The Great Speech Podcast with Kolarele Sonaike

Ep. 6: How to be funny in a speech (when you're not that funny in real life)

May 07, 2019 Kolarele Sonaike Season 1 Episode 6
The Great Speech Podcast with Kolarele Sonaike
Ep. 6: How to be funny in a speech (when you're not that funny in real life)
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The Great Speech Podcast with Kolarele Sonaike
Ep. 6: How to be funny in a speech (when you're not that funny in real life)
May 07, 2019 Season 1 Episode 6
Kolarele Sonaike

Are you funny?

Don't beat yourself up if you're not. Humour is definitely the hardest thing to get right.

In this episode, we explore what it means to be funny and how effective humour can be for public speaking. We'll talk about the mechanics of a good joke and what mistakes to avoid when trying to be funny in a speech.

I'll even reveal the world's funniest joke...apparently!

Read up on the topic here https://www.greatspeech.co/funny-speech/ and download my free checklist: 12 Dos & Don'ts of how to be funny in a speech. https://kolarele.leadpages.co/leadbox/147066373f72a2%3A10b072f73b46dc/5684793748488192/

And I’ve got a FREE LIVE WEBINAR coming up: “How to become an outstanding public speaker even if you are not a natural performer and without being overwhelmed by fear” https://www.greatspeech.co/webinar/


And, as always, thanks to Jaz Kahina https://www.instagram.com/jazkahina/?hl=en for the intro rap




Enjoy!


Show Notes

Are you funny?

Don't beat yourself up if you're not. Humour is definitely the hardest thing to get right.

In this episode, we explore what it means to be funny and how effective humour can be for public speaking. We'll talk about the mechanics of a good joke and what mistakes to avoid when trying to be funny in a speech.

I'll even reveal the world's funniest joke...apparently!

Read up on the topic here https://www.greatspeech.co/funny-speech/ and download my free checklist: 12 Dos & Don'ts of how to be funny in a speech. https://kolarele.leadpages.co/leadbox/147066373f72a2%3A10b072f73b46dc/5684793748488192/

And I’ve got a FREE LIVE WEBINAR coming up: “How to become an outstanding public speaker even if you are not a natural performer and without being overwhelmed by fear” https://www.greatspeech.co/webinar/


And, as always, thanks to Jaz Kahina https://www.instagram.com/jazkahina/?hl=en for the intro rap




Enjoy!