The Quick and Easy Way to Effective Speaking

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"Good public speakers are made, not born - or so thinks Dale Carnegie, the pioneer of personal business skills. Yet business, social and personal satisfaction depend heavily upon a person's ability to communicate clearly. Public speaking is an important skill which anyone can acquire and develop. It is also the very best method of overcoming self-consciousness and building up courage, enthusiasm and self-confidence. This classic, well established title has been called 'the most brilliant book of its kind'. It takes you step by step though; * Acquiring basic skills * Developing confidence * Speaking effectively the quick and easy way * Earning the right to talk * Vitalising your talk * Sharing the talk with the audience as well as organisation, presentation and other skills."

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User Review  - datrappert - LibraryThing

Since so many people are afraid of public speaking, this may be the most important book that Dale Carnegie ever wrote. He teaches you a set of simple truths that you should have been taught in first ... Read full review

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User Review  - endersreads - LibraryThing

Dale Carengie's straightforward down to earth style is refreshing and impressive. His fondness for the anecdotal is reminiscent of that great American which Carnegie so often quotes - Abraham Lincoln ... Read full review

About the author (1990)

Dale Carnegie, known as 'the arch-priest of the art of making friends', pioneered the development of personal business skills, self-confidence and motivational techniques. His books have sold tens of millions worldwide and continue to do so even in today's markedly changed environment.

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