"Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking" is a book that helps readers confront and conquer their fear of public speaking.
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Why are people fearful of the thought of speaking in public? What practical steps can be taken to be freed from this stifling fear? The answers to both questions are contained in the book by Dr. Gary Rodriguez titled, "Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking." The fear of speaking in public has derailed many careers and silenced countless voices. There are some things in life that are inevitable like death and taxes. However, the fear of public speaking is not one of those things. Overcoming the Fear of Public Speaking offers twenty practical lessons designed to help you confront and conquer the fears associated with public speaking. In the earlier lessons, you will learn to understand the origin of your fear, in other words, how and why it began. While the later lessons will offer practical tips and tools to help you enhance your communication skills. In addition, each lesson concludes with journaling exercises intended to provide intermittent times of reflection and insight. If you struggle with the fear of speaking in public, you are not alone. However, you need to be silent no longer because of this fear. The tools you need to overcome this fear are available to you. You do not have to be captive to this fear any longer. The question before you is simple. Are you ready and willing to confront and conquer the fear of public speaking? If your answer is yes, you have come to the right place.