Linguistic Business Coaching (LBC) offers a number of tools to help you gain self-confidence and increase the spontaneity of expression when you speak a foreign language in the business context. It identifies and targets the areas that you struggle with the most to ensure you can communicate as confidently as you do in your mother tongue.
LBC is a personal journey for everyone so, before you start working on yourself, you need establish where you are now and what you want to achieve in order to identify your...
I have read an article recently in which the author ridiculed the common tip given to terrified beginner public speakers. The tip I’m referring to is the age-old “imagine that your audience are naked.” I’ve heard it so many times that I decided to research the origins of it and found the following quote taken from Dorothy Sarnoff’s book Speech Can Change Your Life (1970):
“Winston Churchill overcame his early fear of audiences by imagining that each of them was sitting there naked.”