The Third Presidential Debate 2012. Analysis and Commentary. And Who Won?

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Analysis: 2012 State of the Union Address

Successful Speeches Blog

Last night, President Obama delivered what could be his last “State of the Union” address. As I stated in my last blog post, I’m not going to express my feelings about his policies or discuss politics. My goal is to analyze the elements within the speech. Here are my observations: Length: Let’s get this one [.].

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Analysis of a Speech by Janine Shepherd

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Filed under: Analysis of a Speech. Analysis of a Speech Humour Janine Shepherd language props Rhetorical Devices speech analysis TEDJanine Shepherd is one of those people whose picture should appear beneath the definition of “remarkable” in the dictionary. I chose one of Janine’s quotes as the 100th quote for public speakers , and you can read a short summary of her incredible life there. Recently, Janine told her story at a TEDx event in Kansas.

Analysis of a Speech by Alberto Cairo

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Following the clip is my analysis from the public speaking perspective. Analysis of a Speech TED Alberto Cairo inspiration International Committee of the Red Cross public speaking Red Crescent Red Cross

“It’s Halftime in America” — An Analysis

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The analysis follows. Analysis of a Speech Anaphora Asyndeton Chrysler Clint Eastwood Halftime motivational speech Polysyndeton rhetoric Super BowlEvery year, the commercials during the Superbowl are anticipated with almost as much enthusiasm as the game itself. This year was no exception. One commercial that caught my attention was Chrysler’s motivational offering entitled “It’s Halftime America” and featuring Clint Eastwood.

The Presidential Debates: Round 1. Our Analysis

The Presenter's Blog

If you are looking for insightful political analysis, if you (still) need to decide who you’re voting for, you’re in the wrong place. election 2012 Tips From The Top debating Obama presentation presentation skills presenting presidential debate public speaking rhetoric Romney

Analysis of a (Very Short) Speech by Hans Rosling

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Filed under: Analysis of a Speech , TED. Analysis of a Speech TED Hans Rosling PowerPoint StoriesHans Rosling is a Swedish doctor, statistician, public speaker and Professor of International Health at the Karolinska Institute in Sweden.

Analysis of a Speech by Alberto Cairo

Manner of Speaking

Following the clip is my analysis from the public speaking perspective. Analysis of a Speech TED Alberto Cairo inspiration International Committee of the Red Cross public speaking Red Crescent Red Cross

“It’s Halftime in America” — An Analysis

Manner of Speaking

The analysis follows. Analysis of a Speech Anaphora Asyndeton Chrysler Clint Eastwood Gettysburg Address Halftime motivational speech Polysyndeton rhetoric Super BowlEvery year, the commercials during the Superbowl are anticipated with almost as much enthusiasm as the game itself. This year was no exception. One commercial that caught my attention was Chrysler’s motivational offering entitled “It’s Halftime America” and featuring Clint Eastwood.

President Obama’s speech responding to Supreme Court decision: Analysis

The Presenter's Blog

Opinion Page Tips From The Top analysis health care reform President Obama SCOTUS decision speechHealth care is one of America’s most emotive issues. Opinions on either side of the debate are heartfelt, sincere, passionate, and frequently entrenched.

Obama v. Romney: Blogging the 2012 US Presidential Debates

The Presenter's Blog

Our final analysis topic will be on how the candidates manage to maximise those strengths, and to cover their weaknesses. The ancient Romans and Greeks gave us the skills we today call Public Speaking. They also brought us the arena.

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Seven points for powerful debating

The Presenter's Blog

Based on what we’ve just seen during the 2012 Presidential Debates, here is The Presenters’ Blog list of the top seven things to be aware of in order to raise your debating game: Answer the question on your own terms.

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If Mitt Romney’s Voice Were Music to My Ears: A Vocal Impact Analysis of the Candidates

Kate's Voice

communication Speaking vocal image analysis of presidential candidates Arizona debate delivery Mitt Romney Mitt Romney's voice Newt Gingrich Presidential debates Rick Santorum Ron PaulWhat if you could step back from the rhetoric of the debates and hear the candidates differently? What if there were hints about who they are hiding in plain site? Well, there are. That’s not to say that I can tell you who is the best candidate, but I can tell you what their vocal [.].

What Bill Clinton Wrote and What Bill Clinton Said

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As the 2012 Republican and Democratic National Conventions fade into memory, I was fortunate enough to come across an excellent piece of work in The Atlantic Wire by freelance writer Dashiell Bennett that I had to share. Filed under: Analysis of a Speech.

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Changing the World through Communication – Zimbabwe’s Nelson Chamisa

Matt Eventoff

Speech Analysis Uncategorized*The second in a series on global communication in the 21st Century. Every person reading this has had a high stakes presentation or communication opportunity.

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Clint Eastwood and the Empty Chair

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Filed under: Analysis of a Speech. Analysis of a Speech BarackObama Chair Clint Eastwood Eastwooding Gran Torino Mitt Romney Republican National Convention Unforgiven“Who is sitting in that empty chair?” ” — Eugene Ormandy.

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Conservative Election Analysis: “People Voted To Continue To Get Free Stuff”

TJ Walker Interactive

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Queen Rania and Public Speaking – 7 Lessons

Matt Eventoff

Queen Rania and Public Speaking – 7 Lessons. Some examples of great orators and public speakers of the 20th Century: Sir Winston Churchill. President Kennedy. President Reagan. President Clinton. Dr. King. please link King to [link] Mahatma Ghandi. Mother Teresa.

LinkedIn: Real time data collection, analysis

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

LinkedIn, the social network for careerists, could become the Facebook for professionals.    And, like Facebook, huge revenue, influence, and power can come from the data it collects and analyzes in real time.    THE ECONOMIST zeroes in on the capability. 

Obama Wins the Third Presidential Debate 52-48 over Romney

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What We Can Learn From Josh and Grace

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Analysis of a Speech Delivery Down Syndrome Facial Expressions gestures public speaking simplicity smileEvery once in a while, you come across a simple story that brings a smile to your face and a tear to your eye; a story that makes you realize what is important and gives you hope for the future. Today I discovered once such story on Facebook from two young fellow Canadians, Josh and Grace. Josh is 18 years old and has Down Syndrome. Grace is his older sister and best friend.

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Body Language Analysis: Who won VP Debate between Biden and Ryan?

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The fine art of presentation distraction: Romney creates a Ryan smokescreen

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Ryan analysis, then with regret I have to call it as advantage-Ryan. election 2012 Tips From The Top current-events Joe Biden Mitt Romney Obama Paul Ryan politics veepstakes vice-president vp choice“Look! A polar bear!”.

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The 2012 Convention Speeches – the Highs, the Lows, and the Baffling

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  For another interesting rhetorical analysis of Romney's and Obama's speeches, check out Shawn Ellis' word clouds. Analyzing the convention speeches for their rhetorical import has become a hazardous sport, for a couple of reasons.    First of all, the political climate is so partisan that any commentary is immediately classed as merely pro or con a particular candidate or party and further discussion is useless. 

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VIDEO ANALYSIS – The First Republican Primary Debate of 2012

TJ Walker Interactive

You can read a more in depth analysis here. Analysis Politics VideoTJ Walker summarizes his thoughts on the debate, and why Gov. Tim Pawlenty had the most benefit from the night.

New Hampshire Republican Debate Analysis – VIDEO

TJ Walker Interactive

TJ Walker gives analysis of the latest republican debate, and says Mitt Romney came away a winner because no one attacked him. Government & Politics Video analysis debate romneyAnother big winner of the night was Ron Paul, who finally gave a good answer about the racist claims and who attached Santorum with humor. John Huntsman had the best one liner, saying [.].

Romney uses presentation distraction to name Ryan VP

The Presenter's Blog

Ryan analysis, then with regret I have to call it as advantage-Ryan. Tips From The Top current-events election 2012 Mitt Romney Paul Ryan politics veepstakes vice-president“Look! A polar bear!”. It’s the classic presenter smoke-screen, and sometimes it can even work! If you have been unskillful enough to get yourself backed into the corner by your audience on a topic that you don’t want to discuss, then you only have one option left. The monumental distraction!

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Resolved to Start a Speaking Career in 2012? A roundup of recent books to help you get cranking.

Public Speaking Advice and Commentary

  If you’ve resolved to kick-start your career in 2012, then one or more of these books may save you from making the usual beginners’ mistakes – and may even give you an idea or two for accelerating your career.    Zaremba has chapters on ethics, speech anxiety, audience analysis, style, structure, visual support, group presentations, persuasion, body language, and Q and A. 

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Analysis of Paul Ryan’s Speech

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Analysis of Rielle Hunter’s Publishing Potential

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Click Here to Watch TJ Walker’s Analysis of the top 20 News Stories of the Day

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Candy Crowley Moderator Role Under Scrutiny — Before the Debate Time

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Insert a live Excel spreadsheet onto a slide

PowerPoint Tips

Let’s say that you’re presenting some results of your financial analysis and your boss asks, “How did you get those results? You can insert a live Excel spreadsheet onto a slide so that you can use Excel while in Slide Show view.

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What We Can Learn From Josh and Grace

Manner of Speaking

Analysis of a Speech Delivery Down Syndrome Facial Expressions gestures public speaking simplicity smileEvery once in a while, you come across a simple story that brings a smile to your face and a tear to your eye; a story that makes you realize what is important and gives you hope for the future. Today I discovered once such story on Facebook from two young fellow Canadians, Josh and Grace. Josh is 18 years old and has Down Syndrome. Grace is his older sister and best friend.

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You're in love with your data, but the audience isn't

Speak Schmeak

I get why you love your stats, your graphs, your charts so much. You put your blood, sweat and tears into the research. Or at least into finding other people's charts to paste into your slides. Your data is brilliant. It makes your case. It explains everything you want to say.

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What's hiding in your presentation closet?

Speak Schmeak

Sometimes we find the flow of the presentation doesn't quite work, and upon further analysis, we realize that there's actually a chronology or logical order to the presentation that wasn't being utilized.

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C-Level Presentation Tip #4: Beware of Too Much Detail

Professionally Speaking...

Be sure, however, to have lots of facts and supporting data ready so you can supplement with examples, figures and analysis when your audience wants them. Executive level presentations can seem like swimming in shark-infested seas, even for the intrepid business presenter.

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Newt Gingrich’s Ex-Wife Gives Interview On ABC News: Mike Bako analysis on Headline News

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Mike Bako of Daily National provides analysis and reaction. Analysis Video michael bako mike bako newt gingrichOn the eve of another republican debate the ex-wife of Newt Gingrich has given an interview to ABC News in which she says Gingrich wanted an “open marriage” and that he is morally unfit to be president.

Lessons from the Podium

Manner of Speaking

Only then does he return, at the end of the first chapter, to a more detailed analysis of how to champion a cause. Cohen’s analysis of the musicality of one’s speech will be useful for those who struggle with vocal variety. Last year, Stephen D.

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PowerPoint 2013: New and (Mostly) Improved

Duarte Blog

When 2012 closes and the Mayans have been proven wrong, we’ll all have something to celebrate other than the fact that the world hasn’t ended – a new version of PowerPoint.

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"We don't deal with emotion"

Speak Schmeak

In an effort to bring down the heat at a standing-room-only public hearing last Thursday, Allen cautioned the crowd crammed into City Hall's Public Works building to debate the traffic dangers looming on Milpas Street, ' We deal with scientific engineering analysis.

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In Honor of MLK

Duarte Blog

To honor one of one of the greatest communicators of all time, we’d like to re-post a popular blog from last year: The analysis of Rev. Delivery Message Strategy Video analysis communicator great history March on Washington Martin Luther King Jr.

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Book Review: 10 Steps to Writing a Vital Speech, by Fletcher Dean

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

He’s also a regular presenter at the Ragan Speechwriters Conference and delivered a half-day workshop at the 2012 event on How [.] He’s also a regular presenter at the Ragan Speechwriters Conference and delivered a half-day workshop at the 2012 event on How to make an audience listen: rewriting with the audience in mind.

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