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Public Speaking Presentations - Callbacks

Great Public Speaking

If you refer to a word or phrase you mentioned earlier in your presentation, that's a callback. If the previous material was poor, the callback will show your willingness to tease yourself, which is an admirable quality the audience appreciates. It works well if the previous piece of material got a good laugh or if it was a groaner.

Public Speaking: Callbacks

Great Public Speaking

If you refer to a word or phrase you mentioned earlier in your presentation , that''s a callback. If the previous material was poor, the callback will show your willingness to tease yourself, which is an admirable quality the audience appreciates. It works well if the previous piece of material got a good laugh or if it was a groaner.

Public Speaking: Callbacks

Great Public Speaking

If you refer to a word or phrase you mentioned earlier in your presentation, that's a callback. Another thing that might happen, that is just as good, is that one or more of the audience members might make the connection and do the callback for you. You could die of a misprint." That's great if they do.

Public Speaking : Callbacks

Great Public Speaking

If you refer to a word or phrase you mentioned earlier in your presentation, that's a callback. If the previous material was poor, the callback will show your willingness to tease yourself, which is an admirable quality the audience appreciates. It works well if the previous piece of material got a good laugh or if it was a groaner.

Speeches from Film: Up in the Air

Manner of Speaking

Humour and a callback to the previous backpack that he did set on fire. Up in the Air is a great film. Ryan is a solitary guy. Great opening.

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Book 4 of 52 in 52: TED:ology by Akash Karia

Speak and Deliver

Personalize your talk using callbacks. A few reasons. You''d think I''d have read one to find out, right? But the biggest reason? Jealousy.

Observational Humor — Case Study #130

Humor Power

A good twist of a callback.). Interesting twist of a callback. It’s time for another Observational Humor Monologue presented at the end of a meeting. We will look at the set-up for the joke. Then we will look at the joke and what makes it funny. THE SET-UP (What was said and what happened during the meeting. speaking business.

Observational Humor — Case Study #48

Humor Power

A topper and a quick and unexpected callback.). A triple which sets up a punchline which is a callback.). Inserts a callback to switch a classic joke.). This is a triple that sets up a callback. Here’s an Observational Humor monologue from a Darren LaCroix humor workshop in Las Vegas. I’m Norwegian heritage.

Observational Humor — Case Study #48

Humor Power

A topper and a quick and unexpected callback.). A triple which sets up a punchline which is a callback.). Inserts a callback to switch a classic joke.). This is a triple that sets up a callback. Here’s an Observational Humor monologue from a Darren LaCroix humor workshop in Las Vegas. I’m Norwegian heritage.

Are you stagey or spontaneous?

Speak Schmeak

The leader (and his group with occasional callbacks) had a patter that clearly had been repeated many times. Twenty-five seconds!" "Ten

Observational Humor — Case Study #111

Humor Power

A callback and self-deprecation.). Here’s another Observational Humor monologue. Learning to use Observational Humor adds a fresh touch to your prepared speeches. Audiences love in-the-moment humor. We’ll look at the set-up, the joke, and then examine what makes the joke tick. You need to get rid of them after three days.

Observational Humor — Case Study #108

Humor Power

And then I indicated that I was just kidding by using a callback referring to the technique of exaggeration. Here’s another Observational Humor monologue presented at the end of ameeting. We’ll look at the set-up, the joke, and what made the joke work. The daily high temperature hit 105. Many speakers joked about his shirt.

Observational Humor — Case Study #47

Humor Power

The topper is a callback.). Here’s another monologue and analysis. It was presented at the end of a Toastmasters meeting. THE SET-UP (What happened and what was said during the meeting, before the monologue was delivered.). Our club President opened the meeting with a toast. We had two guests who appeared to be about 16 years old.

Observational Humor — Case Study #47

Humor Power

The topper is a callback.). Here’s another monologue and analysis. It was presented at the end of a Toastmasters meeting. THE SET-UP (What happened and what was said during the meeting, before the monologue was delivered.). Our club President opened the meeting with a toast. We had two guests who appeared to be about 16 years old.

Observational Humor — Case Study #41

Humor Power

And a good topper using a callback.). Here’s another Observational Humor monologue which is presented in the Reverse Question format. THE SET-UP (What was said and what happened at the meeting before the monologue was delivered.). A speaker said you could tell a carnivore from a herbivore by looking at their teeth. THE MONOLOGUE.

Observational Humor — Case Study #109

Humor Power

A callback to the Pick-a-Winner closing to Bobby’s speech.). Here is another Observational Humor Monologue delivered at the end of a meeting. I’ll give you the set up, followed by the punch line. And then we’ll briefly look at why the joke was funny. . If you don’t believe that, you haven’t met my family.”

Observational Humor — Case Study #102

Humor Power

Good callback. It’s that time again. Another Observational Humor Monologue. Let’s look at the set-up, the joke, and what makes the joke work. THE SET-UP (What was said and what happened during the meeting before the monologue was delivered.). I’m slow to rise from my chair, and was sitting in the back of the room. ”).

Observational Humor — Case Study #51

Humor Power

Some simple callbacks. Callbacks liking things in common between Darren and me. Here is an opportunity for you to see and hear an Observational Humor monologue presented on January 25, 2010. Here is what Patricia Fripp and Darren LaCroix said about the humor: “You ROCKED. Wow…that was funny.&# Patricia Fripp. Big laugh.

Observational Humor — Case Study #51

Humor Power

Some simple callbacks. Callbacks liking things in common between Darren and me. Here is an opportunity for you to see and hear an Observational Humor monologue presented on January 25, 2010. Here is what Patricia Fripp and Darren LaCroix said about the humor: “You ROCKED. Wow…that was funny.&# Patricia Fripp. Big laugh.

Observational Humor — Case Study #42

Humor Power

But in this case it was a callback line that I couldn’t resist.). Here’s another observational humor monologue presented at the end of a meeting. THE SET-UP (What was said and what happened during the meeting before the monologue was delivered). Ryan Mulligan gave an outstanding evaluation of a speaker. THE MONOLOGUE.

Observational Humor — Case Study #88

Humor Power

I inserted a good callback into a routine speech opening. Here’s another Observational Humor monologue presented at the end of a meeting. I’ll provide the set-ups first, what inspired the jokes. Then I’ll give you the joke and some brief comments on what made it work. ” 2. ” 3. Our theme was British slang.

Less-Is-More and Permission

Humor Power

I received the trophy, waited for the applause to die down, and stepped forward and said in a low-energy way, “Wow.&# It received a big laugh since it was a callback to the other speaker’s remarks. We often have beliefs that lead us down the wrong path when deciding whether or not to use original humor. Sometimes it is.

Observational Humor — Case Study #38

Humor Power

is more of a surprise and a stronger line. - “Couldn’t see the top of my head&# is a silly line that really makes no sense, but is a fun and unexpected callback that received a strong laugh.). Here is an Observational Humor Monologue presented at a Fripp Speaking and Presentation Skills School. A big laugh. THE MONOLOGUE.