Steve Boyd

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June 4, 2007

Adapting on the Spot

            Once I was listening to an outstanding speaker when an audience member, succumbing to a long day of meetings, went to […]
May 21, 2007

Keeping Material Fresh in Your Speeches

          As we prepared to take off from Cincinnati to Buffalo, the flight attendant rattled through her welcome speech so quickly that […]
May 8, 2007

So You Have to Deliver a Manuscript Speech!

       Years ago, a Kentucky State Senator was delivering a speech in the legislative session. The speech had been written by a disgruntled […]
April 16, 2007

Did I Hear What You Really Meant To Say?

                    A wife asked her husband, “Have you heard the story about the dirty window?”         […]
April 2, 2007

Reputation Precedes Your Speech

Reputation Precedes Your Speech         A few years ago, my wife with dismay realized her reputation for fender benders. When she walked into […]