5 Ways to Liven Your Audience: Has a boring speaker ever put you to sleep? Your head begins to nod as you fight off the urge to slip mercifully into the Land of the Z’s. Or has your mind ever wandered during someone’s dull presentation? Although you appear to listen intently, what you are really thinking about are the million tasks waiting for you at home.S ure, this has happened to all of us, more than we would like to admit. However, don’t let it happen to you when you are the speaker.
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