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Overcoming Fear of Public Speaking

Overcoming fear of public speaking: how to write and give successful speeches.

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Christmas speech sample: an awesome template to adapt

Christmas speech sample - an easily adaptable speech to use as a starting point to write your own.

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Christmas speeches: how to write a short, simple & sincere speech

Christmas speeches made joyfully easy with a step-by-step speech template. Your gift to your audience is using it!

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Self Introduction Speech Tips

Self introduction speech: how to introduce yourself well to a group. 6 essential topic tips, a template plus an example speech.

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Banishing Impromptu Speaking Blues

Impromptu speaking: Yes, you CAN learn to love it. Get the strategies and templates you need to succeed.

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Student Council Speeches - How to write your speech

Student Council Speeches - a speech template to help create your winning 'vote for me' speech with planning and delivery guidelines.

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Thanksgiving speech: how to prepare a perfect toast

Your thanksgiving speech made easier- read the example, choose a theme, complete the template, practice and deliver.

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Welcome speech: effective opening remarks made easy

Welcome speech package: a 4 step 'how to' guide: template and sample speech to prepare effective opening remarks with ease.

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Thank you speech - How to write a sincere appreciation speech

How to write the thank you speech you'd love to receive. Read the sample, adapt the ready-made template, choose a quote, write, rehearse and go!

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Thank you quotes for speeches or notes

Thank you quotes: 38 of the best quotations to help you say 'thank you' creatively and meaningfully.

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Quick and easy effective tips for using pauses in speeches

Quick and easy effective tips for using pauses in speeches. Learn how, when and why to use silence when you speak.

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Speech topics - 100's of good ideas for public speaking

Speech topics by the 100's: lists of interesting demonstration, impromptu, persuasive (and more) public speaking ideas

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Demonstration Speech Topics: 100 + 'how to' speech ideas

100 + demonstration speech ideas: plus how to develop and deliver a successful demonstrative or 'how to' speech.

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How to read poetry aloud: recite a poem with confidence

Take the mystery out of how to read poetry aloud. These simple steps and tips will teach you how to read a poem with confidence.

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Inspirational quotations, eulogy and funeral readings

Inspirational quotations from many cultures and times especially chosen for eulogies, funeral speeches and, to comfort.

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About me, contact - Susan Dugdale from write-out-loud.com

Who is Susan Dugdale from write-out-loud.com? Find out about and contact me here.

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Free birthday speech tips: how to write a great birthday speech

Free birthday speech tips by the dozens to help you write a speech for their special day with examples to read too.

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Persuasive speech ideas - 100 good topics

Looking for persuasive speech ideas? Here's 100 interesting topic suggestions and tips to help you make your speech a knock out success.

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Birthday Speeches for Milestone Celebrations: a 50th speech sample

Birthday speeches: In need of inspiration? Check this warm and witty 50th roast/toast example. Use it as a guide for the speech you need to write.

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How to Write a Speech - step by step help

How to write a speech: step by step help: from preparing an outline (the beginning) through to delivery (the end), with examples and checklists.

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Speech topics for children

Dozens of speech topics for children in middle school: Community & Social Issues, Arts & Culture, Fun & Whimsy, Sports & Games, Food, Seasons & Nature, Animals, Birds & Fish or Hobbies

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Diction Exercises - Tongue Twisters to Speak Clearly

Diction exercises: have fun listening and learning how to speak clearly with the best of tongue twisters.

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Introduction Speech: a 'how to', with an example speech

Introduction speech: how to introduce a guest speaker well - step by step tips with an example speech.

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Elocution topics for kids

Elocution Topics for Kids: 50+ ideas to help parents and teachers choose good speech topics for children from the child's perspective.

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Interesting speech topics - finding a good subject to talk about

Interesting speech topics - dozens of good, original subject ideas to fascinate and captivate your audience.

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Phrases for welcome speeches : how to say welcome uniquely

Phrases for welcome speeches: 3 ways, with examples, to tailor welcoming words to fit your occasion perfectly.

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Impromptu public speaking topics: a list of 50 speech ideas

Impromptu public speaking topics - 50 interesting and diverse speech topic suggestions to practice unscripted, spontaneous, speaking.

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Free Sample Eulogies, Funeral Speeches, Eulogy Examples

Free sample eulogies: a heartfelt collection of funeral speeches submitted by readers all over the world to help those in need write a eulogy.

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Farewell Speeches - Saying goodbye with style

Farewell speeches: how to write and give a gracious goodbye or leaving speech.

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Speech writer for hire - the stress-less way to prepare your speech

Speech writer for hire - A highly recommended bespoke writing service for custom speeches at a competitive rate.

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Vocal warm ups for public speakers

Vocal warm ups - a set of essential exercises to ensure you are focused and ready to confidently deliver your speech.

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Voice health for public speakers

Good voice health guidelines for professional public speakers: teachers, call-center workers, coaches ...

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How is your teaching voice?

What's the quality of your teaching voice? Research shows a stressed voice impacts student learning. Tips to develop and sustain a dynamic, healthy voice.

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How to rehearse your speech

How to rehearse: rehearsal/practice tips for public speaking, delivery techniques to take your speech from ordinary to extraordinary.

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3 public speaking games - 1 minute speeches, tongue twister fun ...

3 instantly available fun public speaking games for middle school up - 1 minute speeches, tangling tongue twisters ... with full instructions and resources.

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Tongue Exercises for Articulation

Mrs Tongue Does Her Housework - fun, effective tongue exercises for articulation set to a simple story. Suitable for students of all ages.

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Cue Cards: How to make and use note cards in speeches

Cue cards: simple step-by-step guidelines for preparing note cards to help you deliver your speech effectively.

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Engagement toasts: 5 short, sincere examples to use as templates

Engagement toasts: 5 simple speeches from a father, mother, friend, groom-to-be, & bride-to-be to help you write your own.

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Persuasive speech outline - Monroe's motivated sequence

Persuasive speech outline - example of Monroe's Motivated Sequence the 5 step pattern underpinning the psychology of persuasion. Free template to download.

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Good persuasive speech topics - 50 ideas & more

Good persuasive speech topics: 50 super-starter ideas plus tips on how to easily choose the right one.

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How to speech ideas: 50 soft skill demonstration speech topics

How to speech ideas: 50 public speaking topics for demonstrative speeches focusing on the soft skills needed for good personal and professional relationships.

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Writing a persuasive speech: a 7 step action plan

Writing a persuasive speech - an action point checklist: how to choose your topic, set a goal, analyse your audience, and select a speech pattern to use.

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Easter speeches - 30+ inspirational, interesting speech topics

Easter Speeches: 30+ interesting history-rich topics for fascinating informative or demonstration speeches.

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Fun persuasive speech topics - 105 suggestions for students

Humorous, droll, absurd, zany and ridiculous ideas for funny persuasive speeches to make your audience smile.

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The importance of communication skills - 5 steps to improve

The importance of communication skills - How to improve communication - 5 steps to banish those awkward silences.

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Fun speech topics for kids of all ages

Fun speech topics: a light hearted list of 60 giggle, chortle and smile ideas for humorous speeches. Suitable for kids of all ages.

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How to manage public speaking anxiety

Manage public speaking anxiety using self-hypnosis - an efficient, effective way to swap fear for confidence

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Persuasive Speech Example: Monroes Motivated Sequence in Action

Persuasive speech example -The affect of suicide on those left behind - a sample persuasive speech using Monroe's Motivated Sequence

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The Speech Builder - create an original speech in minutes

The speech builder helps you quickly and easily create unique, personalized farewell, welcome and thank you speeches.

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