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It’s Not What You Say, It’s How You Say It

(St. Martin’s Press, 2000)

I see a lot of books on public speaking. This one I’ll keep. – Terrence McCann, Executive Director, Toastmasters International

It's Not What You Say, It's How You Say It by Joan DetzContents:

  • How Long Should You Talk?
  • How To Organize Your Message
  • How To Do Terrific Research
  • How To Use Storytelling Techniques
  • How To Improve Your Delivery Skills
    • Ad-libs
    • Applause
    • Audiovisual
    • Body Language
    • Eye Contact
    • Microphones
    • Misspeaking
    • Notes
    • Nervousness
    • Pauses
    • Proofreading
    • Props
    • Rehearsals
    • Voice
  • Impromptu Speaking
  • Choosing The Best Location
    • Bad Locations
    • Technical Glitches
    • Speaking Outdoors
  • Substitute Speakers
  • Choosing The Right Person To Introduce You

Fresh advice … keen insights … short, memorable lessons. A pithy manual … an excellent tool. – Publishers Weekly

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