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COMS 1301: Public Speaking: Your Speech

Guide for Communication 1301 course.

Five Basic Public Speaking Tips

Obama's 2004 Convention Speech w/ Critique

Rehearsal Tips for Great Speeches

TED Talks

To be a great public speaker, watch great public speakers.

dissection of the TED talk

The form of the TED talk remains remarkably effective and convincing. This video from the CBC breaks down the standard details of the TED Talk, from the cadence, stage movements, hand gestures and visual aids. The form itself lends credibility to the speaker, no matter the emptiness of what’s being said. the scholarly kitchen