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  1. INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    I have this issue where I tighten my jaw when I go up to present, and I start talking really strangely and it feels like I'm vomiting words out of my mouth (I'm sure it sounds that way too) I also stutter like hell and CANNOT take my eyes of whatever paper I'm reading. The only thing I pride...
  2. INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    Hey there, So at the moment I'm currently writing a speech based on 'Pre-Raphaelite poetry' (wow so interesting) for my advanced English class, and came across the thought that public speaking should most certainly not be a forced event in schools. Why is it that kids are forced to stand in...
  3. ENFJ Forum - The Givers
    So I was wondering if this is a problem to anyone else. Personally I have no issues when talking in informal situations but when it comes to presentations, job interviews etc. I tend to freeze. I've been wondering why is it and come to the conclusion that it might be 'cause I'm a perfectionist...
  4. What's my personality type?
    I always face the problem of speaking publicly as it makes me feel anxious. Now, I am afraid that this may lead to some problem in my career. Please suggest some ways to get rid of it.
  5. Intro
    Well, that is certainly a poor excuse for a subject line. Hello, I'm knightingling. I have been lurking on Personality Cafe for a while and I found the discussions really interesting and engaging. Now, a little introduction. I've always known myself to be an introvert since I was younger...
  6. INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    Hey there! Just wondering about your experiences with public speaking, as I have a huge activity of this kind in a couple of weeks and I have no idea whether I'll do well or not( 15 minutes talk). I've given speeches before, but they were pretty short and with a familiar audience. Needless to...
  7. Myers Briggs Forum
    So what would be the best type for public speaking, second to none, and what types would follow? What about the opposite, those that would really have a hard time communicating to the masses?