Every once in a while, we will be required to make a speech. This could be in class, during certain events in our normal course of life, or even at work. Therefore, it is important that we are all equipped with the basic skills of how to write a good speech and how to present it as well.
When writing a speech, there are key things of which one must take note. Firstly, there is the topic of the speech, and its intended message. Secondly, is the type of audience. The target audience has a great influence on the tone of the speech, words used, and even the length of the speech. For instance, one cannot use the same tone when speaking to a board of directors as would be used when speaking to a class of students. Further, it would not make sense to speak to seven year old about a development project in the community. Continue reading How to Write a Speech