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January 31, 2024 23 mins
How important is it to be aware of filler words when presenting to a live audience, and how can excessive use of filler words affect your credibility In this episode, Kerry Barrett shares insights on reducing filler words and embracing silence for impactful communication. Uncover the science behind reducing filler words and discover ways to become a more confident and effective communicator with Kerry's expert tips. Perfect your presentation game and captivate your audience with ease! Tune in to The Kerry Barrett Show for tips and tricks to level up your public speaking! Timestamped overview 00:00 Minimize filler words for effective public speaking. 06:44 Silence's power in interviews and conversations. 09:30 Ask for feedback, reduce filler word usage. 10:51 Identify filler words and practice speaking without. 16:25 Desensitize to awkwardness, use it powerfully in presentations. 17:50 Ad lib speaking leads to crutch words. 21:19 Embrace silence, harness its power in speaking. LET'S CONNECT ON SOCIAL: Instagram: FB: www. LinkedIn: TikTok: Twitter: Website: Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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