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David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Companies seek speechwriters and leadership communicators around the world.

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Do you know who's in charge of "content marketing" in your organization? You should. You two could be best friends.

David Murray

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McAfee needs "a proven leader in helping senior exectuives succeed with a wide range of internal and external audiences."

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Winners of the 2014 Cicero Speechwriting Awards survived the most competitive program ever, and showed off the dazzling versatility of our craft.
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Speechwriting, sex, and the CEO: Ryanair boss bollockses it up again.

David Murray

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Incoming president needs an all-purpose executive communicator

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Scottish clergyman George Campbell minced no words when advising speechmakers on how to communicate without pretension.

Neil Hrab

Rhetoric Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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A teacher asks Vital Speeches editor for advice on eighth-grade graduation speeches. The editor replied: "DON'T ALLOW THEM!"

David Murray

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Is this how your speaker thinks?

David Murray

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NATO, USB, AIG, Verizon all looking for scribes.
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Gary Delsohn hoped he would get access and truth. He got a little more of one than the other.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Catch Catchpole to see legion leadership forums taking place and starting planning in April.

Terry Catchpole

Executive Chairman of the executive visibility strategy consultancy of the same name. Visit catchpole.com
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That's because "gravitas" is dying. But the good news is, it's being replaced by something better: "honitas."

David Murray

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Some organizations are banning PPT presentations, and seeing good results.

David Murray

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He's lauded by the Financial Times and delivering the commencement address at his alma mater. (What did you think we meant?)

David Murray

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Sessions will cover every aspect of speechwriting. Attendees will teach as well as learn.

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So suggests Kurt Vonnegut, in a letter to the people of the future

David Murray

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First, find the smartest person in the organization and buy them coffee

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day