It is my first book on Public speaking . Tony Guthrie has presented material in really lucid manner without going into too much of details . The book provides reader with actionable steps which can be learned and followed pretty easily . Besides , by learning lessons given in this book ,one can significantly increase his confidence in public dealing in general which is critical aspect of career growth and fruitful life. Book provides links to other popular and detailed resources like Brian Tracy’s Speak to Win Tom Antion’s Wake’em Up Business Presentations . Video links in between the book keeps reader engaged in lessons . A must read if you’re going to deliver a public speech sooner and want to get prepared quickly .