Lecture 8: Conveying Strength Vocally: Standard American Melody vs Uptalk

One of the most pervasive bad habits in public speaking is uptalk - y'know, like making everything sound like a question? Although occasional uptalk in private speech can convey warmth, it's a habit you want to expunge from public speaking. Instead, use the Standard American Melody. Thanks to my voice teacher Bob Corff for this tip.