The Lost Art of the Great Speech : How to Write One - How to Deliver it, Paperback

The Lost Art of the Great Speech : How to Write One - How to Deliver it Paperback

Part of the Agency/Distributed series

2 out of 5 (1 rating)

Description

"Splashy slides, confident body language, and a lot of eye contact are fine and well.

But if a speech is rambling, illogical, or just plain boring, the impact will be lost.

Now everyone can learn to give powerful, on-target speeches that capture an audience's attention and drive home a message.

The key is not just in the delivery techniques, but in tapping into the power of language.

Prepared by an award-winning writer, this authoritative speech-writing guide covers every essential element of a great speech, including outlining and organizing, beginning with a bang, making use of action verbs and vivid nouns, and handling questions from the audience.

Plus, the book includes excerpts from some of history's most memorable speeches - eloquent words to contemplate and emulate".

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Publisher: Amacom
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Public speaking guides
  • ISBN: 9780814470541

£10.99

£9.95

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Reviews

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 reviews.

Review by
2

Too much "how to", too little meaty example.

Also by Richard Dowis

£12.99

£11.39

£21.95

£21.39

Also in the Agency/Distributed series   |  View all