Thu.Aug 17, 2017

6 public speaking tips for your next protest rally speech

The Eloquent Woman

With protests rising in number worldwide, public speakers need to dust off--or just learn for the first time--the skill of addressing a public protest rally. It's a particular form of public speech, and one we are apparently rusty at doing, based on some of the recent rallies I've seen.

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How Miscommunication Happens

Presentation Guru

Have you ever presented an idea to a group, and it’s met with utter confusion? Katherine Hampsten describes what happens when we communicate, why miscommunication occurs so frequently, and how we can minimize frustration while expressing ourselves better.

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BigLaw Follows BigBusiness in Being Critical of U.S. President Donald Trump

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Charlottesville has generated the tipping point in the support of leaders in myriad sectors for the U.S. President Donald Trump. Those include the power structure in BigLaw.

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Robert Echols - World in No Mood to Cut Him Slack

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Was it ignorance? Was it a different time for him?    But world doesn't seem ready to cut any slack for former U.S. District Judge Robert Echols, now a partner at Bass Berry & Sims. He is being targeted in the media for donating nearly $3k to the Mary Noel Kershaw Foundation. 

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Calle de San Francisco - Remembering My Youth in Barcelona, Spain

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Of course, the "job" was off-the-books. And, given that my employment was on a side street- Calle de San Francisco -in poor nation-Spain-the pay was peanuts. But those 12 hours a day I worked seven days a week in Barcelona were among the happiest in my life.