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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 230) – George Bernard Shaw

“I am the most spontaneous speaker in the world because every word, every gesture and every retort has been carefully rehearsed.” — George Bernard Shaw

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What Bill Clinton Wrote and What Bill Clinton Said

As the 2012 Republican and Democratic National Conventions fade into memory, I was fortunate enough to come across an excellent piece of work in The Atlantic Wire by freelance writer Dashiell Bennett that I had to share. For me, the rhetorical … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 32) – Mark Twain

“It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.” – Mark Twain

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On the Air

This week I experienced a whole new side of public speaking – radio. I have been asked to be part of a new talk show on World Radio Switzerland (WRS) called The Connectors. From the WRS website, here is a … Continue reading

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