Do you get nervous at public meetings ? the simple tip is ” be Yourself ”  Public meetings can make even the most outgoing person nervous. In such a socially intense environment, it’s easy to have a mini identity crisis: Who am I?,Why would people listen to me?… Forget those worries and be yourself. Resist the urge to drop a name or spout off your credentials, e.g., you have a fancy title or you’ve had work published. Instead, get to know people…