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Tone, timing, and delivery method are essential considerations when you're expressing gratitude, lauding the year's achievements, and offering your vision for the coming year.
12/12/2013 6:05:00 AM
Have you ever considered that your body language could help you snag a raise, win a new client or customer, or peacefully disagree with an adamant colleague? Here's how it works.
12/12/2013 6:03:00 AM
If you've ever struggled with humor, deadlines or inspiration when writing a speech, this conference is for you. Plus, President Obama's former speechwriter spills his secrets.
12/9/2013 6:00:00 AM
Last year's popular conference is back! Join us in Walt Disney World for two jam-packed days of social media strategies for all communicators.
12/5/2013 6:00:00 AM
Comedians are the ultimate public speakers. They know how to grab the audience's attention and hold it—whether for an eight-minute set or a 90-minute show.
12/4/2013 6:06:00 AM
Mentally running through your slides doesn't count as practice. Here's what does.
12/4/2013 6:05:00 AM
Don't waste time telling your audience how useful your talk will be. Get to the meat of your presentation as soon as possible—before everyone tunes out.
12/3/2013 6:04:00 AM
Tips on everything from how to get the audience to like you, to how to make yourself feel more confident, to how to make sure the audience remembers your points.
12/3/2013 6:03:00 AM
Ragan Training members get unlimited access to the most comprehensive professional development library for communicators. Try out a free preview here.
11/27/2013 6:00:00 AM
Inspired by an Atlantic Monthly article, Ragan.com asks around. 'We shall fight on the beaches'? Sure. But 'soft, wet kisses' from 'Bull Durham'? Ewwww.
11/26/2013 6:06:00 AM
The combined talents of Kennedy and speechwriter Ted Sorensen led to some of the most memorable moments in modern politics. But the foundation was Kennedy's vision.
11/22/2013 6:09:00 AM
Deliver a unique nugget, share your emotions, and respect the power of the extended pause.
11/20/2013 6:05:00 AM
You're about to wrap up a fantastic speech, and you choose to end with, "Well, that's it. Thanks for your time." You just ruined everything.
11/20/2013 6:03:00 AM
Chances are you're not facing a tough crowd and no, you can't wing it. Dismiss these excuses before they hurt you as a speaker.
11/19/2013 6:07:00 AM
Fighting Nazis with obsolete rifles. Overcoming a childhood deformity to win the Olympics. Battling Alzheimer's disease. Choose stories they'll remember. Here's how.
11/19/2013 6:05:00 AM