Sunday, April 17, 2011
Free ebook on Making Public Speaking Fun!
Back in 2009 and early 2010 Tim “Gonzo” Gordon and Roger Pike of Communication Steroids in Salem, Oregon did a series of blog posts on the topic of making public speaking fun. Then they collected them into a free 48-page ebook and posted them both here and here.
There are are suggestions from about sixty people. They include wearing costumes, singing, doing magic tricks, using other props, and handing out toys, food, etc.
If you are not enjoying yourself, then your audience also probably is not enjoying themselves. Sometimes we can forget that rule number one is just to have fun.