Who is Janek Tuttar
Public speaking practitioner, lecturer and writer
My name is Janek Tuttar, and I am the founder and author of SpeakAndConquer.com. Among many other things, I have also created pieces on public speaking for Estonian Äripäev portals.
I have been teaching public speaking at Estonian Entrepreneurship University of Applied Sciences since spring 2007.
Since my students have nominated me as the best lecturer throughout the years (most recently in 2020), I believe I am good at what I do.
I am a Master of Social Sciences in Communication Management. My Master’s thesis was dedicated to the fear of public speaking.
Here, I am sharing the wisdom of how to cope in different public speaking situations.
Read my latest posts about public speaking
The usual situation when giving a speech is this – the closer you get to starting, the harder your heart beats. Breathing becomes more and more difficult, and it feels as if someone is
There are lots of public speaking related books that have a chapter about “how to use humor in a speech.” Also, most of them suggest that you “start with a joke.” Of course, it
Delivering an informative speech seems somehow easier than giving a big sales pitch or giving a speech at a conference. There are all sorts of speeches in the world that seem difficult (persuasive, impromptu,