Presenting and public speaking are essential skills for leaders. John Baldoni, author of The Leader’s Guide to Speaking with Presence: How to Project Confidence, Conviction and Authority, shared tips to help executives build presentation skills on a recent American Management Association Edgewise Podcast.
According to most studies, the number one fear, more than death, is public speaking. Most of this fear happens before a presentation is made. John Baldoni, author of the new book, The Leaders Guide to Speaking with Presence, has some tips that will change your outlook on making a presentation, putting you in control and making it easier to walk out on that stage.
John Baldoni is president of Baldoni Consulting LLC. He is an internationally recognized executive coach, speaker, and author of a dozen leadership books. In 2013, Global Gurus International ranked John No. 14 on its list of the world’s top 30 leadership experts. John has written over 400 columns for the online sites of Harvard Business Review, Forbes and FastCompany.