Painless Presentations (Paperback)

The Proven, Stress-Free Way to Successful Public Speaking

By Lenny Laskowski

Wiley, 9781118361771, 197pp.

Publication Date: October 2, 2012

List Price: 19.95*
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A simple road map to the world of professional presentations

What happens when you're asked to give a speech, professionallyor personally? If you get nervous, start sweating, and hope it'sall just a bad dream then you aren't alone, but you need help.Painless Presentations proves that speaking doesn't have tobe painful, or even stressful. A speech is a means to giving great, helpful material to an audience and the speaker is the vehicle toachieve that goal. This simple-to-read book guides those justbeginning their journey into the world of speaking. PainlessPresentations teaches the "Dozen Deadly Dangers" to avoid andmuch more.

  • Explains how to gather information and materials
  • Details the structure of a presentation
  • Describes uses of visual aids and vocal variety
  • Demonstrates how to handle questions

Painless Presentations offers wisdom derived from LennyLaskowski's thirty-five-year speaking career, delivering more than2,700 programs to clients in over 178 countries. It will give youno-sweat tips for delivering speeches that win over your audiencesevery time and teaches you that giving speeches doesn't have to bepainful.

About the Author

Lenny Laskowski is an internationally known professional speaker and the President of LJL Seminars. He specializes in helping people make better presentations by delivering workshops, seminars, keynotes, and private coaching to provide practical techniques. Lenny combines his popular coaching style with step-by-step instruction to guarantee improvements in the way people motivate and appeal to their audiences. For more information, visit