A carefully crafted talk can be the key to unlocking empathy, stirring excitement, spreading knowledge, and promoting a shared dream. As the Head of TED, Chris Anderson knows this firsthand. He’s had a ringside seat listening to many hundreds of amazing TED speakers including people like Sir Ken Robinson, Amy Cuddy, Bill Gates, Elizabeth Gilbert, Salman Khan, Amanda Palmer, and Monica Lewinsky whose talks have been viewed millions of times. He’s learned that a talk done right can electrify a room and transform an audience’s worldview.
In the Udemy course “Acumen Presents: Chris Anderson on Public Speaking” you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to use public speaking to share powerful ideas. Whether you are an entrepreneur pitching a company, a nonprofit professional making a fundraising request, or teacher looking to captivate your students, this course will help you become a powerful public speaker capable of leaving a lasting impression.
Acumen Presents: Chris Anderson on Public Speaking – Course Content
The Head of TED, Chris Anderson, will walk you through real life examples of TED Talks that worked and also share firsthand stories of mistakes to avoid. You’ll get a series of worksheets and exercises to plan your own talk that draw from Chris’ latest book TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking. After completing this course, you’ll be ready to structure your own talk and deliver it memorably to an audience.
The course comprises 23 lectures organized into the following four sections:
- Section 1: The Key Elements of Powerful Public Speaking
- Section 2: 5 Tools for Successful Talks
- Section 3: How to Banish Your Fears of Public Speaking & Successfully Rehearse
- Section 4: Why Public Speaking Matters More Than Ever
Summary of Main Course Features
- Instructed by: +Acumen Courses and Chris Anderson
- Lectures: 23
- Length: 1 hour
- Skill Level: All Levels
- Lifetime access
- 30 day money back guarantee!
- Available on iOS and Android
- Certificate of Completion