Publisher description for How to write and give a speech : a practical guide for executives, PR people, managers, fund-raisers, politicians, educators, and anyone who has to make every word count / Joan Detz.

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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

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Public speaking