6 famous extemporaneous speeches by women from The Eloquent Woman Index
The Eloquent Woman
MARCH 15, 2013
Most people have at least a little case of the nerves when it comes to public speaking, so it can seem doubly impressive to watch a person speaking without notes , off-the-cuff, extemporaneously. CEO Carol Bartz used this to great effect when she tossed out her prepared speech at the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women and Computing. Do these famous speeches inspire you to be a little more extemporaneous in your next talk?