Grab Attention

Tips inspired by the book, “How to Speak so People Listen: Grab Their Attention and Get Your Message Heard” by Mike Clayton.

How to speak. So people listen. One Minute Tips. People will listen when you grab their attention. And your first opportunity to grab people’s attention is when you enter the room. Whether it’s a meeting room, or a large auditorium filled with people will first step is to use your power pause. As you enter the room, stop for a moment. Then, grab people’s attention by surveying the room, catching people’s eyes and making them wait until you’re ready to speak. And step three is positive relaxation. Make sure your posture is upright. Make sure you breathe easily. And gradually relax into that posture so that you’re ready to grab people’s attention to enhance them and to make them listen