Tameem Al Shawaf is a Public Speaking, Communications and PR coach. He graduated with a BA in Public Relations and an MA in Mass Communication from the Illinois State University, USA. He relocated to Abu Dhabi and worked in content development for the film and TV production company, Image Nation, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Media Company. He then moved to Ireland where he obtained a second MA from the Media and International Conflict Program at the University College, Dublin in 2015. Tameem returned to Lebanon where he taught a number of courses in media, public speaking and English at Haigazian University and Phoenicia University. He joined Proper Words in 2017 as a Director of Communications.
Public Speaking Workshop’s Program
A. Importance of Public Speaking + Activities
Why is it important?
How is it powerful?
Difference between public speaking and conversations
Non-Verbal Delivery (Body Language)
Analyzing good and bad speeches
B.Public Speaking and dealing with anxiety + Activities
What is public speaking apprehension?
What do you do to make yourself less anxious?
Ways to deal with nervousness
Embracing the opportunity to speak
C. Public Speaking and the importance of storytelling +Activities
What is storytelling? How is it helpful?
What does it consist of?
Storytelling in digital media
Storytelling verbally (Beginning, Middle, End structure)
D. Ethics and Public Speaking +Activities
What are ethics? How are they involved in public speaking?
What makes a good speaker?
Plagiarism and importance of citation
E. How to write informative and persuasive speeches (format and proper structure)
How do you choose a topic?
Difference between informative speech and a persuasive speech