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As the incoming President of an organization you should lay your cards on the table

As the incoming President of an organization you should lay your cards on the table. In other words your speech should say what you intend doing during your term of office. Obviously you should be gracious and mention the stalwart work of your predecessor. You may say that you will base your work on his or her success. However every President has a...
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Volunteers need to be appreciated

Volunteers need to be appreciated. After all they are not being paid for their hard work and many give long hours of service to their favourite charity or cause. So it is well worthwhile praising that work and saying just what a difference they make to their particular cause. Of course they don’t do the work to be praised but volunteers are human...
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A father of the groom’s speech should summarise the life of his son

A father of the groom’s speech should summarise the life of his son. The father of the bride will undoubtedly speak of his love for his daughter. Why should the farther of the groom not speak of what his son means to him too? So he can start by describing his son’s birth, his toddler years and his progress to date. He might mention his hobbies or...
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It doesn’t matter whether the father of the bride lives in Chicago or Chile

It doesn’t matter whether the father of the bride lives in Chicago or Chile. On her wedding day, if he gives a speech, it should reflect his relationship with her. Most dads are extremely proud of their daughters and the speech should express this pride in her accomplishments. It adds to the speech if he speaks about his feelings when she was born...
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A graduate’s speech will probably express relief

Graduation day is a day when a graduate or valedictorian will speak on behalf of his or her fellow students. Obviously they will have all felt that this day was a long time coming. Equally obviously they will be delighted as well as relieved that the long haul is over. So such speeches will reflect the fact that they feel they can throw away the books...
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Bosses should speak to their staff

Bosses should speak to their staff.  They should take any opportunity available to motivate them by giving a speech. It can be informal just a few words to a small group or longer words of wisdom at an annual function. Either way it is a way of communicating how important those staff members are to the company and it can inspire them to do even better. We...
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Giving a persuasive speech gives you an opportunity to change hearts and minds

Giving a persuasive speech gives you an opportunity to change hearts and minds. It is better, if possible to choose a topic so that you can really express your beliefs. Subjects such as abortion or euthanasia are strong contenders because many people feel very strongly on these subjects. These are only examples of course. There are many topics about...
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A father of the groom’s speech can be the highlight of the wedding day

A father of the groom’s speech can be the highlight of the wedding day. After all he knows even more than the best man about his son. He knows his secrets and his habits. So his speech can be light-hearted and tell the story of a son that perhaps even the bride might find illuminating! He can tell about the dancing classes where his son was invariably...
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Military speeches are usually about comings or goings

Military speeches are usually about comings or goings. There are retirement speeches, changes of command speeches or deployment speeches to name a few. Each military speech offers a challenge to the speaker. Firstly the speakers often have to give lots of such speeches and may not want to repeat themselves. A commanding office will have to inspire his...
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A persuasive speech can make a difference

A persuasive speech can make a difference. It can, for example, save a life if you persuade people to carry a donor card or take first aid classes. A persuasive speech should make your audience realise that there is another way of looking at things or another way of living. To make a really good persuasive speech you should believe in what you are saying...
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