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Praise for Painless Presentations
"A master class in public speaking."
—Alan Weiss, PhD, author of Million DollarSpeaking and The Consulting Bible
"The equivalent of enrolling in a speaking course in the privacyof your home. Most people who make presentations need a
good roadmap— Lenny Laskowski has prepared one in this comprehensivebook."
—Dr. Tony Alessandra, author of The PlatinumRule and Charisma
"Timeless tools and techniques for successful public speaking.It converts your presentation anxiety into energy.
Acquire, apply,and excel as a great speaker!"
—Professor M. S. Rao, international leadershipconsultant; author of thirteen books, including Soft Leadership:Make
Others Feel More Important
"A very practical book to elevate the quality of the reader'spublic presentations. This book has provided me with
techniquesthat my 25 years of professional speaking experience hasnot."
—Dr. Donald E. Wetmore, professional speaker,Productivity Institute; author of Organizing Your Life andThe Productivity
What happens when you're asked to give a speech, professionallyor personally? If you get nervous, start sweating, and
hope it'sall just a bad dream, you're not alone. Business professionals,students, politicians, and teachers alike all
have encountered theanxiety that comes with public speaking. But PainlessPresentations proves that speaking doesn't have
to be painful,or even stressful. Derived from Lenny Laskowski's 35-year speakingcareer, this book details the tools and
techniques you need toprepare and deliver an effective, dynamic, and engagingpresentation, such as:
* Learn the seven qualities of any effective speaker
* Gather necessary information and materials in advance
* Master the use of visual aids and vocal variety
* Build self-confidence by being yourself
* Handle difficult questions and tough crowds
About the Author
Lenny Laskowski is an internationally known professionalspeaker and the President of LJL Seminars. He specializes
inhelping people make better presentations by delivering workshops,seminars, keynotes, and private coaching to provide
practicaltechniques. Lenny combines his popular coaching style withstep-by-step instruction to guarantee improvements in
the waypeople motivate and appeal to their audiences. For moreinformation, visit www.LJLSeminars.com.