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1. What is the best way to start a speech?
A scripted introduction in a monotone.
There is no single best way to start a speech. Whether you start with an introduction of yourself or your company, a joke or an icebreaker, it should come across as genuine and authentic.
With a joke.
2. What is a good technique for starting a speech?
Involve your audience by starting off with a story or message that interests them, or mention how your speech will address their concerns.
List the references and authors in your bibliography.
Establish eye contact with the audience and be genuine.
3. What is the worst way to start a speech?
Telling an interesting, relevant story.
Stammering and stumbling over your words.
Stating some facts in a predictable, boring way that doesn’t interest the audience whatsoever.
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