ISBN 9788129120168,How Leaders Speak: Essential Rules For Engaging And Inspiring Others

How Leaders Speak: Essential Rules For Engaging And Inspiring Others


Jim Gray


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788129120168

ISBN-10 812912016X


Number of Pages 288 Pages
Language (English)


Senior executives, professionals, politicians, entrepreneurs, and educators are increasingly being evaluated by how well they speak. They are judged on their presentation skills, their body language, and the confidence they exude. In todays communication-obsessed age, the ability to address others effectively has become the essential measure of a leader. How leaders Speak presents the five keys to impressive public speaking: preparation, certainty, passion, engagement, and commitment. It is a personal handbook for planning and conducting presentations that will engage and inspire others, and provides a host of tips on topics ranging from overcoming nervousness to handling difficult questions from listeners. How Leaders Speak is about finding the leader in you. About the Author Jim Gray is a leading speaker, communication skills coach, and media strategist. For more than twenty years he has conducted focused and practical sessions on media and presentation skills with senior executives, physicians, and public figures throughout Canada and the United States. A regular contributor to The Globe and Mail, he writes on communicating effectively. Gray lives in Toronto