Impromptu speech is a kind of speech on which is delivered without any previous preparation. It usually used to object and refuse the ideas that are presented from people on the other side of faced situation. This kind of speech actually usually used in court during a trial or even during business meetings. And it could be using on personal life on some unusual situation that need someone to lead it and teach people how to react on. However, Impromptu speech is not just way of talking and presenting ideas, it is actually a skill that we must learn and practice it to gain it because not everyone can give an Impromptu Speech or have the courage to do it, especially that it is considered as a form of Public Speaking. In that sense, there various tips and strategies to learn and improve this skill. The coming lines will be mentioning some them.
First of all, giving an Impromptu Speech is a skill that requires lot of effort to gain and one of the most effective ways to get yourself ready for it in unexpected situations is to get as much as you can of information related to your expected speech topics. This could be achieved by a lot of researches in your interests area, depending on your environment, is it business negotiation or trial that need to have backup plans to use evidences, etc. Furthermore, you also can rely on reading books, magazines, newspapers or even some statistics that can support your argument during your speech.
Secondly, as we know that Impromptu Speech usually comes in unexpected dates or situations, it requires previous practice to deliver a valuable speech during a short time according to the situation you are in. In that sense, I provide having partner, stopwatch device during practicing and a list topic to train on. The stopwatch device is to measure your performance on how much time you spend to deliver your idea or message to the audience. And the partner to help give you some expected feedbacks about your performance on each attempt. In addition, you should take in considering these mainly questions that you base and measure your speech on : What is your delivered message? Did you convince the audience or your partner)? Was your voice and pronunciation clear? Was your message understood and delivered? Do you still have some points to improves and focus more on?. These questions must be questioned by your partner and you can answer it together in order to get a better understanding about your performance during the speech.
Thirdly and finally, during practice you could forget some points on which you are working on and you cannot get back to the past to check the forgotten points. In that sense, we can use one preferable tips which is recording yourself by phone camera and watch the videos to make sure of you need to focus on. In addition, if you are practicing it will help you to measure yourself and your performing progress during practicing.To conclude, there are other effective ways to develop your Impromptu Speech which the lines won’t fit us to mention all of them. However, there is fact that we should consider about Impromptu Speech it is really a compulsory skill that we can categorize it as one of the soft skills. This latest has becomes the employment market request nowadays.