Preparing your voice for speaking

article09It’s the day of an important presentation. Your slides are ready and you know what you want to say. Hold on, isn’t there something you’re forgetting? What about your vocal care?

You may not be performing at Wembley or on Broadway, but it’s still important to take care of the musical instrument we all have – our voice.

Through years of experience in amateur dramatics and Toastmasters International, Christina Hession has developed six top tips to prepare your voice for speaking, whether for a major work presentation, presenting a conference paper or delivering a wedding speech.

  1. Drink more water: That dry throat may not be as a result of nerves. Perhaps, you’re dehydrated, which will affect all the lubrication systems in your...

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