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Polite Messages: An Exercise in Interpersonal Communication

The Communication Blog

This exercise is designed to help explain the concept of politeness in terms of positive and negative face (Brown & Levinson, 1987; Cupach & Metts, 1994; Goffman, 1967; Goldsmith, 2007; Holmes 1995; Metts & Cupach, 2008). 1995). In short you treat the person as you would want to be treated. Cat calls. Asking for a favor.

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#CanYouHearUsNow? 8 famous speeches by Muslim women

The Eloquent Woman

Benazir Bhutto's speech at the UN Conference on Women in 1995 made clear that sexism results not from Islam, but people who misinterpret its teachings.

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Storyboarding & the art of finding your story

Presentation Zen

Storyboarding is a great way to begin to visualize the story of your content. What can Pixar teach us about storyboarding? Amazing stuff.

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If you believe in something, you can talk about it

Speak Schmeak

"If you believe in something, you can talk about it. All my life I have been very, very shy. He turned 93 this year. Words to live by!

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No amount of technology will make a bad story good

Presentation Zen

When Toy Story opened in the US at the end of 1995, it was met with enthusiasm and great critical acclaim. I thought it was perfect.

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For #BlackHistoryMonth, 46 famous speeches by black women

The Eloquent Woman

Black women speakers from all over the world are often featured in The Eloquent Woman Index of Famous Speeches by Women. Ida B. Congress.

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9 famous speeches by Indian, Pakistani and Indian-American women

The Eloquent Woman

Benazir Bhutto ''s address to the 1995 UN Conference on Women may sound like a defense of Islam and how it considers women''s rights.

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Analysis of a Speech by Kathryn Schulz

Manner of Speaking

She immediately jumps into a personal story: the year is 1995; she is in college; and she goes on a road trip with a friend. Have a look.

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 42)

Manner of Speaking

Evan Esar (1899 - 1995) American Humorist.

Famous Speech Friday: Huda Shaarawi at the 1944 Arab Feminist Conference

The Eloquent Woman

You can hear echoes of this statement in Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto''s speech on Islam and women in 1995 , another Famous Speech Friday here on the blog. Huda Shaarawi may be best known for one simple act than for any of the speeches she gave in her life. What can you learn from this famous speech? Use repetition wisely.

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The music of speech -- guest post by Steven Cohen

Speak Schmeak

Hillary Clinton borrowed a page from Beethoven’s score when she delivered her 1995 remarks to the U.N. See you next week!

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For Black History Month, 29 famous speeches by black women

The Eloquent Woman

Black women speakers from all over the world are often featured in The Eloquent Woman Index of famous speeches by women. Ida B. Please join me!

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Curation: The Art & Politics

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

 Since 1995, its founder Matt Drudge does backflips to make sure that doesn't happen.    Yes, the stakes are that high. 

Famous Speech Friday: Benazir Bhutto at the UN Conference on Women

The Eloquent Woman

At first glance, the speech''s message -- that Islam protects the rights of women -- may seem defensive to westerners. You bet. famous speeches

Communication Strategies. Cultural Sensitivity

The Communication Blog

Cultural sensitivity is an attitude and way of behaving in which you’re aware of and acknowledge cultural differences; it’s crucial for such global goals as world peace and economic growth as well as for effective interpersonal communication (Franklin & Mizell, 1995). Increasing Cultural Sensitivity. < Recognize your fears. link].

The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

The Eloquent Woman

I'm summarizing that extra content and putting it here on the blog. Evening the stakes? That would be former president Bill Clinton. Who inspires you?

I Owe it All to Toastmasters

Speak and Deliver

Or to become a leader - but they didn''t really care about that in 1995, or 1999. I owe it all to Toastmasters. Rich - you''re a great speaker.

Famous Speech Friday: Hillary Clinton's "women's rights are human rights" speech

The Eloquent Woman

It wasn't that the audience hadn't heard the list before, since the listeners all were advocates for women's rights in countries around the world.

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Famous Speech Friday: Atheist Madalyn Murray O'Hair on The Donahue Show

The Eloquent Woman

O''Hair, one of her sons and her granddaughter were murdered by a former American Atheists employee in 1995. Maintain a sense of humor and calm.

How else will mobile phones ruin your life?

More than PowerPoint...

I even had a bag phone circa 1995. I’ve owned a cell phone since 1999. Over 80% of American adults now use some kind of mobile phone. Really?

For your next video conference: think Nixon…

More than PowerPoint...

In 1995, I participated in my first video conference for business. Watch the first televised presidential debate on YouTube. Think Nixon. Props.

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Public Speaking: Why Use Humor In Presentations

Great Public Speaking

Joyce Saltman, a college professor and well-known speaker in the health care field, did exhaustive research for her 1995 doctoral dissertation Humor in Adult Learning. IT SHOWS THAT YOU DON'T TAKE YOURSELF TOO SERIOUSLY. The old saying goes, "If you take yourself too seriously, no one else will." You don't want to be known as a stuffed shirt.

Drudge Report Hits Back Hard on NYT Trump Tax Expose

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The New York Times disclosure of Donald Trump's tax game since 1995 has been, of course, the political story of the day. And hard. Gawker."

Toastmasters Monday: Should We Vote For Best Anything?

Speak and Deliver

From Santa Cruz TM's Website - Awarding the Best Speaker Ribbon. After my first two years, I had a ton of pencils, and I loved it! Is it touchy?

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Loosing your audience in stories

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Do you remember when Nelson Mandela walked onto the rugby field in 1995 after South Africa won the world cup final?”.

"Rabin: The Last Day" - Mirrors Current Extremism in America

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

That's because the environment of extremism which permeated Israel in 1995 mirrors that in America currently. And that it did.

Presenation Tips - Ethnic Expressions Are Funny Only If You Are Ethnic

Great Public Speaking

It seems that Captain Ernie Blanchard, a career military man with a virtually perfect record and no apparent emotional problems, committed suicide after telling a dozen or so dirty jokes at a Coast Guard Academy dinner in 1995. There are lots of funny ethnic sayings and words. Techniques for making more money per speech

Apologies and Excuses, Vietnamese Translation

The Communication Blog

Sự bào chữa tốt và xấu Câu hỏi quan trọng nhất đối với hầu hết mọi người là những gì làm cho một lý do bào chữa tốt đẹp và những gì làm nên một lý do xấu (Snyder, 1984; Slade, 1995). It's a real pleasure to post this translation Vietnamese by Nicy Nguyen of a post on Apologies and Excuses. Hãy tách biệt chúng và nhìn đầu tiên vào cái cớ.

Ashton Kutcher: What JFK was to Baby Boomers, he is to Matrix Gen

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The cultural game-changer John Kennedy had been to us Baby Boomers, Kutcher is to the Matrix Generation, that is those born since 1995.

Everyday (but Sometimes Difficult) Conversations

The Communication Blog

The most important question for most people is what makes a good excuse and what makes a bad excuse (Dunn & Cody, 2000; Slade, 1995; Snyder, 1984). But, at least in the United States, researchers seem to agree that in the best excuses in interpersonal communication you do the following (Coleman, 2002; Slade, 1995). < Small Talk.

What Would It Mean if Every Speech You Delivered was a Resounding Success?

Fripp THE Executive Speech Coach

1995 - 2009 A Speaker For All Reasons. Kiplinger's Personal Finance says that Patricia Fripp's Speaking School is. Las Vegas, NV.

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Sensitive English Professor: Archetype being replaced by successful adjunct faculty on startups

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

School days, for all majors and both sexes, were frequently filled with "special relationships" with English professors.

insights from women CEOs

The Eloquent Woman

ACT), an IT solutions firm which she founded in 1995 in the basement of her home. Registration & Networking 6:00p.m.-7:00p.m. 7:00p.m. 7:30p.m.

Presentation Skills: Exaggeration

Great Public Speaking

Expanding or diminishing proportions can be a fun way to create humor. I did a talk one time for Secretaries Day at a large insurance company.

Can Labour afford to back the Ed Milibandwagon?

Max Atkinson

In 1995, Labour removed Clause IV from its party constitution (the commitment to 'the common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange') - the official birth of New Labour. Under the title Can Labour Afford to Back Brown? the first few paragraphs went as follows: 1979 Revisited? "On continued HERE ).

New interview series with woman CEOs

The Eloquent Woman

ACT), an IT solutions firm which she founded in 1995, taking it from her basement to a multimillion-dollar company with Fortune 100 clients. The "CEO Insights" interview series will feature Julie Lenzer Kirk of Path Forward International. Kirk is the former CEO and President of Applied Creative Technologies, Inc.

Troubles Talk: That Camelot of over-sharing the pain

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Way back in 1995, linguist Deborah Tannen published the book "Talking from 9 to 5."    Now that's over.  And

No-Fail Media Coverage: Pick a fight with Catholic Church or have it pick a fight with you

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Kennedy-Townsend was Maryland Attorney General from 1995 until 2003.  It's that easy: Take on the Catholic Church or have it vilify you and the media spotlight its yours.    There's more.  Astute pols know this.  "  Of course, the issue is abortion.    You go, Kathleen.

The music of speech -- guest post by Steven Cohen

Speak Schmeak

Hillary Clinton borrowed a page from Beethoven’s score when she delivered her 1995 remarks to the U.N. See you next week!

Go Ahead … Read Your Speech!

Successful Speeches Blog

In 1995, Hillary Clinton was unpolished when she read her speech at the U.N. In 1995, Hillary Clinton was unpolished when she read her speech at the U.N. Most of the articles, blog posts and “tweets&# I’ve read about reading a speech suggest you avoid doing it at all costs. radio broadcaster or news anchor). Or course not.