Blossom on Public Speaking at TedMed
I'm at TedMed...
And yes there is juicy content, but this morning I'd like do to start another conversation.
Now I have never given a Ted talk. I get it is intense and high pressure and the most horrible thing in the world is to forget your speech. But there has got to be another approach to this.
The IS another approach to this!
What is it about traditional preparation for speaking that makes us turn into strange reciting robots?
What would it take for everyone everywhere to know that perfection is not the most important thing? Being a living breathing person is the most important thing.
And your story can of course still be crafted. But first and foremost, what if we taught people to show up?
Let's talk about public speaking for a sec.