9 Tips on Using Eye Contact to Deliver Great Speeches

tips on making eye contact

4. Make it last for about 3 to 5 seconds.

It doesn’t have to be every other individual from the audience. Move from one area to another then pick out at least one. While you do your speech, look at them as if you are talking personally to this person. Do it for about 3 to 5 seconds. Don’t overdo it as to not cause discomfort on their side, but don’t cut the connection too fast either as to not look nervous or untrustworthy.