Steve Boyd

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January 15, 2018

Giving Your Speech a Title

In the beginning I had no idea that I could make a career of delivering speeches. My first contact with a professional speaker was a […]
October 30, 2017

Our Speaker Needs No Introduction . . .

If you really want to get off to a bad start with your next speaker introduction, begin with the above title as your opening. If […]
October 4, 2017

Walking History: A Great Source

   A source for great speech content is the people who have lived several decades and have observed much history as it was made. I […]
August 21, 2017

Speaking with Specificity

When looking for a restroom on Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco recently, I was reminded of how important specificity is. We inquired of a sales […]
July 31, 2017

Pause Power

Sometimes the most important part of communication is not the words we use, but the space between the words. We need to learn to use […]