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Tuesday
Dec202011

Tips to Top Table Topics

Keep these tips in mind when preparing for answering Table Topics, impromptu speaking, speaking off-the-cuff:

Prepare

Listen

  • Listen to the question
  • Frame your answer (Thesis-Point-Point)

Deliver

  • Be positive
  • Be self-assured
  • Smile
  • Open with power
  • Exaggerate
  • Be enthusiastic
  • Use humour
  • Narrate the mental movie
  • Be a character in the mental movie
  • End with the big bang

Craig Senior

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