Humans breathe without thinking, which makes thinking about breathing a challenge. This segment covers breathing techniques that can add power to your voice.
- So I'm intrigued by several of the things you said there … in terms of, well, first let's get to the how. … So if you breathe right, you're going to address a lot … of these on in one fell swoop. … So what does breathing right consist of and how do we do it? … - That comes from recognizing that as we breathe … there's a way that we can breathe that lets us take in … a nice whole breath of air and then exhale while speaking … on the breath. … And it's a difficult concept for a lot of people … to think of initially but once they get the hang of it … it's essentially exhaling while you're speaking … so that your breath projects your words forward … as opposed to having them fall back into your throat. … And that's a particular technique that I have videos … that walk people through. … - And okay, interesting. … Exhaling while you're speaking. … I'm thinking about it right now, oh and as I'm doing it. … - You're doing it as well. … I can hear it. … But a lot of people hold their breath while they're speaking …
This course was created by Pete Mockaitis of How to Be Awesome at Your Job. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.