Discussion and Public Speaking Anxiety

Post your introductory information.Post the following to the discussion board:Your nameBrief backgroundYour professionWhat you hope to gain from this courseThink about an instance (or several instances) when you were extremely anxious and nervous about having to make a public presentation. This presentation could be a formal speech, an oral report, introducing someone to a group, or even simply speaking up in a group.What steps did you take to decrease your apprehension?What worked? What did not work?