How to Start a Speech Want to sound like a leader? 4 months ago   08:47

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http://www.conorneill.com What are the first words of a speech? What should be the first sentence of a speech? How can you engage an audience from the first moment? There are 3 ways to start a speech.

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Success Network
Really love the advice in this video!
JASON CASTEEL
It's never a good thing when your first "factoid" is bogus.
Lance Baker
How to start and continue a speech that bores the entire audience. He thought that taking three steps left and three steps right 50 times makes a great speech.
Mr Wahab
I definitely don't know why, but while watching this video I just realized how much he looked like Jerry in the Totally Spies.
This being said, Thanks For These amazing advices!
James Weimar
Google is horrible today. You cannot find anything these days. Its now the search engine before google.
kelvinkscott
Way too repetitive
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Jump to 2:37. Before that its just a lot of fluff by a guy with a pencil dick.
Yogurt Maestro
EARS
AlabamaAxeman
"Is this mic on?" works well for most people. However, ending your opening sentence with a preposition immediately calls into question your command of the English language. :-)
Matt Frost
Great video. Very helpful.
Living outnumbering the dead is not true unfortunately.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-16870579
Samin oma
OK
SunshineLaw Fan
Mansplainer.
Repeat touching of nose is distracting -
fitandcomplete
is anyone still using blackeberry ?
Todologic
I am speechless.
Kane Mining
Speech in a speech.
Illu07
Wait. It's a false statement. "Homo sapiens (that is, people who were roughly like we are now) first walked the Earth about 50,000 years ago. Since then, more than 108 billion members of our species have ever been born, according to estimates by Population Reference Bureau (PRB). Given the current global population of about 7.5 billion (based on our most recent estimate as of mid-2017), that means those of us currently alive represent about 7 percent of the total number of humans who have ever lived." https://www.prb.org/howmanypeoplehaveeverlivedonearth/
joao marcelo
parece a mae do caio
Ash Rogers
Absolutely amazing speech, one of the best. But the fact about there being more people alive today than ever before is not a fact
the Servant of God
Amen
General knowledge
Verry nice video
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Want to sound like a leader? How to Start a Speech 4 months ago   15:33

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