101 Secrets of Highly Effective Speakers: Controlling Fear, Commanding Attention

101 Secrets of Highly Effective Speakers: Controlling Fear, Commanding Attention

by Caryl Rae Krannich
     
 

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Organized according to each step in the preparation process and augmented with examples to clarify the points made, this book pulls together major principles and techniques used by today's effective speakers.

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Organized according to each step in the preparation process and augmented with examples to clarify the points made, this book pulls together major principles and techniques used by today's effective speakers.

Editorial Reviews

Priorities Magazine
In her new book, 101 Secrets of Highly Effective Speakers, Caryl Rae Krannich Ph.D offers hands on , reader-friendly, practical ideas that will help develop the skills and confidence necessary to present a successful speech.
Booknews
Succinct, efficiently organized advice, by an experienced speaker, speechwriter, and communications scholar. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570232299
Publisher:
Impact Publications VA
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Edition description:
3rd Edition
Pages:
175
Sales rank:
1,205,361
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.49(d)

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Practice these 101 Secrets and you can construct a good speech as well as formulate an effective speech. Sharpen your delivery and present your speech with dynamism and you can be a successful, effective speaker. Develop your speaking skills and you develop the power to communicate your ideas and your passions. You will achieve the power to:
stand up at the city council meeting and clearly state your views on the rezoning proposal the members will vote on later that evening. Get behind the microphone at a PTA meeting and protest the school board's plan to close your child's school. Accept that promotion even though with the pay increase will come an increasing number of speaking assignments. Present your company's reorganization plan persuasively to the stockholders.
You can achieve the power to present your ideas clearly, dynamically and convincingly whatever the situation. This is real power. This is the power of an effective speaker and this power is yours to develop and use.

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