What causes two out of three adults to recoil in terror when told they will have to address a group of people? Do you want to become one of those select few who seem to be at ease in front of a large crowd, who seem to be at their peak when giving a presentation? You can overcome your fear of public speaking by identifying the beliefs that caused it, finding out when the beliefs were formed, changing how you interpret them, and recognizing that they are not verified in the real world.