By Katie Kelly, DLE Social Media Intern, Communications and Culture major with a concentration in Media and a dual minor in Sports Journalism and Digital Technologies and Emerging Media at Fordham University, New York, NY
The duo, who are leaders in The Talking Toasters branch of the international Toastmasters public speaking organization, gave six concrete tips to nix verbal tics and anxiety during an interactive program that featured just-in-time practice opportunities for participants.
The workshop earned terrific reviews for its relevance and applicability. Post-event poll stats showed that:
As for the training techniques that can build better speaking skills, here are six:
The video recording of Nix the Verbal Tics and Become a Better Public Speaker with Ana Bahrani and Saksham Manchanda is available at no charge to workshop attendees on our YouTube Channel. Access to this professional development resource is a bonus dividend for attending a DLE Workshop.