Engaging and captivating your audience is hard.
Any nowhere is it harder than in a classroom full of students who don’t want to be there.
You see, I teach SPE111 at the local college — “Introduction to Public Speaking” — the most fear-inducing, anxiety-ridden ten weeks of any college student’s academic life.
And the only reason any of ’em are there is because they have to be. It’s required.
So … to help you overcome apathy and light a fire in your audience’s heart, here are three lessons I learned from not only writing for but being rejected by online powerhouses.Read More