Über den Autor
Jackie Arnold is a professional voice coach who runs a Business Development Coaching Consultancy in addition to being a keynote speaker. She worked in BBC Broadcasting for a number of years as presenter, producer, singer and voice coach, and is a member of the Voice Network in addition to being a qualified toastmaster.
Part 1 - How to: 1 -Get started 2- Get Speaking & presenting skills 3- Use Technology & Props Part 2 - On specific occasions: 4- Weddings/Civil ceremonies 5- Christenings/Birth celebrations 6- After dinner events 7- Sports events 8- Milestone Birthdays 9- Retirement 10- Funerals 11- Prize/award ceremonies 12- Local clubs and groups 13- Fund raising events 14- Networking events Part 3 - When: 15- Standing up for your rights 16- Preparing for an interview 17- Speaking effectively on the telephone 18- Making an initial inquiry 19- Making a complaint/confronting authority 20 - Making an acceptance speech 21 - Giving a speech about your hobby/job 22- Avoiding pitfalls Further Resources
Written by a professional toastmaster, keynote speaker and voice coach, this book gives you all you need to make an effective speech on any occasion. From weddings and christenings to fundraising events and after-dinner speeches, it offers suitable material for any occasion, with practical techniques and strategies for everything from using props to conquering stage fright and banishing your butterflies forever.
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- Gives you a comprehensive source of advice, material and techniques for wedding speeches
- Offers hints on how to speak effectively and conquer your butterflies
- Features practical guides to making the most of props and technology
This book gives you practical advice, hints, tips and techniques to deliver a confident and sparkling speech on any occasion