We’ve all heard or at some point in our childhood found ourselves chanting, “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” By now, life has surely taught us that words can indeed hurt.
The words we say, or don’t say and the way we say them can have a huge impact on our personal and professional lives. In the book PowerSpeak, author Dorothy Leeds shows readers how to engage, stimulate and maintain an audience’s attention. This book explores the power of your words from crafting your message to delivery.
The words we say, or don’t say and the way we say them can have a huge impact on our personal and professional lives.
This book includes tips and strategies for:
- Breaking the fear barrier
- 10 steps that guarantee a complete presentation
- How to avoid weak, passive language
- How to make humor your ally
- Voice and speech exercises
- How to develop your own style
- How to project positive body language
This is a great book for attorneys. Whether you’re a veteran or just starting out, the tips in this book will help you speak with more confidence.
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