Why do People Fear Public Speaking?

According to a recent Gallup Poll Survey, Forty-five percent of Americans said they feared speaking in public. Over the past twenty years the fear of Public Speaking remains high. I argue that Most people will never take a public speaking course, yet it is a quintessential for all aspects of life.

What a valuable opportunity that we have to perfect this skill together.

Why People Fear Public Speaking?

  1. Looking Foolish (judgment)
  2. Fear of Making Mistakes
  3. Forgetting or Freezing of Memory