Dec 15, 2020
How do you get rid of fear? Is there a real way to get rid of it
or do you just find a way to deal with it?
Our guest today is an expert on this topic. He is a speaker,
leadership coach, and best selling author with over 19 years of
experience in speaking, leadership development, and organizational
He's known for his authenticity, his humor, and his engaging
presence. Mike specializes in fostering personal and organizational
awareness allowing the audience to personalize his
He's a communication and leadership expert; he works with
executive teams, emerging leaders, nonprofit organizations,
churches and public schools.
What does Mike Acker know about working through
the fear or speaking? Listen to the episode and learn!
- [04:09] Mike helps people speak and share
their stories without the fear of criticism that cripples many
people. What are the most "common excuses" that he hears as people
attribute to their fear of public speaking?
- [05:32] We all know how to speak and
communicate; what else do people need to know in order to
- [06:58] Based on Mike's experience, why aren't
organizations focusing more on developing soft skills, specifically
- [09:31] Why is it that executives tend to not
buy into the whole public speaking presentation in the same way as
they would expect an employee or or manager to?
- [12:28] Mike shares with us the top tip from
his book "Speak With No Fear" that people can begin to do to
eliminate the fear of speaking.
- [15:31] What does Mike believe are some
physical things that one can do as a storyteller, presenter, or
speaking that makes them more interesting and connected to their
- [17:22] Mike shares the most interesting
experience that he has had as a speaker and storyteller.
- [19:39] I decided to join the fun! I also
share one of most interesting (read: embarrassing) experiences I
ever had on stage.
SUBSCRIBE to The RK3 Show On:
Podcasts (leave us a rating, review,
Google Play Music,
- and more!
- Mike Acker's website;
Speak With No Fear: Go from a nervous, nauseated, and sweaty
speaker to an excited, energized, and passionate presenter by
Confidence Formula - create in a way that connects to your
audience and moves them to action;
- FREE 5-day
Signature Story Course;
- podcast(at)robertkennedy3.com - send
your questions and comments;
message - hear your voice on-air!
- Guide on how to leave a
review for The RK3 Show;
- The RK3 Show
Patreon page (Help us keep this show going and get perks.
Be a patron of this show!)