(THE FIVE MISTAKES INEXPERIENCED SPEAKERS ALWAYS MAKE IN THE FIRST 5 MINUTES)
Whether you're addressing a large audience at an event or leading a small team meeting, the opening moments are crucial. They set the tone, capture attention, and can make or break the effectiveness of your message.
However, for many of us, these initial moments can be the most daunting. Especially for those who don't frequently find themselves in the spotlight, it's all too easy to stumble into common pitfalls.
The result? We waffle, we falter, and we lose the power of our opening moments.
In this video, I'm going to shine a spotlight on the five key mistakes that inexperienced speakers often make in the first five minutes of their presentation.
I'll delve into why these missteps can undermine your message and how they can be avoided. More importantly, I'll provide you with practical alternatives to ensure you start your speeches confidently and powerfully.
Even if you don't regularly speak at events, understanding these common mistakes and knowing what to do instead can significantly enhance your speaking experience.
So, let's dive in and discover how to make your opening moments count. #bluebeetle #businessdonebetter #managementdevelopment #leadershipdevelopment #grahamdavid #wfh #onlinelearning #inspiringleaders