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GREAT PUBLIC SPEAKING Presentation and Public Speech Closings
| FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012
One of the worst mistakes you can make as a presenter is talking too long. Not only will you send some folks to never, never land, you will make some of them downright mad. It doesn't matter if your entire talk was brilliant and the audience came away with information that will change their lives. Don't let this happen to you! MORE >>
- Joe Muto's book: Will anyone buy "The Atheist in the Foxhole?"
Joe Muto aka Fox Mole did get his book contract. Dutton, an imprint of Penguin, has given him a low six-figure advance for a tell-all tentatively titled "The Atheist in the Foxhole," reports John Cook at GAWKER. The question is if the book will sell. Muto had been a bit player at Fox. MORE >>
- Applying for a speechwriting job?
You might be asked to take a speechwriting test at the client’s office. Here’s a tip: If they give you a manuscript speech to line-edit, go the extra step and provide a great title for that speech. This will distinguish you from other candidates, who might settle for whatever bland/boring title appears at the top of the test page. MORE >>
- Dewey & LeBoeuf Comes Undone: Could happen to just about any professional services firm
"It was like watching the Titanic go down." " That has been the typical comment of those following how quickly darkness fell on the once influential law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. It could be today or at least by Memorial Day that the firm comes to an end. The human toll of this is profound. MORE >>