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Oprah Just Gave A Master Class in Public Speaking. Here's What CEOs Should Learn From It

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Oprah Just Gave A Master Class in Public Speaking. Here's What CEOs Should Learn From It
Even if you didn't watch the Golden Globes on Sunday night, you've probably heard about Oprah Winfrey's speech. While accepting the Cecile B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement, Winfrey delivered a masterful speech that brought the house to its feet. The speech was stirring, and the social media response was swift and overwhelmingly positive.

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Oprah's presentation technique

Oprah's presentation technique
  1. Start with a story: It illustrates shared values.
  2. Be personal and vulnerable.
  3. Give credit to others: Sharing appreciation is not just a nice component of your speech, it is table stakes for taking the stage.
  4. Speak about important topics.
  5. Keep it short: Short speeches can also be more memorable.
  6. Cast a vision: No matter what you’re talking about, make sure your message is positive and future-focused

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