Best 16 Quotes & Tweets on Public speaking

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1

What can you write that no one else can write? Write that. What can you say that no one else can say? Say that. What can you build that no one else can build? Build that.

Sahil Lavingia

Sahil Lavingia

@shl

2

Three skills that pay lifetime dividends: • Being able to effectively sell • Being able to effectively write • Being able to effectively public speak

Matthew Kobach

Matthew Kobach

@mkobach

3

On public speaking: know your subject cold, eliminate inner monologue, & speak truth. Hear your own words at the same time as the listeners.

Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant

@naval

4

Top three life skills everyone should learn: • How to be an effective writer • How to speak confidently in public • How to be a persuasive salesperson

Matthew Kobach

Matthew Kobach

@mkobach

5

Write like you speak. Then improve how well you speak.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

6

Most speak, few build.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

7

Public speaking tip: Get to the point faster

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

8

Writing every day is the best way to become a better public speaker. Talking about things you’ve already written about it easy, and your ideas will be so well-structured that people will call you a genius.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

9

If you want to make a living on the Internet, invent a name for what you do. Build expertise. Find your unique perspective. Coin your own term. Then, tell the world about it.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

10

How to develop your voice: Speak. Learn. Speak better.

Matthew Kobach

Matthew Kobach

@mkobach

11

Language is leverage: Think clearly, write clearly. Write clearly, speak clearly. There few investments with better returns than improving your ability to communicate.

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher

12

People reveal themselves in throwaway comments, when they’re talking but not thinking about what they’re saying

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

13

Free online course ideas: 1) Productivity training: Use powerful software to help people save HOURS per week. 2) Public speaking: Such an important skill, but it scares people. 3) Career moves: Community & accountability for challenging job searches. All big opportunities.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

14

Public speaking online: Open an app. Press record. Public speaking in-person: Pick a date, book a flight, reserve a room, sell tickets, buy microphone equipment, test your audio, hire an event planner, order catering, go on stage, speak, drive to the airport, fly home.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

15

Speaking at a conference is a form of highly visible, legible social capital. Many people overestimate the economic leverage of it, which is IMHO relatively low for non-professional speakers.

Patrick McKenzie

Patrick McKenzie

@patio11

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Even when you're excited about the talk, preparing a conference presentation is still the closest thing to homework since graduating for me.

DHH

DHH

@dhh