1. Yes, public speaking is known as the worlds number one fear. This is understandable as all eyes are on you, you're the only person standing and talking and a group of people are taking in every word you say and everything you do. Or equally, aren't taking in anything you and aren't interested in your presentation which is scary too. However, if we put public speaking fear to one side for a moment – delivering a presentation can be enjoyable – really! If you plan ahead and prepare yourself for the task, you can actually make your presentation fun and funny and you can enjoy the entire process. Many people with glossophobia have looked back and thought ‘that was actually quite fun’ and then went on deliver more, improved presentations.