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Lend me your ears ; all you need to know about making speeches and presentations, Max Atkinson

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Lend me your ears ; all you need to know about making speeches and presentations
Title
Lend me your ears ; all you need to know about making speeches and presentations
Statement of responsibility
Max Atkinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Atkinson, J. Maxwell
Dewey number
808.5/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4129.15
LC item number
.A85 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Public speaking
Label
Lend me your ears ; all you need to know about making speeches and presentations, Max Atkinson
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Vermilion, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: audiences are always right -- Part I: The language of public speaking. The battle for audience attention: keeping listeners awake and engaged ; Speaking in private and speaking in public: conversation and public speaking ; The sight and sound of words: differences between writing and speaking ; Part I exercises -- Part II: Visual aids and verbal crutches. Reading from slides and talking with chalk: visuals ancient and modern ; Showing what you mean: visuals for viewers ; Part II exercises -- Part III: Winning with words. The persuasive power of words: the use of rhetorical techniques ; Painting pictures with words: the use of imagery and anecdotes ; Part III exercises -- Part IV: Putting principles into practice. Translating messages to increase impact: political speeches and business presentations ; Putting it all together: structure and preparation ; Unaccustomed as you may be: making social and duty speeches ; Part IV exercises -- Part V: Body language and speech ; Physical facts and fiction: body language, movement and tension ; The power of speech: restoring confidence in the spoken word
Control code
ocm60311869
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
376 p.
Isbn
9780195300741
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005012876
Other control number
9780195300741
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Lend me your ears ; all you need to know about making speeches and presentations, Max Atkinson
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Vermilion, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: audiences are always right -- Part I: The language of public speaking. The battle for audience attention: keeping listeners awake and engaged ; Speaking in private and speaking in public: conversation and public speaking ; The sight and sound of words: differences between writing and speaking ; Part I exercises -- Part II: Visual aids and verbal crutches. Reading from slides and talking with chalk: visuals ancient and modern ; Showing what you mean: visuals for viewers ; Part II exercises -- Part III: Winning with words. The persuasive power of words: the use of rhetorical techniques ; Painting pictures with words: the use of imagery and anecdotes ; Part III exercises -- Part IV: Putting principles into practice. Translating messages to increase impact: political speeches and business presentations ; Putting it all together: structure and preparation ; Unaccustomed as you may be: making social and duty speeches ; Part IV exercises -- Part V: Body language and speech ; Physical facts and fiction: body language, movement and tension ; The power of speech: restoring confidence in the spoken word
Control code
ocm60311869
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
376 p.
Isbn
9780195300741
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005012876
Other control number
9780195300741
Other physical details
ill.

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