How Can You Become More Persuasive In Your Next Speech?

The reason that we give a speech is to persuade an audience

So why do you even bother? Why go to all of the effort to give a speech? I mean, if you agree to give a speech you are really signing yourself up to pick a topic, do the research needed, write the speech, practice the speech, and then finally go to the effort of actually … Read moreHow Can You Become More Persuasive In Your Next Speech?

You Have Rights: Everything You Need to Know About Car Accident Claims

You Have Rights Everything You Need to Know About Car Accident Claims

Relationships are tricky things. As speakers, when we are asked to talk to an audience about their relationships and how they can both create and maintain them, we’ve got a tricky task on our hands. We have a responsibility to find out as much about our audience as we can. We need to understand how … Read moreYou Have Rights: Everything You Need to Know About Car Accident Claims

What Does Humor Look Like In A Speech?

Speakers need to remember that jokes can take many different forms

Speakers understand that if they really want to connect with their audience, they need to find ways to make them laugh during their speech. By doing this, a connection between the speaker and the audience will be created and this will open your audience up to hearing what you are trying to tell them and … Read moreWhat Does Humor Look Like In A Speech?

Need a Car Accident Attorney? What to Look for and Factors to Consider

Need a Car Accident Attorney? What to Look for and Factors to Consider

One of the most challenging types of speeches to create is the one in which we are trying to educate an audience so that they will have enough information in order to make a decision. As speakers we have a responsibility to do our homework and collect all of the information that our audience is … Read moreNeed a Car Accident Attorney? What to Look for and Factors to Consider

Humor Is Something That Can Be Learned

The best way to be funny is by not trying

Just about everyone who has ever given a speech knows that humor is a very powerful tool. If you can get your audience to laugh with you, then you will have used the importance of public speaking and grabbed their attention and they will pay attention to what you have to say. Some people seem … Read moreHumor Is Something That Can Be Learned

What to Look for in a Criminal Defense Lawyer (It’s Not What You Think)

What to Look for in a Criminal Defense Lawyer (It's Not What You Think)

When you are preparing to create a speech, what is your primary goal? If you are like most speakers what you want to be able to do is to grab and hold on to your audience’s attention. This, of course, brings up the question of just exactly what the best way to go about doing … Read moreWhat to Look for in a Criminal Defense Lawyer (It’s Not What You Think)

Picking What You Will Talk About

Here’s how to brainstorm for your next speech topic

I’d like to be able to tell you that every time that you get asked to give a speech, you’ll be told what the people running the show want you to talk about. However, as is the case with all such things in real life, it never seems to work out this way. Instead, somebody … Read morePicking What You Will Talk About