Many people have a fear of public speaking or are insecure about their ability to give a successful presentation. In Talk Like TED: The 9 Public Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds (audiobook), best-selling author and public speaking coach Carmine Gallo explores what makes a great presentation by examining the widely acclaimed TED Talks, which have redefined the elements of a successful presentation and have now become the gold standard for public speaking. TED – which stands for Technology, Entertainment, and Design – brings together the leading thinkers from around the world. These are the presentations that set the globe on fire, and the techniques that top speakers on TED use will make any presentation more dynamic, fire up any team, and give anyone the confidence to overcome their fear of public speaking. Ideas are the currency of the 21st century. Hence, in order to succeed, you need to be able to sell your ideas persuasively. This ability is the single greatest skill that will help you accomplish your dreams. In this audiobook, Carmine Gallo has broken down hundreds of TED talks and interviewed the most popular TED presenters, as well as the top researchers in the fields of communications, psychology, and neuroscience to reveal the 9 secrets of all successful TED presentations. Gallo’s step-by-step approach makes it possible for anyone to deliver a presentation that is persuasive, engaging, and memorable. Carmine Gallo’s best-seller Talk Like TED (audio book) will give anyone who is insecure about their public speaking abilities the tools to communicate the ideas that matter most to them, the confidence to deliver the talk of their lives and the skill to win over hearts and minds. The opinions expressed by Carmine Gallo in Talk Like TED: The 9 Public Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds audiobook are his personal/own. This audio book is NOT sponsored, endorsed, or authorized by TED® Conferences, LLC, or any of its affiliates. This book is read by the author himself.
“I found [Gallo’s] audio book compelling and educational, and I’m now ready to shorten and reformat my speeches.” ― INC
“Appealing and lively… the audiobook draws on current brain science to explain what wins over, and fires up, an audience — and what doesn’t.” ―Fortune
“The premise of this audiobook, that TED talks provide great examples and lessons, is a magnificent insight. Then Carmine’s execution of this premise is even better. This audio book will make you a much better speaker.” ― Guy Kawasaki, former chief evangelist of Apple and author of APE: Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur
“Communications guru Gallo draws on the power of these [TED Talks] to reveal the secrets of effective public speaking… The result is a dynamic work focused on storytelling, filled with examples from TED Talks, including those given by notables like Bill Gates… The audiobook is sure to be a hit with anyone who wants to be more a successful communicator.” ―Publishers Weekly (Pick of the Week, Starred Review)