Introduction to Speaking Effectively

Whether looking to articulate your ideas in a way that people can understand, to inspire others to take action in the moment, or to advocate for a particular cause, you want to increase your chances of being heard.

In this section, we’ll look at the ways public speaking can help you at school, at work, and in your personal life. We’ll also think about the communication process, and how understanding its interconnected elements can help you troubleshoot situations in which communication is not happening effectively.