Writing and Organizing a Winning Speech You may speak powerfully, but no one will be able to make sense of your presentation unless it is well organized. Fripp suggests two formats for your speech and four tips to help you write it.
Deliver a Stellar Speech Powerful presentations happen when you check out the room in advance and work to connect with the audience while speaking. Use these strategies to ensure that what you say is a smashing success.
Consider a Career in Public Speaking After delivering some speeches, you may decide that youwant to turn the podium into profit. Keep handy these tips on setting prices, socializing at events, and negotiating.
Patricia Fripp is a San Francisco-based executive speech coach and professional speaker on change, teamwork, customer service,promoting business, and communication skills. She isthe author of Make It, So You Don't Have to Fake It and Get What You Want! Fripp also served as president of the National Speakers Association. She can be contacted via e-mail, at 800-634-3035, or through her Web site Fripp.com.