A TED Talk is 18 minutes long. Whether you are Bono, Bill Gates or Bill Clinton – no more, no less.
A Toastmaster speech is generally 5 to 7 minutes long.
How long can I listen to a speech or presentation before zoning out? Not more than 18 minutes…and it had better be good!
Continue reading A to Z Challenge: T is for Time
A well structured speech or presentation is a pleasure to listen to. It must be easily followed by the audience. One that has no structure is confusing, lacks impact and can lose you the audience.
Continue reading A to Z Challenge: S is for Structure
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