Surveys show that for many people public speaking is the most frightening experience they will ever face.
Thankfully for us, Maggie Eyre has had many years' experience as a media trainer, communications consultant and performer. In Speak Easy, she takes the reader through the complete process, from initial concept to final delivery.
Included in the book are chapters on:
Managing your audience
Learning your lines
The text is illustrated with many anecdotes and case studies based on Maggie's own work and experience, with useful tips and summaries, and includes a foreword is written by former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clarke. Practical and authoritative, this is the ideal book for anyone facing a business presentation or an after-dinner speech.
Maggie Eyre is communications consultant and media trainer, specialising in public relations, corporate training and presentation skills. She has over 30 years experience in business, public relations, education, theatre and has trained many captains of industry, media personalities and public figures, most notably former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark. Her work has been recognized in Time magazine and in international media from the UK to Dubai She is currently based in London.
Helen Clark is the former New Zealand Prime Minister, now Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme.