PACE & PAUSE – 6 Strategies for speaking under pressure.
Updated: Nov 2, 2018
In the last few weeks I have trained three groups at various stages of their career in business: from school leavers, to graduates, to successful leaders. All three cohorts placed the desire to control the speed of speech delivery, and to use pause, in their top three of communication skills needs.
Let’s have a closer look at why people speak fast when under pressure – and how to fix it.