Dale Carnegie and Joseph Berg Esenwein’s The Art of Public Speaking will teach you to use your voice and gestures effectively, cultivate and exude real confidence, and convert listeners to your cause. Whether you’re making a toast, debating in town hall, leading a business meeting, or presenting in front of a classroom, this essential guide’s tried-and-true methods will prepare you for the big moment. You will understand the impact of a change in pitch, the power of a pause, and the importance of “practice, practice, practice.”
Brimming with exercises in every chapter and legendary speeches to be used as study aids, this internationally recognized classic—first published in 1915—has helped generations free themselves from stage fright and become dynamic speakers.
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Revised edition: Previously published as The Art of Public Speaking, this edition of The Art of Public Speaking (AmazonClassics Edition) includes editorial revisions.