How to Write and Give a Speech: A Practical Guide for Executives, PR People, the Military, Fund-Raisers, Politicians, Educators, and Anyone Who Has to Make Every Word Count

How to Write and Give a Speech: A Practical Guide for Executives, PR People, the Military, Fund-Raisers, Politicians, Educators, and Anyone Who Has to Make Every Word Count

by Joan Detz
     
 

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This newly updated guide offers sound advice on every aspect of writing and giving an effective speech. Filled with fresh examples and practical tips, this accessible book shows how to improve both the content and delivery of any presentation.


Learn how to:

- Assess an audience

- Research your subject

- Give team presentations

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Overview

This newly updated guide offers sound advice on every aspect of writing and giving an effective speech. Filled with fresh examples and practical tips, this accessible book shows how to improve both the content and delivery of any presentation.


Learn how to:

- Assess an audience

- Research your subject

- Give team presentations

- Speak to international audiences

- Use humor

- Create a memorable style

- Handle copyright issues

- Use PowerPoint and other audio-visuals

- Handle Q&A sessions

- Control nervousness


Updated with brand new sections, this book will help both novices and experts speak with clarity, confidence, and clout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781466804203
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
12/02/2002
Sold by:
Macmillan
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,293,540
File size:
0 MB

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