It doesn’t matter if you’re in a management meeting, staff meeting, making a presentation or giving a key note address at your local Chamber of Commerce. When people in the audience are more interested in Uncle Charlie’s emails than listening to you, the problem isn’t bad manners. It’s about not connecting with your audience and not holding their attention.
So here is The Creative Concepts Group’s 5 secrets to keep people from checking emails when you speak. Learn the 5 secrets to be a great speaker. To captivate the audience, have them nodding their heads in agreement, generating applause or even creating a buzz in the room when you make a point – even if they’re disagreeing with you.