How to design a great speech

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A great speech can motivate, educate, and move audiences to action. Learn the eight proven ways to make any speech great.

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How to design a great speech

  1. a GREAT speech how to design
  2. through enough bad speeches We’ve all suffered
  3. boring delivery,
  4. rambling monologue,
  5. horrible slides, and
  6. poorly organized advice.
  7. They waste ! and oxygen! time
  8. Even a bad speech can be improved with with a good template
  9. (and a good speech will be amazing).
  10. Use this 8-step template to design a kick-ass speech for keynotes,
  11. team meetings, or sales pitches,
  12. even when promoting your favourite charity.
  13. to connect (humour, bold claim, or relevant story) #1 A short opening
  14. you know they have (include facts, statistics, trends, or quotes) z#2 describe a problem
  15. (or a client example) about overcoming that problem z#3 share your story
  16. present a new approach z#4 or way of thinking
  17. z#5 teach 1-4 valuable skills
  18. z#6 summarize
  19. motivate them z#7 to take action
  20. your closing thought (personal story, question, or challenge) z#8 deliver
  21. And then stand back and…
  22. standing ovation! enjoy your
  23. ! photo credits: “we’ve all suffered” - www.flickr.com/photos/cydcor/9323706582 “boring delivery” - www.flickr.com/photos/world_trade_organization/11462081583 “rambling monologue” - www.flickr.com/photos/ter-burg/5807994163 “horrible slides” - www.flickr.com/photos/alice_c/2264195999 “poorly organized advice” - www.flickr.com/photos/30928442@N08/3668169284 they waste time and oxygen” - www.flickr.com/photos/padorange/2580180117 “even a bad speech” - www.flickr.com/photos/zeldman/9906758784 “and a good speech…” - www.flickr.com/photos/mikecogh/2600749142 “use this 8-step template” - www.flickr.com/photos/cydcor/9320914837 “team meetings…” - www.flickr.com/photos/portobaytrade/3541897891 “even when…” - www.flickr.com/photos/portobaytrade/3541897891 “A short opening” - www.flickr.com/photos/petebackwards/2315170875 “describe a problem…” - www.flickr.com/photos/luciansavluc/2906153624 “share your story” - www.flickr.com/photos/22746515@N02/8256604197 “present a new approach” - www.flickr.com/photos/terri_brown/2689321483 “teach 1-4 valuable skills” - www.flickr.com/photos/coldday/5208175055 “summarize” - www.flickr.com/photos/twobears2/4797006897 “motivate them” - www.flickr.com/photos/officialgdc/7773741862 “deliver your closing…” - www.flickr.com/photos/coldday/5208782380 “and then…” - www.flickr.com/photos/montclairfilmfest/8715374811 ! ! !
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