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Learning the basics of a new skill doesn't have to take months.

13 skills you can learn in a week that will impress just about anyone

Learning a new skill doesn't need to take months or years of practice. If you spend the time wisely, a week is all you need to dazzle onlookers.
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5 activities you can do at home to help you become a stronger public speaker

If you're self-isolating due to the coronavirus, use it as an opportunity to improve your public speaking skills.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk just admitted he suffers from self-doubt over his public speaking, a skill critics have hounded him over

Commentators have noticed in the past that Tesla CEO Elon Musk seems uncomfortable presenting to a crowd.
Public-speaking champion Ramona Smith learned to open her palms while she speaks to connect with her audience.

The newest public-speaking world champion beat 30,000 other competitors by using a body-language trick she learned from a past winner

Ramona Smith used an interesting body-language technique to win the Toastmasters annual public-speaking competition last month in Chicago.
Ramona Smith won the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking in August.

The high-school teacher who beat 30,000 other people to become the world public speaking champion shares her best tip

Toastmasters public speaking champion Ramona Smith has refined the art of the speech in the four years she's been competing. The biggest improvement she's made to her technique is learning to ask the audience questions and waiting long enough for people to actually think of an answer.
Ramona Smith won the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking competition on Saturday.

The high-school teacher who beat 30,000 people in the world public speaking championship explains how she went from beginner to champion in only 4 yea...

The Toastmasters World Champion of Public Speaking, Ramona Smith, is a high-school teacher from Houston. Smith told Business Insider the various ways she's improved her skills since she first began public speaking in 2014.
Ramona Smith won the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking on Saturday.

The 31-year-old teacher who beat 30,000 people to become the world champion of public speaking explains exactly how she did it

Ramona Smith, a 31-year-old teacher from Houston, won the Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking competition on Saturday. Smith broke down the techniques she used in her winning speech, which you can view here.
Aimee Mullins keeps her knees and body relaxed when she's on stage.

Stranger Things star Aimee Mullins has done a decade of inspiring Ted Talks — her tips will help anyone be a better public speaker

Aimee Mullins Ted Talks have inspired millions of people and helped launch her acting career. She's so good, she's started to train people on public speaking. She shares her top tips that anyone can use to give a powerful talk or presentation.

11 rules for writing a best man’s speech so you don’t crash and burn

Being someone's best man is a great honour, but it can also be incredibly nerve-wracking. Here are a few rules you can follow to help you through the event, and to make sure you don't fall flat.
Donald Trump.

Trump’s speech has baffled translators and linguists since his campaign — and an AI program might shed light on why

President Donald Trump's unique speech habits have posed problems for translators, linguists, and now artificial intelligence.