‘Spice Up Your Speaking Presentations’ Gets New Marketing Push

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James Ocque’s reference book helps to improve speech preparation, presentation

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I want people to know that they can overcome their fear and nervousness of speaking and become an effective speaker.

James Ocque has mentored and given educational presentations to individuals that were interested in improving their speaking presentations. He has enjoyed this and would like to share it with others. It prompted him in writing “Spice Up Your Speaking Presentations” (published by AuthorHouse).

Published in June of 2011, this reference book is intended for those who want to improve their public speaking or for those that have given presentations and want to make their next public speaking more effective. It presents material on where to look for a presentation topic; it discusses presentation structures and types; it identifies speakers’ mechanics, reasons to incorporate audio/visuals; and knowing the audience.

“I want people to know that they can overcome their fear and nervousness of speaking and become an effective speaker,” Ocque says. The material contained in this book will help you improve your speech preparation, but practice will make the presentation come alive for your audience. The material presented in this book is not new; it contains no magic formula or secret keys to success. It is condensed so that you may read it quickly and reread it as necessary.”

“Spice Up Your Speaking Presentations” is a primer for public speaking. It is intended to help guide individuals who are new to public speaking or to serve as a refresher for those who speak infrequently. The information has been gathered from Ocque’s speaking at toastmaster clubs, speaking before organizational meetings, attending seminars and teaching public speaking to potential toastmaster members.

“Spice Up Your Speaking Presentations”
By James Ocque
Softcover | 6 x 9in | 84 pages | ISBN 9781463405366
E-Book | 84 pages | ISBN 9781463401658
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
James Ocque has varied experiences making presentations. His presentation activities include speaking at Toastmasters International Clubs and training sessions for over 20 years, mentoring new Toastmaster members, serving as a lay pastor, speaking at technical conferences and making presentations to community organizations. His speaking experience includes informative presentations to company management, persuasive sermons at church, motivational presentation to community clubs and organizations and technical presentations at seminars. These experiences have given him insight into the different types of skills required for the various types of presentations. His audiences have been varied enabling him to assess the effectiveness of different presentation techniques. He received an associate’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Johns Hopkins University.

AuthorHouse, an Author Solutions, Inc. self-publishing imprint, is a leading provider of book publishing, marketing, and bookselling services for authors around the globe and offers the industry’s only suite of Hollywood book-to-film services. Committed to providing the highest level of customer service, AuthorHouse assigns each author personal publishing and marketing consultants who provide guidance throughout the process. Headquartered in Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse celebrated 15 years of service to authors in Sept. 2011.For more information or to publish a book visit authorhouse.com or call 1-888-519-5121. For the latest, follow @authorhouse on Twitter.

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