Demystifying Public Speaking

“Demystifying Public Speaking” by Lara Hogan, is a comprehensive guide for anyone who feels intimidated by the prospect of public speaking. Whether you’re preparing for a conference talk or a team meeting, Hogan provides clear, practical advice to help you overcome your fears and step into the spotlight with confidence.

The book covers every step of the public speaking journey, from choosing a topic and creating a presentation to gathering feedback, event-day prep, and handling Q&A sessions. Hogan shares strategies for identifying your fears, moving beyond the “rules,” and finding your unique speaking style. She also delves into the logistics of finding the right venue, negotiating compensation, and ensuring accessibility and inclusivity.

With this book, Hogan aims to demystify public speaking and empower readers to step into the spotlight with confidence and poise.