The 4 Mistakes Public Speakers Make & How You Can Avoid Them

Jon Acuff
August 01, 2022

Jon Acuff

One of INC's Top 100 Leadership Speakers, New York Times Bestselling Author of Soundtracks, Finish and Do Over

Welcome to our final week of Summer School! This week, we're talking about what I think is the best job in the world, public speaking. I know some of you shuddered just thinking about getting on a stage to talk to people, but before you freak out, hear me out. You may not have any aspiration to be a professional public speaker (but if you do, you're going to LOVE this episode), but there will be times in life when you have to communicate your ideas to a group of people. That could be in a team meeting at work, on a Zoom call with a client, or with your family and friends. No matter if you're speaking to 5 people or 500, I want you to feel confident and maybe even excited, so this week, I'm going to share 4 mistakes to avoid so you can crush your communication every time.

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