As an entrepreneur or small business owner, there are many times you will have to speak in front of an audience. This includes speaking in front of employees, making presentations to potential customers, investors, bankers and other social groups. Public speaking takes practice and experience to reach a desired level of comfort. Learn tools and techniques to feel comfortable in front of an audience. As a business owner you are the face of your business, and being confident with public speaking will positively reflect on your business's image.