Magazine Archive - July 2023

July 27, 2023

Your Posture and How It Speaks to Your Audience

Speaking in Public , The Buckley Experience , Public Speaking Books

Tempted to lean on the lectern? Think your casual slump will put everyone at ease? Before you stake out your position, check out our founder's amusing thoughts on posture and public speaking.

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July 10, 2023

Never Give Up: The story behind Jim Valvano’s most memorable speech

Great Speeches , Seen|Read|Heard

Ten years after winning a national championship, college basketball coach Jim Valvano gave a speech that's made a lasting impression. A new ESPN documentary looks at the story behind the speech.

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July 3, 2023

Poem to Read Aloud: Dorothy Parker and the Well-Placed Pause

Poems to Read Aloud , Resources , The Buckley Experience

Why of course an acclaimed wit would know how to deploy the punch of a well-timed pause. Practice placing yours by reading some lines from Dorothy Parker out loud.

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