Morale in the gutter? Give employees the ‘attaboy’ speech President Obama’s visit to the CIA on Monday offers three lessons for writing a speech that tells employees the boss supports them. By Michael SebastianApril 23, 2009 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.