What the Pros Know About Public Speaking


What the Pros Know About Public Speaking

Confidence equals competence. Learn how great leaders handle a crowd.

Can anxiety be good for you? How do I start and end my talk? Graduate School of Business Lecturer Matt Abrahams shares what he knows about crafting meaningful presentations that make lasting impressions.


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