Famous Speech Friday: Jennifer Granholm's 2005 tribute to Rosa Parks

The Eloquent Woman

But she is also more than equal to the challenge of delivering a dramatic, deeply-felt speech, as she did at the 2005 funeral service for civil rights icon Rosa Parks. We've said it before: Jennifer Granholm is a rock star of public speaking.

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Another High-Stakes Presentation: The Wedding Toast

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Dawn is a writer, editor, and writing coach whom I have worked with on many writing projects since 2005. She confidently walked up the microphone and she used my triangle model for giving toasts.

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A bizarre method of measuring speaking skills

Speak Schmeak

In 2005, Congress spoke at an 11.5 So let me get this straight: A member of Congress who speaks at a grade level that most Americans can understand, using shorter sentences and shorter words, gets the lowest rating of speaking skills in all of Congress?

13 famous speeches by women on death and dying

The Eloquent Woman

Jennifer Granholm''s 2005 tribute to Rosa Parks was a state governor''s official tribute to a daughter of Detroit.

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Make Better Presentations - The Anatomy of a Good Speech | chrisbrogan.com


and kicking Microphone stands ,, His discussion lead to many hands up in the air , he took questions readily. Use a handheld microphone and hold it close.

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How to Start Speaking at Events | chrisbrogan.com


Even for someone like Chris Brogan and Kay Ballard, who are alike in the fact that we have never seen a microphone we didn't love.

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Designing Choreographies for the New Economy of Attention


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