HOW ARE YOU DRESSED
It Should be Comfortable for you, and comfortable for the Audience too. It Should suits the Occasion. Don’t feel Shy, find out from the Organizers how others will be Dressed: Formal or Informal. Please do Avoid glittery ornaments and Flashy Dresseed, Simpler the Better!
HOW’S YOUR POSTURE
- Be Comfortable &Amicable: straight &Poised.
- Don’t Swing, Shift or Jump.
- Don’t lean Forward / Backwards, or put your weight on Podium.
- Body in ATTENTION, Handa and Feet at EASE is the general idea.
HOW ARE YOUR GESTURES
Hands Free & Flowing, but not too much.
Make Habit of Starting Speech with hands held lightly in Front. Once you are Comfortable allow them Freedom.
Gestures add effect to your Speech.
HOW’S YOUR EYE CONTACT
Look in the Eyes of People.
Move your Eyes in Slow Smooth Cycles to Cover the Entire Audience, especially corners. It Catches Attention. It Create Rapport.
HOW’S YOUR VOICE
Bring Variations by Changing loudness and tone as per Mood of your words and Theme of your Speech. Modulate your Voice .
Use it to add Emphasis e.t.c . It Brings life in to your Speech.
HOW’S YOUR LANGUAGE
Should be Comfortable for you & the Audience.
Use Words which are natural to you, use Phrases
Which are Understood by All .
Avoid Bookish language, or too Technical Jargons.
Some foreign Language words are not easy to translate _ Don’t you can add few Sentences of Local Languages for Effects.
DO NOT MIX LANGUAGES SO MUCH OR SO MANY TIMES It IRRITATES.