- Make the speech personal but not confessional.
- Use stories, not statistics.
- Find a theme and stick to it.
- Repeat yourself repeatedly.
- Give conflict a chance.
Monday, November 23, 2009
Five Speechwriting Tips from one of our November CCG Lunch Speakers
Jeff Porro, a successful speech writer and author of the story for the movie The Great Debaters, has a five step program for turning interesting executives into inspiring speakers. Here, he provides us with a few tips: