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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
Event sponsors make lasting connections with target audiences at Ragan's popular PR, marketing and corporate communications conferences.
8/10/2016 5:00:00 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
There's a musicality to a successful talk, and savvy speakers act as maestros, using rests and crescendos, to deliver a theme.
6/20/2016 5:09:00 AM
Veteran speakers (and some first-timers) have learned the hard way that a live talk has inherent perils. Try these tips for making last-minute adjustments to keep from being thrown for a loss.
6/17/2016 5:04:00 AM
PowerPoint and other visual aids can work wonders, but many speakers have taken certain erroneous assertions as indisputable. Here are the counterpoints.
6/15/2016 5:06:00 AM
The intonation of your voice along with your passion and understanding of your presentation’s subject can make a huge difference in how your audience perceives your speech. Use this guide.
6/14/2016 5:04:00 AM
In meetings, when delivering a speech or even talking on the phone, your physicality and tone are vital components of engaging your listeners and making sure your message lands fully.
6/9/2016 5:08:00 AM