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The articulate executive : learn to look, act, and sound like a leader

Author: Granville N Toogood
Publisher: London ; New York : McGraw-Hill, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book the author discusses the art of public speaking and gives the reader tips on how to present information to the best of their ability.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Granville N Toogood
ISBN: 9780070653382 0070653380 9780070650909 007065090X
OCLC Number: 59640020
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xvii, 204 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The speaking game. The speaking game --
How to come across as a leader --
Understanding your audience --
pt. 2. Organization, writing, and presentation. First steps to organizing your presentation --
Designing the perfect presentation : the power formula --
The strong beginning --
Forging a powerful message --
Talking with pictures --
The conversational approach --
The strong finish --
Getting the message across --
Write like you speak-10 important rules to live by --
The six most common language mistakes --
pt. 3. Delivery. How to beat fear --
Avoiding dangerous speaking traps --
The 18-minute wall : audience attention span --
How to capture your audience --
Keep the momentum going --
The power of silence --
Your image : body language and how to dress --
How to read a prepared text like a pro (and not look like you're reading) --
When to use visual aids --
The correct use of slides and overheads --
Going by the book : how to make a strong book presentation --
How to control your presentation --
A special mention of overheads, flip charts, and conference room wall presentations-and a final word about visual aids --
After the speach : the art of q & a --
Dealing with the media --
Handling hecklers --
Training yourself --
What's it all worth to you?
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Granville N Toogood is a top executive communications expert, as well as an established speaker, trainer, and writer. This book is based on his acclaimed corporate workshops in executive  Read more...

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