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I felt intense pressure before I did my TEDx talk - but I'm very glad I did it. Here's what I learned
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# Opinion

I felt intense pressure before I did my TEDx talk - but I'm very glad I did it. Here's what I learned

Sep 7th 2019, 9:30 AM 19,204 Views 8 Comments

I delivered my talk with my legs shaking – but I managed it in one take, writes Tony Duffin.

Dry mouth, sweaty hands: Why do people hate public speaking?
# Science Of Confidence
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# Science Of Confidence

Dry mouth, sweaty hands: Why do people hate public speaking?

Nov 11th 2017, 9:30 PM 19,751 Views 18 Comments

It’s something a lot of us are afraid of.

Be silly, have fun and don't worry what you look like
# Improv Diary
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# Improv Diary

Be silly, have fun and don't worry what you look like

Mar 19th 2016, 8:00 PM 20,540 Views 14 Comments

Silence that inner giraffe – or whoever tells you to stay quiet.

Public speaking can be nerve-wracking. Here's some tips on how to do it well
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# Column

Public speaking can be nerve-wracking. Here's some tips on how to do it well

Feb 29th 2016, 8:30 AM 850 Views 10 Comments

There will be some new people in the Dáil soon, so they might need some advice on speaking to a large crowd.

It's week six and we're running the gauntlet
# Improv Diary
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# Improv Diary

It's week six and we're running the gauntlet

Feb 20th 2016, 8:00 PM 14,243 Views 7 Comments

…And looking at how long-form improv can make us better listeners.

'I used to have a fear of public speaking -- now I make a living from it'
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# Interview

'I used to have a fear of public speaking -- now I make a living from it'

Jun 20th 2015, 10:00 AM 20,687 Views 8 Comments

Gerry Duffy chats to The42 about goal-setting, motivation and overcoming phobias.

Jonny Wilkinson delivering a bilingual equivalent of the Inches speech is worth your time
# Words Of Wilko
From The42
# Words Of Wilko

Jonny Wilkinson delivering a bilingual equivalent of the Inches speech is worth your time

Nov 8th 2014, 9:47 AM 14,139 Views 10 Comments

Let the Toulon-Wilkinson love-in continue!

7 incredible speeches that will inspire you to better things
# Inspiring Ideas
# Inspiring Ideas

7 incredible speeches that will inspire you to better things

Apr 26th 2014, 9:30 AM 35,535 Views 18 Comments

In need of a little motivation? Look no further.

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*
# Banned
# Banned

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*

Mar 11th 2014, 9:42 AM 4,095 Views 2 Comments

*It’s not official. But it made us laugh anyway.

You'll know you were a Speech and Drama kid if...
# The Rain In Spain
# The Rain In Spain

You'll know you were a Speech and Drama kid if...

Dec 29th 2013, 3:00 PM 3,622 Views 2 Comments

This, that, these and those, Thursday comes and then it goes.

Column: There's an art to public speaking – Enda should stick to these simple guidelines
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Column: There's an art to public speaking – Enda should stick to these simple guidelines

Sep 23rd 2013, 7:00 AM 164 Views 41 Comments

Enda Kenny is under pressure to step up to the plate after Micheál Martin accepted an invitation to a head-to-head debate on the Seanad referendum. Our Taoiseach could use a crash course in communications and presentation training, writes Rory Egan.

Welcome to Dublin, Whoopi Goldberg
# TCD
# TCD

Welcome to Dublin, Whoopi Goldberg

Sep 19th 2012, 3:01 PM 9,812 Views 14 Comments

Goldberg and actor Hugh Laurie are in town to address The Phil at Trinity College Dublin.

Why are Whoopi Goldberg and Hugh Laurie in Dublin?
# Freshers
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# Freshers

Why are Whoopi Goldberg and Hugh Laurie in Dublin?

Sep 16th 2012, 7:45 AM 10,019 Views 4 Comments

The actors are part of the Trinity College Dublin society The Phil’s line-up for Freshers’ Week.

My favourite speech: Socialist Party TD Clare Daly
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# Famous Words

My favourite speech: Socialist Party TD Clare Daly

Aug 26th 2012, 5:00 PM 8,335 Views 54 Comments

Continuing our summer series on TheJournal.ie of public figures’ favourite speeches, Socialist Party TD for Dublin North Clare Daly picks one of Ireland’s best known trade union leaders.