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Don’t be an auctioneer

If you’ve ever been to an auction, you know how fast auctioneers talk. You couldn’t measure the speed of...

Rehearse and rehearse

“Four weeks, you rehearse and rehearse, Three weeks and it couldn’t be worse, One week—will it ever be right?...

Don’t alienate your audience

I shouldn’t even have to say it, really. I mean it’s like Speech-Giving 101: Don’t alienate your audience. Today’s...