Effective Speech Delivery: Rate, Pitch, and Pauses

Why some politicians and other public speakers seem much more effective even when saying almost the same thing as their less inspiring colleagues? Effective speaking, for one, usually avoids the powerless language. Yet, there is much more to it than just powerful language. There are probably hundreds of possible attributes of effective […] Read more »

Powerful vs Powerless Speech

In social and political advocacy, there are numerous situations where effective speaking can be critical. One of the simplest ways to enhance effectiveness is by getting rid of the powerless speech. There is plenty of research on the powerless speech and it generally shows that powerless speech cuts into perceived […] Read more »