Each and every time you stand in front of an audience to deliver a speech, you are giving yourself the opportunity to generate additional business. For all intensive purposes, public speaking is an audition.
Effective public speakers improve their bottom line because they understand communicating is the number one requirement of an effective leader. Business owners are in leadership positions whether they acknowledge it or not.
In order to become an effective public speaker you must seek professional assistance. Contact a speaking coach and or simply work hard to improve upon the skills you possess.
Irregardless of what your skills are today you should always work to improve upon your speaking skills. Why?
Your future business success depends on you doing the required work as a public speaker. If you fear speaking in front of an audience you can overcome your fear by working harder. If you lose control thinking about speaking in front of a audience you can overcome that to.
Keep in mind why you got into business in the first place. If you happen to be a entrepreneur you had better seek professional assistance to help you overcome your business obstacle.
The bottom line is, the more effective a speaker you are the more business you will get if and only if you avail yourself to the public. Perhaps you are requested to speak in front of a small group of businessmen, a chamber of commerce, or some other civic organization.
If you are very effective at public speaking then perhaps you will be requested to speak at a regional or national convention. Keep in mind your public speaking opportunities represent an audition for your business and displays your expertise.
Paul Lawrence Vann is a professional speaking coach. He is CEO of Laurel Wreath Coaching. Paul empowers his clients to deliver stellar presentations to large or small audiences. He is a member fo the National Speakers Association, to learn more baout him visit: http://pvann.blogspot.com , http://www.paullawrencevann.com or call hinm at (800) 476-8976.