefore turn our backs on public speaking. We must face it and that includes facing the fear it brings. Here is how to. 1. Establish the sourceTo solve any challenge you must know its source. Establish the source of your fear and deal with it. Common sources are knowing less than enough on the subject saying the wrong things and making grammatical errors. 2. Adequate preparationPrepare adequately by thorough research on the topic to be talked about so that you feel comfortable and to avoid looking blank before your audience when asked questions. 3. PracticePractice practice practice. Practice your speech before hand to get a good grip of it and perfect your delivery. 4. Breathe deeplyIt is important to be relaxed when speaking. Breathing deeply helps you to relax. 5. Pay attention to the audienceFear comes when we focus on yourself. By shifting that attention to the audience you will be able to meet their need for information which is why they are waiting to hear from you. However keep yourself from over thinking about their reactions. 6. Engage your audienceTo keep the entire speech devoid of fear engage your audience to create an interactive atmosphere. Public speaking should be embraced with a smile. It is an honor to have people wait to hear you speak. Not many people get opportunities to speak in public. If you get one seize it as a great opportunity for you to sell your opinion and to rally people who believe your point of view behind you. In life you will need to have people that believe in you understand you and people you can count on. People can only believe in you if they know what you believe in and they won’t know until you tell them. This is why public speaking is handy for anyone who aspires to lead at any level whether at home in the community country organization or the world.