Have you ever frozen in the middle of a speech? Harvard Extension School speech instructor Steven D. Cohen says you can get yourself back on track by pausing, taking a breath, and giving yourself a moment to collect your thoughts.
Visit http://www.extension.harvard.edu/hub/blog/extension-blog/3-tips-overcome-fear-public-speaking for three more public speaking tips.
Cohen is an award-winning speaker who has delivered more than 100 courses and workshops on public speaking and workplace communication. He teaches several speech courses at Harvard Extension School, including SPCH E-122: Oral Communication in the Workplace, http://www.extension.harvard.edu/courses/oral-communication-workplace.
You can read more about him here: http://www.extension.harvard.edu/about-us/faculty-directory/steven-d-cohen.
Cohen’s book, “Public Speaking: The Path to Success,” is available through Amazon, http://www.amazon.com/Public-Speaking-Steven-D-Cohen/dp/1609278062.