Six Elements of Vocal Variety and How to Master Them Part 1- Volume

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

” “The human voice is capable of producing a broad range of intensity from a faint whisper to an ear-splitting scream, but most people only use a small part of that range.” ” Let’s say we measured this vocal range on a scale of 1-10 where 1 is a whisper, and 10 is the loudest roar you could produce. What is Vocal Variety?

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Guest Blog: A Corporate Speechwriter’s Halloween Tour of Medieval England

DeFinis Communications

While Barons and Knights give measured advice the Fool whispers in the King’s ear “That’s boring. As Robert Schlesinger said about JFK’s White House , speechwriters counter the “diplomatic blandness” the State Department bureaucracy produced. A veteran speechwriter and executive communications specialist, Ian Griffin helps CEOs and senior managers develop strategic messaging and content for presentations to audiences worldwide.

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Interview w/Ian Tyson: comedian & motivational speaker

Speaker Confessions

You have to measure the reaction from a listener and see if you have kept them engaged and had a satisfying ending as well. I know for example that in the fall, when my busy season ramps up, I need a show or two to shake the rust off, but it sometimes those shows that end up having some more improvisation (while I am remembering what comes next) and occasionally that produces absolute gold.

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