How do you feel about Public Speaking?

By LJP . Created on Nov 03, 2021
Current Affairs 199 votes | 24 Comments
I'm comfortable with public speaking.

I'm comfortable with public speaking.

I would do it, if I have to. I just need time to prepare.

I would do it, if I have to. I just need time to prepare.

I have done public speaking. I'm better each time.

I have done public speaking. I'm better each time.

I hate it. Don't ask.

I hate it. Don't ask.

I have "Glossophobia". I just can't.

I have "Glossophobia". I just can't.

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I hate it. Don't ask.
prfctimin said on Nov 24, 2021
Nope
I would do it, if I have to. I just need time to prepare.
Heather said on Nov 8, 2021
Not a fan but I had to do it in my job. It was something the Powers That Be required as the years went on as a way to make the organization “more relevant”.
I have "Glossophobia". I just can't.
Miranda Moore said on Nov 8, 2021
I can’t do it! I freak out and start crying
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M A said on Nov 8, 2021
According to the 1966 U.S Supreme Court Miranda rights, Miranda, you have the right to remain silent :-)
I would do it, if I have to. I just need time to prepare.
LJP said on Nov 8, 2021
😉😁
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Mari said on Nov 6, 2021
I love public speaking. I am an entertainer at heart so enjoy being on stage.
Melissa said on Nov 6, 2021
Not no, but hell no
Milan said on Nov 6, 2021
I used to be scared to death about speaking in public! What helped was taking public speaking classes in college. Teaching one year to junior high kids was probably the biggest benefit. Some days I had no lesson plans which made life very interesting! Talking off the cuff extemporaneously (. Not sure about spelling) not a strong point.. Feel much better having paper with notes in front of me before speaking to a...
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I hate it. Don't ask.
Brenda said on Nov 6, 2021
hated it in school reason why I spent must of my time in the Principals office, Hello my friend hope your safe and well :)
I would do it, if I have to. I just need time to prepare.
LJP said on Nov 8, 2021
Hi Brenda, How are you? It's been awhile. We miss your polls and comments. Hope Canada is treating you alright. Stay well neighbor. 👋😊🌻
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M A said on Nov 9, 2021
Yes, hello Brenda! I've been thinking of you, but none of it involved you being a rebel @ school, haha! No wonder I connect w. you (I like someone who's not afraid to colour outside the lines :-) Glad you're here.
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M A said on Nov 5, 2021
Starring in a high school play, speaking @ weddings, and instructing parenting classes didn't change the fact that I don't read the crowd very well, haha, so, I don't think I'm very good @ being an engaging speaker. Now that I think about it, thanks, LJP, maybe being so focused on my part allowed me the courage to be in front of all those others. Who knows? This is Way better! :-)
I would do it, if I have to. I just need time to prepare.
LJP said on Nov 8, 2021
Hi M A, I've done some public speaking in the past (for school & work obligation). It's not my favorite. If I prepare well, it's not bad. 😊