Communication is the most important part of our society. Without communication, the ability to succeed in life, itself, would be nearly impossible. Public speaking, designing and delivering a message to an audience,is one of the most important forms of communication. It effects our everyday interactions with people and can have an impact on our career and level of success.There are so many reasons why public speaking is important but the 5 that are most important, are as follows:
Public speaking helps you increase your self confidence:
Public speaking will help you increase your self confidence. “What we think other people think about us” is an intriguing thought that can help us moralize ourselves. Public speaking helps you increase your communication skill with others and makes you more confident among people around you. In general communication,you can better understand what people are thinking and thus can influence them of your thoughts.
Public speaking helps you develop leadership skills:
In everything a leader is needed and you can’t have a leader without followers.Every leader needs to be able to stand up and deliver a clear and inspiring message. You can’t do that if you can’t communicate well. Everyone will judge the leader and what he speaks. So if you see yourself as a future leader, public speaking is a necessary skill for you.
Public speaking helps you show off how much you know:
If you clearly express your thoughts and speak fluently, it’s a good way to show your knowledge. It can be said that knowledge is of limited value if it isn’t applied or delivered to others. By being good at public speaking, you can show people that you have a lot of knowledge.
Public speaking helps you convince people:
The ability to say something and convince people on what you think is the most important aspect of public speaking.
A great public speaker has the power to convince people to do something, stop doing something or change a behavior. Public speakers are those who are able to motivate people to achieve their goals. Having knowledge is an important factor but more importantly inspiring your audience through public speaking will make a change. Public speaking allows you to gain trust of your audience. As a skilled public speaker, you will be able to motivate people.
Public speaking helps you know about yourself:
If you want to learn to inspire people, you first need to know about yourself. Who are you? What you believe in? What change you want in the world. Let’s start accepting it instead of hiding it under the covers. Your actions affect others. How you walk and talk, in short all your steps have an impact on those around you.Self knowledge has long been established as the main characteristics of a great leader, it enables you to inspire people.As public speakers, we need to know ourselves so we can inspire more people and can have a great team.