By Jennifer Luna, from The New Social Worker
Regardless of what type of social work you practice, professional presentation skills are a must. Yet, 75% of people are afraid of public speaking. For most people, public speaking is an acquired skill, not an innate gift. Developing your presentation skills can increase opportunities for you to share your expertise, enhance your leadership ability, and increase the positive influence you can have on others.
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