The Oxford Union Guide to Speaking in Public

The Oxford Union Guide to Speaking in Public

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Dr Dominic Hughes and Benedict Phillips, one of the Oxford Union's most successful debating pairsm give tips and advice for whatever type of speech you have been called upon to give - from the wedding address to the boardroom presentation. The Oxford Union Guide to Speaking in Public is your definitive and indispensable guide.show more

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  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 128 x 188 x 22mm | 222.26g
  • Ebury Publishing
  • Virgin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0753509555
  • 9780753509555
  • 567,081

About Dominic Hughes

As members of the Oxford Union, Dr Dominic Hughes and Benedict Phillips won debates both nationally and internationally. Dominic was the associate editor of The International Journal of Forensics, a debating publication, and Benedict has prepared speeches for a number of political figures.show more

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The essential tool for giving the 'best man' speech ever. Practical tips for delivering persuasive business presentations and becoming an accomplished public speaker. Advice on how to choose, prepare and present your speech. Case studies and lessons from famous speeches and speakers. Ever needed to give a speech but wanted advice on where to start? Never spoken in public before or just want to brush up your skills? Since it was founded in 1823, the Oxford Union has established itself as the world's leading forum for debate. US senators have visited to ask advice on the conduct fo debates and the Union has attracted an umparalleled collection of speakers over the years, including the Dalai Lama, Malcolm X, Yasser Arafat, Heny Kissinger, Mother Teresa, Billy Joel, Ronald Reagan, Stephen Hawking and Diego Maradona. Dr Dominic Hughes and Benedict Phillips, one of the Oxford Union's most successful debating pairs, give tips and advice for whatever type of speech you have been called upon to give - from the wedding address to the boardroom presentation. The Oxford Union Guide to Speaking in Public is your definitive and indispensable guide.show more

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