Public speaking makes my hands shake. True story.
It's a good skill to learn if it doesn't come naturally to you. Being able to communicate your ideas and information accurately and clearly is key to any kind of business communication.
Via bOING bOING, one of my absolutely must go places every morning, Cory Doctorow linked to a video of a particularly interesting lecture. Professor Patrick Winston gives this speech every year at MIT's Independent Activities Period. This particular video comes from somewhere in the 1990's.
It's entitled, "How to Lecture" but I like Cory's version better of "How to Speak"
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