Overcome the fear that strikes when a speech is called for. From a leading Australian political and corporate speechwriter, this book is for communication and PR professionals, political staffers and consultants and anyone delivering presentations or speeches at work or socially. Author Kevin Balshaw was chief speechwriter to Jeff Kennett through his time as Premier of Victoria, Australia, and has subsequently prepared speeches for Australian and international corporate leaders and public figures.
The book illustrates how to write a high-level speech for public delivery, and to write polished speeches for everyday occasions and deliver them with confidence. It is a practical, step-by-step guide, laced with helpful and inspirational examples and case studies.