I would like to share a story that happened in VIII C, during the third term at Christ Nagar School1 where I had done my schooling.… Read the rest
One of the questions commonly asked in my training sessions is this: “What will others think about me?” Whether it be professionals or students they share this same concern.… Read the rest
Isn’t it amazing that only men and women gather together to talk? And perhaps listen. Other creatures of instinct lack this ability.… Read the rest
Most jobs require good communication skills. If you would like to succeed in your career, it is important you develop good communication skills.… Read the rest
Talk for Yuvavani,
All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram.
First Broadcast on 20 August 2005.
A wise speaker once remarked: “The human brain is a wonderful organ.… Read the rest
“I don’t feel like speaking today,” is that kind of attitude and response which is common with school kids. But you should be made of stronger stuff than that.… Read the rest
Fear is common to all. Some fear the dark; some others spiders or snakes or cockroaches; some others fear public speaking.… Read the rest
Let me tell you a secret. There is no single secret that works when you are nervous. But hold on. First of all; be assured that you will not die due to stage fright.… Read the rest
The first thing to do to speak without fear is your willingness to try. Forget about all the lies about your failure the devil whispers in your mind.… Read the rest
You cannot please everybody. It is like trying to juggle a football, a cricket ball, and a table tennis ball along with a few cups and plates.… Read the rest
Stories have got great power in communication. Primarily we need to understand that a well-told story is a complete piece of communication.… Read the rest
I am someone like you. I fear speaking just the way you do.
If you ask me what is that I fear; I can answer in one word: Mistakes!… Read the rest
When was the last time you asked an intelligent question? Why is that the frequency of your questions decreased as you grew from a child to an adult?… Read the rest
Magicians communicate effectively. In other words without using words with felicity, one cannot be a successful magician.
A magician is an excellent public speaker.… Read the rest
Few other words have touched the heart and influenced thought for generations than Jesus’ 7 sayings on the cross. Here we take a look at them from a public speaker’s perspective.… Read the rest