What we're about

Hey there,

This group is for people who would like to practice and develop confident public speaking skills in a positive, supportive and fun environment.

You can listen to the Public Speaking Podcast show by clicking this (https://davidalanmurray.com/category/podcasts/)

This group is for:

Beginners who want to learn techniques to overcome nerves when speaking to a group and develop a structure for delivering speeches.

More experienced speakers who want the challenge of speaking in a new group and developing their skills further.

We run courses for all levels with the aim of developing your public speaking skills for fun, for work or for your business.

This is what a typical session can look like:

https://youtu.be/WnUPU7hwu0s

Upcoming events (3)

A STORYTELLING EVENT FOR ADULTS

Central London YMCA

£10.00

A STORYTELLING EVENT FOR ADULTS You can listen to the Public Speaking and Confident Communication podcast show here: https://davidalanmurray.com/category/podcasts/ Join us for an intimate evening of storytelling, listening, learning and entertainment. Do you have a speech that you would like to deliver and get valuable feedback on? Is a work presentation looming and you want an opportunity to practice it beforehand? Do you have a tale or story and want to share it with a small group? OR do you just want to sit back, listen and learn from others? This event it suitable for everyone! Beginners and Experienced speakers are welcome. Please join us... The format of the evening: 1) Share a speech, tale or story with a small group, discuss and get feedback 2) Take part in some fun exercises to enhance your public speaking 3) Get on stage & share your story (best speech winner's prize!) Stories will be timed - speak as much as you can to a maximum of 5 minutes. Come with your own prepared story or chose one on the evening. Get in touch if you have any questions: [masked]

Speaking and Communicating with Confidence

Central London YMCA

£10.00

Hello and welcome to Friendly Public Speaking. You can listen to the Public Speaking and Confident Communication podcast show here: https://davidalanmurray.com/category/podcasts/ We have a friendly, supportive and non judgemental environment and you will find us a great place to develop confident speaking and communication skills. Do you have a fear of public speaking and want to gain more confidence? Are you a coach or in business and want to develop confident speaking skills so you can run more effective sessions? Are you an entrepreneur who wants to share their idea with the world and wants the communication skills to do that? Are you a professional who is tired of sitting back while others deliver presentations instead of you? This session is definitely FOR YOU! You will be encouraged to take part in fun activities to develop confidence in speaking and communication including: - How to calm the nerves before delivering a pitch, presentation or speech. - How to use eye contact and body language to maintain rapport and develop confidence. - Techniques to feel prepared when you are called upon to ‘think and speak on your feet’ (e.g. when you are asked your opinion in a meeting, only for your mind to go blank!) - How to plan a speech for maximum impact. About your trainer David Murray is an award winning speaker and public speaking & communication coach. He has worked with hundreds of people to help them grow confidence and communication skills. He has delivered a keynote speech at TEDx seen here: (https://youtu.be/61Aq60nRG_g), founded a successful public speaking and communication podcast show (https://davidalanmurray.com/category/podcasts/) and is a Certified Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming. See what a typical workshop looks like https://youtu.be/WnUPU7hwu0s Hear what others are saying about David's sessions: https://davidalanmurray.com/testimonials/ If you have any questions you can get in touch here [masked]

A STORYTELLING EVENT FOR ADULTS

Central London YMCA

£10.00

A STORYTELLING EVENT FOR ADULTS You can listen to the Public Speaking and Confident Communication podcast show here: https://davidalanmurray.com/category/podcasts/ Join us for an intimate evening of storytelling, listening, learning and entertainment. Do you have a speech that you would like to deliver and get valuable feedback on? Is a work presentation looming and you want an opportunity to practice it beforehand? Do you have a tale or story and want to share it with a small group? OR do you just want to sit back, listen and learn from others? This event it suitable for everyone! Beginners and Experienced speakers are welcome. Please join us... The format of the evening: 1) Share a speech, tale or story with a small group, discuss and get feedback 2) Take part in some fun exercises to enhance your public speaking 3) Get on stage & share your story (best speech winner's prize!) Stories will be timed - speak as much as you can to a maximum of 5 minutes. Come with your own prepared story or chose one on the evening Get in touch if you have any questions: [masked]

Past events (61)

Speaking and Communicating with Confidence

Central London YMCA

£10.00

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