Speech Writing for PR People

Do you need to write memorable speeches? In this course, you’ll learn how to write a speech with guidance from an experienced speech writer and presentation coach. The workshop is designed to help you write speeches for yourself or for another person to deliver.

Book your place

Let us know if you're interested in attending, we may be able to schedule a new workshop.
Register your interest now

Or call: 020 7164 6405

Course Information

Duration
One day: 10am to 4pm
Venue
Henshall Centre, 5 Glasshouse Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5ES

Course content

Speech structure

  • Classic speech structures
  • Paths and destinations for your speech
  • Using the ‘narrative arc’
  • Good introductions and closes
  • Using repetition to express key messages
  • Transitions and pauses
  • Timing and time limits

Speech writing elements

  • The most effective storytelling techniques
  • How to come up with metaphors
  • Using analogies and linking them to key takeaways
  • Axioms and idioms
  • The most important differences between written and spoken styles
  • Tone of voice and matching style

Preparation

  • Setting objectives and key takeaways
  • Planning for your audience
  • Finding sources and inspiration
  • Using quotations

Book your place

Let us know if you're interested in attending, we may be able to schedule a new workshop.
Register your interest now

Or call: 020 7164 6405

Course Information

Time
One day: 10am to 4pm
Venue
Henshall Centre, 5 Glasshouse Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5ES

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