Karran Bonner explains how she has transformed from hating public speaking to enjoying the experience over the past seven years.
I used to dread speaking in public. I severely lacked confidence in the importance of my voice and opinion early in my career and it was not until I worked with a coach to develop my own confidence did my fear of public speaking lessen.
Having faith that your viewpoint and experience will help at least one person in the room is enough to provide you with the initial confidence to put your viewpoint across.
Based on my experience within organisations and with my clients I have devised four key tips to help you overcome any fears you may have of public speaking.