When:

Thu Nov 8 2018, 9:00am–5:00pm

Where: Royal Plaza on Scotts' Lobby, 25 Scotts Road, Orchard Road, Singapore

Restrictions: All ages

Ticket Information:

Listed by: manage

Have you ever been in a situation where you were asked to give a speech at a moment’s notice or asked for your opinion during a meeting or a gathering and you found yourself unprepared?

Join us for this practice-based workshop where you will gain tips and techniques to be more prepared for speaking in spontaneous or impromptu situations. Take away with you a renewed sense of confidence when you get caught in such situations again.

After the workshop, you will be able to:
- recognise spontaneous speaking is a skill that can be learnt
- gain tips to manage your anxiety for delivering a spontaneous speech
- use structured conversations to overcome difficulty in spontaneous speaking
- practice speaking spontaneously

What you will learn
Introduction
- Why spontaneous speaking
- Spontaneous speaking scenarios
- Spontaneous speaking is a conversation, not a test

Overcoming barriers to spontaneous speaking
- Fear of the unplanned is natural
- Be prepared to be unprepared
- Be in the present
- Fun is important

Conversation structure for spontaneous speaking
- The PREP (point, reason, example, point) technique
- The PCR (pro, con, recommendation) technique
- The OSB (opportunity, solution, benefit) technique

Practice

Who Should Attend?
Anyone who would like to acquire the useful skill of speaking confidently when asked to speak in impromptu or spontaneous situations.

Methodology
Participants are guided through practical steps of the topic with a combination of facilitated learning, group discussion and role play.