These notes are taken from Chapter 15, Giving Speeches and Presentations, in the text of Public Relations Writing and Media Techniques.

This chapter, as the title states, gives tips on proper techniques for public speaking. Some of the topics discussed are as follows:

  • The Challenge of the Speaking Circuit
  • The Basics of Writing Speeches
  • The Basics of Giving a Speech
  • Visual Aids for Presentations
  • Specific Speech Formats
  • Speaker Training and Placement