Public speaking is one of the greatest fears a person can have. One organization is dedicated to helping people overcome that fear. NewsChannel 11's Suleika Acosta spent the morning talking with Toastmasters about their organization.
There are 8 Toastmaster clubs in Lubbock. The international organization helps members become better communicators in business and public settings.
Members offer these tips to help overcome the fear of speaking in public.
keep your speech simple
practice in front of mirror
make eye contact
take deep breaths before speaking
For more information on Lubbock Toastmasters, visit (click here).