As a Speaking Coach, the most common enquiry I receive goes like this:
Why is this enquiry typical? The words “nervous” and the phrase “especially when I’m not completely prepared”. When you consider that 90% of your public speaking presentation is already determined before you step on to the platform – you have an idea of the importance of preparation. It’s only after you have learnt how to prepare that you can enjoy the 10% - the thrill and the pleasure of presenting.