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

Paperback(First Edition)

$10.99 $11.95 Save 8% Current price is $10.99, Original price is $11.95. You Save 8%.
View All Available Formats & Editions

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Eligible for FREE SHIPPING

Overview

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

How to Write and Give a Speech gives sound advice on every aspect of researching, writing, and delivering an effective speech, including:

-The 3-step, never-fail formula for a successful speech

-The 4 best ways to increase your chances of getting a laugh

-The 5 most important things to leave out of your speech

-The 6 best places to research your speech

-The 7 cliches that never work when introducing a speaker

-8 tips for organizing an impromptu speech

-9 ways to get good publicity for your speech

-10 survival tactics for handling a Q&A session

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312082185
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 10/01/1992
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.54(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.58(d)

About the Author

Joan Detz writes speeches for executives at major corporations. Her speechwriting has earned an Award of Excellence from the International Association of Business Communicators. The author of Can You Say a Few Words?, she is a popular keynoter at national conferences. Based in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, she teaches The Joan Detz Speechwriting Series around the country-offering seminars at basic, advance, and master levels. She is professionally recognized as one of the most talented speechwriting instructors in the field.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews