Laugh With and Learn From the Comics

How to have fun on stage.

Public speakers have much to learn from the experiences of comics. In this article, Gene Perret provides a number of helpful speaking tips from the world of the stand-up comedian, including the following recommendations:

  • Own The Stage
  • Know What You Are Going To Say
  • Respect Your Audience
  • Build Up To Your Message
  • Wait For Your Laughs
  • Don’t Let Them See You Sweat
  • Learn From Others
  • Don’t Take Yourself Too Seriously
  • Speak The Truth
  • Have Fun