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June 1, 2016
The Art of the AD LIB

The Art of the Ad Lib

The lights go out. Your microphone starts popping. Dishes go crashing. These are all situations we do not normally prepare for when getting ready for […]
August 4, 2013

Using Humor in a Difficult Situation

As speakers, one of the challenges of speaking is having to speak to a sparse crowd. Just the visual aspects of seeing perhaps hundreds of […]
March 26, 2012

Spontaneity Personified: The Ad Lib

What to say when the lights go out, or when the microphone starts popping, or when the dishes go crashing in the kitchen next door […]