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When we talk about giving a speech, the first thing we imagine is someone talking. The fact is; public speaking is more than just the act of speaking in front of an audience. It goes way beyond that. “Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring another out of his bad sense into your good sense.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson- There are many reasons why giving a speech is important. Do not underestimate the power of speech because a great speech can change the world. Believe it or not, a speech can make a difference. So, what makes a speech so powerful? 1)We can present ideas by giving a speech Ideas are meant to be heard. Ideas lead to creativity and innovations. The right ideas will solve many problems and can bring good to the human kind. Thus, it provides a better world for us to live in. One way to present your ideas is by delivering a speech. The act of speaking and using words are needed to present these ideas. A creative speech can h


Are you going to give a speech soon? You are asked to deliver a speech at an upcoming event, but you have no idea what to do? There are many questions in your head, “What am I going to do?” “What should I do first?” “Is there anything I must not forget?” Do not panic.  Here is a checklist of things you should do for a speech preparation which may guide you along the way. 😉 1)Find Out About the Event The first thing you must do is find out whatever you can about the event. Get information regarding the event (where you are going to give the speech). When will it be held? – Knowing the date is to know whether you can make it or not. Where is the event? – To know the location and venue; is it far or near? Do you need transportation to get there? What is the event all about? – It will help you to know what to talk about. What time will you be giving the speech? – it is crucial to know when you are going to speak. What are the facilities ava