The Basics of A Great Speech

I received an email from a student who was in one of my audiences who asked if i could give her advice on putting a speech together – so here you go. The Basics of A Great Speech They say that people fear speaking more than they fear death. I think the reason is because you are still alive after you give a horrible speech ☺ The truth is that most people don’t know how to organize and prepare a great speech – so I wanted to share with you some of the basics of a great speech. Every speech has three parts: The Opening, Middle & Closing. Let’s break each part down. Opening: When you open a speech you need to grab people’s attention right away. First off, dress the part. If it is a business or formal setting – dress appropriately. People will judge the way that you
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