Denver Business Journal’s Leadership Trust continues to provide valuable advice from its network of influential business leaders, executives and entrepreneurs in the Denver region with Six tested tips for calming pre-speech nerves. As a part of the panel, Atlas CEO, Tony Julianelle recommends speakers,
Ask a trusted person for feedback.
Giving your speech to a trusted family member who can offer objective input will help you refine it, bolster your confidence and reduce nervousness. That said, there is no substitute for solid preparation and repeated practice (in front of a mirror). And don’t forget to smile; it helps reduce the body’s response to stress!