Communicating Effectively Worksheet
Answer the following questions, using information from this week’s readings. Respond to each question in approx. 100 words
1. Briefly describe characteristics of public speaking that distinguish it from other types of speech.
2. What is the difference between hearing and listening? What are some techniques you could employ to improve your listening skills?
3. Compare methods for delivering oral presentations. What are the benefits and drawbacks of each?
4. What are some ways to use your voice and body effectively when giving an oral presentation? In which areas do you need to improve?