The voice of all events, Ankit Shaw has been enthralling the audience with his signature ‘Swagatam’ introduction at every event. He is an emcee, anchor and a lifestyle influencer who has hosted more than 1000 live shows till date, thus setting a benchmark in the industry in less than 3 years. With having worked with some of the biggest brands and names, his drool-worthy looks have made him one of the most stylish emcees in Kolkata.
Few of his notable works include Pro Kabaddi Junior League of Kolkata Chapter and Bhojpuri Cinema Screen and Stage Awards 2019 where he played the perfect host. Since the last 4 years, the 24-year old artist has been rigorously working in the TV industry with Zee TV, Sahara India, Taaza TV among other channels.
Here are the 5 Powerful Public Speaking tips:
- Never Settle For Less
Being a Public Speaker it’s more than that in the first place. The audience judges you every second you are on stage. Never be satisfied with what you have done, always desire for enhancing your content and stage presence. Keep hustling and working every inch, length and breadth of yourself. As a Public Speaker one needs to make bucket lists, make plans accordingly and try to achieve those plans. Satisfaction is Ultimate!!
- Remember You Are A Professional
Sometimes we forget that once we enter the venue till we leave we are professional artists and need to act accordingly. No work is more or less, accuracy is the key. To proceed ahead in professional career always focus on how you want your profile to look in front of the clients and audience. We are already selling and pitching our profile for Years to come so act Professionally.
- Content Is The King
Do you know if you don’t look good, don’t wear good outfits, don’t match to the level of ideal good looks, it won’t matter! Just won’t. If you speak good and talk Sense you do 70% of your job. Isn’t it worth working for? Always start preparing your content at least 2 days before the event day. So that you prepare the B plan too. Prepare content in such a style that you connect hugely to the Audience. In short, make the content “Relatable” to them.
- Building USP and Brand Marketing
As an Artist / Public speaker develop a unique Style or a standard that people know you with. Be it the Speaking Style, usage of Words, good content, audience emotional connect, or comedy. The USP makes up your Brand. For eg. Ellen Degeneres is known for her Witty personality, Shri Amitabh Bachchan is known for his Voice And delivery.
- Being Presentable is the Point
Content Comes Later in front of Audience’s eye but first is “You”. A good public speaker knows what and how to wear according to the event and also being trendy that you arrest the public’s attention. Wear any simple outfit but with a Twist – uniqueness is progressive. Being a Good Public Speaker always leave a small message at the beginning and at the end. The audience needs to take away something extraordinary.
Ankit Shaw has been one of the most consistent Indian Emcee with his witty personality. He brings new reformation and changes with his effortless style on stage. This young and dynamic Host and Presenter has got the essence of a good Public Presenter into his veins and remains one of the best in his Segment.
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