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Visuals are essential to success, of course, but not just in your PowerPoint or the props you use. The vital element is your demeanor. Here's how to be physically compelling for your audience.
9/23/2016 5:10:00 AM
Event sponsors make lasting connections with target audiences at Ragan's popular PR, marketing and corporate communications conferences.
9/21/2016 5:00:00 AM
Target your talk at the proper level for your audience, and prepare for the inevitable technological glitches that could derail your enlightening oratory.
9/20/2016 5:08:00 AM
If your prose is too fat, get rid of empty-calorie filler with the (flawed) app this pro tentatively endorses.
9/14/2016 5:08:00 AM
How to balance enthusiasm and detachment, passion and logic, factuality and eloquence, in your public speaking? One veteran offers some practical wisdom on these delicate subjects.
9/12/2016 5:10:00 AM
Have you ever wondered how TED speakers memorize their talks? This step-by-step process will have you fluidly delivering your next presentation—just like the pros.
9/8/2016 5:10:00 AM
Here's a hint: We used one in the headline—and it wasn't the use of open-palmed gestures. Employ these approaches to engage your audience and land your call to action.
8/15/2016 5:10:23 AM
Though some speech devices are obvious to spot during election season, many are more obscure. How many of these do you recognize?
8/11/2016 5:08:09 AM
When compelling messages and engaging delivery merge, sparks fly and light up the sky. The RNC and DNC offered essential lessons for those who pen and render soaring oratory.
8/2/2016 5:10:00 AM
Ragan's Speechwriting and Executive Communications Workshop: Craft speeches that compel audiences to act.
8/1/2016 5:00:00 AM
Can your leaders tell stories to move audiences? Are they skilled at nonverbal communication? Do you help them prepare for audiences—even internal ones? Gather tips from the experts.
7/25/2016 5:09:00 AM
Try these unconventional approaches the next time you deliver a speech and want to pique your listeners' interest from the get-go.
7/22/2016 5:09:00 AM
After the wife of the GOP candidate spoke in a televised address, many noted that whole sections of text echoed Michelle Obama's 2008 convention address. Social media went wild.
7/20/2016 5:08:00 AM
The unconscious takes powerful notice of memorable metaphors, a fact that should figure more prominently in every public speaker's rhetorical arsenal, says this expert.
6/21/2016 11:00:00 PM
There's a lot riding on this presentation. Did you do your homework? Did you rehearse? Can you be a showman like Steve Jobs?
6/21/2016 5:10:00 AM