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The Resource Public speaking for dummies, by Malcolm Kushner ; foreword by Norman R. Augustine

Public speaking for dummies, by Malcolm Kushner ; foreword by Norman R. Augustine

Label
Public speaking for dummies
Title
Public speaking for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Malcolm Kushner ; foreword by Norman R. Augustine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Author " offers practical strategies to help you find the right tone and style, control jitters and body language, and build rapport with any audience". -- back cover
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Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.5/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4121
LC item number
.K98 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
Label
Public speaking for dummies, by Malcolm Kushner ; foreword by Norman R. Augustine
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Updated ed. of: Successful presentations for dummies. c1996
  • Includes index
Contents
How to speak persuasively -- Speaking with credibility -- Increasing the influence of your speech ... -- Getting started ... -- Research tips and tricks -- A web of resources -- Relating to your audience ... -- Organizing your speech -- Material : building the body of your speech -- Introductions : getting off on the right foot -- All's well that ends well : conclusions and transitions -- Style : getting the words right -- Visual aids ... -- Practice makes perfect -- Getting the room right -- Communicating with confidence : how to scare away stage fright -- How to stand up and stand out -- How to handle the audience ... -- ... How to handle questions -- Panels and other special situations -- Making your point with humor -- Simple types of humor anyone can use -- Building yourself up by putting yourself down -- The ten biggest mistakes speakers make -- Ten great stories, ideas, and concepts to use in any presentation -- Ten special occasion speeches -- Ten easy ways to get speaking opportunities
Control code
1269539
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 382 p.
Isbn
9780764551598
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99063198
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42383889
  • (OCoLC)42383889
Label
Public speaking for dummies, by Malcolm Kushner ; foreword by Norman R. Augustine
Link
Publication
Note
  • Updated ed. of: Successful presentations for dummies. c1996
  • Includes index
Contents
How to speak persuasively -- Speaking with credibility -- Increasing the influence of your speech ... -- Getting started ... -- Research tips and tricks -- A web of resources -- Relating to your audience ... -- Organizing your speech -- Material : building the body of your speech -- Introductions : getting off on the right foot -- All's well that ends well : conclusions and transitions -- Style : getting the words right -- Visual aids ... -- Practice makes perfect -- Getting the room right -- Communicating with confidence : how to scare away stage fright -- How to stand up and stand out -- How to handle the audience ... -- ... How to handle questions -- Panels and other special situations -- Making your point with humor -- Simple types of humor anyone can use -- Building yourself up by putting yourself down -- The ten biggest mistakes speakers make -- Ten great stories, ideas, and concepts to use in any presentation -- Ten special occasion speeches -- Ten easy ways to get speaking opportunities
Control code
1269539
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 382 p.
Isbn
9780764551598
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99063198
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42383889
  • (OCoLC)42383889

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