Supposedly it’s a huge fear for many, many people and in fact I’m sure you’ve all heard that statistic floating about that states it’s actually the BIGGEST fear people have. Like more than spiders. Or snakes. Or death by fire.
Now I’m willing to admit that I just do not get that, likely because a) I absolutely loathe snakes and b) I only now recognise how fortunate I was to have a teacher encourage me to use my voice in debating and public speaking competitions. I know that Mr Campbell doing that saw me grow up having no fear of speaking in front of others like I know some do. It’s a gift he gave me that has kept on giving to me all my life and is now a major part of what I do in my business. I’m forever grateful.
If someone was to ask me what was one of the most important life skills you could ever develop I would have no hesitation in saying that being ok speaking in front of others would be one of them. And as a entrepreneurial and business skill? Oh wow. It’s … Read the rest