Zach Holman (@holman), who works for GitHub as one of their first engineering hires. Having spoken at a lot of technical conferences than most of us, he shares a great set of practical advices for those who worry about public speaking on his site, Speaking.io.

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Public speaking is tough.

Be it at a conference, or during a company meeting, or in your car trying to persuade the cop not to ticket you for going three times the speed limit while streaming an episode of The Maury Povich Show on your iPad, talking in front of other people can be an intimidating experience.

Because “imagine everyone’s naked” is terrible advice

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