OVERCOME THE FEAR OF PUBLIC SPEAKING

If you found the 19-min video above useful, wait till you watch the full course.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • ZPractical methods to manage physiological symptoms: Racing heartbeat, going blank, sweating, etc.
  • ZOvercome negative thinking: Fear of being judged, forgetting, stammering
  • ZNervous because of your content? 20+ lessons on being more impressive and engaging
  • ZCovers formal and social situations, from expressions to storytelling to cracking interviews
  • ZOption to get 1-to-1 online coaching with Animesh

COURSE PLANS AND PRICING

DETAILED COURSE CURRICULUM

PART 1: Speaking Fearlessly - Overcoming Shyness or Nervousness

  • Is it possible to transform into a great speaker?
  • Self-Evaluation: Diagnose your challenges first
  • Embracing the anxiety: Re-evaluating the nervousness
  • The Dialogue: Get Ready to Conquer your Fear!
  • Fear of Forgetting: “What if I forget?”
  • Control the “What If” questions; manage Negative Thinking
  • Fear of Being Judged: “What will people think?”
  • Nervous because of Language? “My English is weak!”
  • Anxiety related to answering impromptu questions
  • “I speak well but still get nervous!” For the good speakers who face anxiety:
  • Dealing with Panic in a High-Stakes situation
  • Solve the anxiety to rush through it, get off stage, and end sooner
  • Does Anxiety make you want to Escape the situation?
  • Problem with Stammering or Mispronouncing?
  • Managing Nervousness in the Body (controlling heartbeat, shivering, etc.)
  • Overcome Nervousness: Challenge yourself; use Anger as a tactic
  • Overcome Nervousness: 4 tactics of using Humour
  • Bonus: Conquering Interview anxiety

PART 2: Speaking Powerfully - Maximising Engagement

  • Conversational-Skills: Greetings + Small Talk
  • Introducing yourself – Formal and Informal Situations
  • Body Language Part 1 – while seated
  • Body Language Part 2 – while standing
  • Creating Powerful Content – Formal and Informal Situations
  • Maximise Engagement and speak on ANY topic
  • Storytelling: The Key to Speaking Powerfully
  • Storytelling – Assignment 5
  • Body Language Part 3 – Expressions and Emphasis
  • Body Language Part 4 – Active Listening
  • Being Concise and Speaking To-The-Point
  • How to Describe People and Emotions
  • Creating Powerful Speeches: Starting impactfully
  • Creating Powerful Speeches: Concluding impactfully
  • Handling Questions and Difficult Audience Members
  • Preparing Strategically, to succeed on stage
  • Visual Appeal and Creating Slides
  • Advanced Speeches – Assignment
  • Mastery in Public Speaking – Assignment

Bonus: Mastering Interviews and Interview Anxiety

  • Overall Style & Body Language
  • Small Talk & Pre-Interview chit-chat
  • Introducing yourself: “Tell us about yourself”
  • Strengths + “Why should you be hired?”
  • The Weaknesses
  • Answering Behavioural or HR questions
  • Dealing with Tricky or “Impossible” questions
  • How to Control the Interview!
  • “Do you have questions for us?”
  • Turning a bad interview around: Last-resort strategy
  • Important! How to prepare to master your interviews
  • Conquering Interview Anxiety
  • Assignment: Feedback or LIVE Mock Interview!

ABOUT ANIMESH GUPTA

Animesh is a Specialist in Psychology from University of Toronto, and an MBA from NMIMS, Mumbai. He has 12 years of experience in training and coaching, having worked with 25+ leading companies like Deloitte, Adobe, HUL, etc.

His most prestigious work has been with the United Nations in Denmark, Sri Lanka, and pan-India. He was also the youngest trainer in all of UNICEF, worldwide.

His TEDx talk on YouTube is one of the most popular videos on Public Speaking. Read more…

client reviews

Ajay Saindansing

India

You introduced me to the skills I didn’t know I was capable of getting. When I joined the course I wasn’t expecting many changes. Thanks for helping me overcome the fears I had since childhood.

Pam Goodwin

USA

I was finally able to get the fear out of my head. I received excellent reviews [for my presentation]. I didn’t feel nervous at all and felt like a rock star. All because of you you changed my thinking and my life. Thank you!!

Ani Khandekar

India

Thank you Animesh! Your passionate energy impressed me. I am glad I selected you versus all the other trainers I had spoken to. In short I managed to achieve what I had in mind!

Kim Lane

United Kingdom

Animesh Gupta you have given me such inspiration. Your video has made me more confident along with giving me tools to manage my feelings. Many thanks!

Dipali Sanghavi

India

I realised that I was underestimating myself, and that I’m a lot better at Public Speaking than I thought. Thank you for the boost in my confidence.

We spend blindly on academics, but little on our Communication-Skills.
Isn’t that the biggest mistake of our career?

Frequently asked questions

Are all your courses online?

Yes, we offer everything online.

Requirements for this course: Age and Language?

You must be at least 14 years old.
It’s NOT necessary that you speak English, but you must be able to UNDERSTAND English – since all the material and videos are in English.
For coaching option, you must either speak English or Hindi.
Please note that this course is NOT to brush up your English. It’s not a spoken English course to improve your fluency or vocabulary.

Is the coaching program flexible? What if I'm unavailable in between?

All plans are flexible, and you control the pace. You can use the hours as per your availability. The 1 month plan is a bit more fast-paced, but in the longer plans, you can skip few weeks in between or have multiple sessions in a week… however you want. 

EMI? Discounts? Refund policy? GST?

EMI/Installment:
EMI is available when you’re checking out using your credit card – most major credit cards allow the EMI. For Installment options – please call for more details.

Is there any discount?:
There are no discounts. People sometimes ask why this course is more expensive than other courses they’ve seen. It’s the same reason why we prefer to go to some doctors we trust, even though they are more expensive.

Refunds:
We have the following refund policy on all coaching plans (starting from 1 month): You can cancel the program any time for any reason, and you get 70% money back on the coaching fee, minus the pro-rated hours used up in coaching. Please read/contact us for a full list of refund terms.

Prices are all inclusive, and no extra taxes will be applicable.

Do the courses expire? When/how can I schedule the coaching session?

The online course has a validity of 6 months. However, if you’ve opted for a trial session, you must use it within 3 months of enrolling.

You can schedule the sessions at your preferred day/time – Mondays to Sundays, 9am to 9pm, IST.
It is advisable that you first start going through some of the course content yourself, before you schedule the session.

THE BIGGEST GAME-CHANGER

Our own life experience and the scientific data, both tell us that communicating better would improve the quality of our life... faster career growth, stronger interpersonal relationships, greater self-esteem (or lower internal anxiety), etc. Yet, we hardly pay enough time or attention to it, and silently accept the consequences. This course is for those who've decided to be proactive and take contol. It is for those who want to achieve more, in career and in life.

OVERCOME THE FEAR OF PUBLIC SPEAKING

If you found the 19-min video above useful, wait till you watch the full course.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • ZManage symptoms like racing heartbeat, going blank, sweating, etc.
  • ZOvercome negative thinking: Fear of being judged, forgetting, stammering
  • ZMake your content engaging and powerful
  • ZCovers expressions to storytelling to cracking interviews
  • ZOption to get 1-to-1 online coaching with Animesh

PLANS AND PRICING

Full Course

Access to all videos.

₹ 5,900


  • Access to full course with all the video lessons
  • 20+ lessons on overcoming stage fright: specific concerns related to fear of Stammering, Forgetting, Struggle with Impromptu, etc.
  • 15+ assignments to make your content more engaging, and to communicate powerfully

Course + 1 coaching Session

Includes a 1-to-1 session with Animesh

₹ 9,900


  • Everything in the “Full Course” option
  • Includes an online coaching session for 90-min with Animesh, 1-to-1
  • Discuss any of your upcoming work, feedback on course lessons, etc.
  • Comprehensive evaluation and feedback on the overall way you communicate
  • Understand your current skillset, desired skillset, gaps between the two, and how to achieve your goals

     

Long-Term Coaching Plan

Includes a tailored, long-term coaching plan

₹ 34,000


  • Everything in the “Full Course” option, plus 1-to-1 coaching and constant contact with Animesh

  • Free Consultation to design a program for your goals; EMI option; Cancel/Refund at any time

  • Pick your plan: 1 month, 3, months, 6 months. (Total coaching hours are 8, 16, 24, respectively.)

  • Timing: To be scheduled at your time/day of choice

  • Price of Rs.34000 includes 1 month and 8 hours of coaching. For 3 months and 16 hours, it’s Rs.62,000. For 6 months and 24 hours, it’s Rs.87,000.

DETAILED COURSE CURRICULUM

Part 1: Speaking Fearlessly

  • Is it possible to transform into a great speaker?
  • Self-Evaluation: Diagnose your challenges first
  • Embracing the anxiety: Re-evaluating the nervousness
  • The Dialogue: Get Ready to Conquer your Fear!
  • Fear of Forgetting: “What if I forget?”
  • Control the “What If” questions; manage Negative Thinking
  • Fear of Being Judged: “What will people think?”
  • Nervous because of Language? “My English is weak!”
  • Anxiety related to answering impromptu questions
  • “I speak well but still get nervous!” For the good speakers who face anxiety:
  • Dealing with Panic in a High-Stakes situation
  • Solve the anxiety to rush through it, get off stage, and end sooner
  • Does Anxiety make you want to Escape the situation?
  • Problem with Stammering or Mispronouncing?
  • Managing Nervousness in the Body (controlling heartbeat, shivering, etc.)
  • Overcome Nervousness: Challenge yourself; use Anger as a tactic
  • Overcome Nervousness: 4 tactics of using Humour
  • Bonus: Conquering Interview anxiety

Part 2: Speaking Powerfully

  • Conversational-Skills: Greetings + Small Talk
  • Introducing yourself – Formal and Informal Situations
  • Body Language Part 1 – while seated
  • Body Language Part 2 – while standing
  • Creating Powerful Content – Formal and Informal Situations
  • Maximise Engagement and speak on ANY topic
  • Storytelling: The Key to Speaking Powerfully
  • Storytelling – Assignment 5
  • Body Language Part 3 – Expressions and Emphasis
  • Body Language Part 4 – Active Listening
  • Being Concise and Speaking To-The-Point
  • How to Describe People and Emotions
  • Creating Powerful Speeches: Starting impactfully
  • Creating Powerful Speeches: Concluding impactfully
  • Handling Questions and Difficult Audience Members
  • Preparing Strategically, to succeed on stage
  • Visual Appeal and Creating Slides
  • Advanced Speeches – Assignment
  • Mastery in Public Speaking – Assignment

Bonus: Mastering Interviews

  • Overall Style & Body Language
  • Small Talk & Pre-Interview chit-chat
  • Introducing yourself: “Tell us about yourself”
  • Strengths + “Why should you be hired?”
  • The Weaknesses
  • Answering Behavioural or HR questions
  • Dealing with Tricky or “Impossible” questions
  • How to Control the Interview!
  • “Do you have questions for us?”
  • Turning a bad interview around: Last-resort strategy
  • Important! How to prepare to master your interviews
  • Conquering Interview Anxiety
  • Assignment: Feedback or LIVE Mock Interview!

ABOUT ANIMESH GUPTA

Animesh is a Specialist in Psychology from University of Toronto, and an MBA from NMIMS, Mumbai. He has 12 years of experience in training and coaching, having worked with 25+ leading companies like Deloitte, Adobe, HUL, etc.

His most prestigious work has been with the United Nations in Denmark, Sri Lanka, and pan-India. He was also the youngest trainer in all of UNICEF, worldwide.

His TEDx talk on YouTube is one of the most popular videos on Public Speaking. Read more…

CLIENT REVIEWS

Ajay Saindansing
India

You introduced me to the skills I didn’t know I was capable of getting. When I joined the course I wasn’t expecting many changes. Thanks for helping me overcome the fears I had since childhood.

Pam Goodwin
USA

I was finally able to get the fear out of my head. I received excellent reviews [for my presentation]. I didn’t feel nervous at all and felt like a rock star. All because of you you changed my thinking and my life. Thank you!!

Ani Khandekar
India

Thank you Animesh! Your passionate energy impressed me. I am glad I selected you versus all the other trainers I had spoken to. In short I managed to achieve what I had in mind!

Dipali Sanghavi
India

Thank you Animesh! Your passionate energy impressed me. I am glad I selected you versus all the other trainers I had spoken to. In short I managed to achieve what I had in mind!

Kim Lane
United Kingdom

Animesh Gupta you have given me such inspiration. Your video has made me more confident along with giving me tools to manage my feelings. Many thanks!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Are all your courses online?

Yes, we offer everything online.

Requirements for this course: Age and Language?

You must be at least 13 years old.
It’s NOT necessary that you speak English, but you must be able to UNDERSTAND English – since all the material and videos are in English.
For coaching option, you must either speak English or Hindi.
Please note that this course is NOT to brush up your English. It’s not a spoken English course to improve your fluency or vocabulary.

Is the coaching program flexible? What if I'm unavailable in between?

All plans are flexible, and you control the pace. You can use the hours as per your availability. The 1 month plan is a bit more fast-paced, but in the longer plans, you can skip few weeks in between or have multiple sessions in a week… however you want.

EMI? Discounts? Refund policy? GST?

EMI/Installment:
EMI is available when you’re checking out using your credit card – most major credit cards allow the EMI. For Installment options – please call for more details.

Is there any discount?:
There are no discounts. People sometimes ask why this course is more expensive than other courses they’ve seen. It’s the same reason why we prefer to go to some doctors we trust, even though they are more expensive.

Refunds:
We have the following refund policy on all coaching plans (starting from 1 month): You can cancel the program any time for any reason, and you get 70% money back on the coaching fee, minus the pro-rated hours used up in coaching. Please read/contact us for a full list of refund terms.

Prices are all inclusive, and no extra taxes will be applicable.

Do the courses expire? When/how can I schedule the coaching session?

The online course has a validity of 6 months. However, if you’ve opted for a trial session, you must use it within 3 months of enrolling.

You can schedule the sessions at your preferred day/time – Mondays to Sundays, 9am to 9pm, IST.
It is advisable that you first start going through some of the course content yourself, before you schedule the session.

We spend blindly on academics, but little on our Communication-Skills. Isn't that the biggest mistake of our career?