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It will come as no surprise that Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech delivered 50 years ago this week has been ranked number 1 among all famous speeches of the past century.
As we reflect on his iconic, emotional and moving words we discover some interesting facts from a professional communications perspective. For instance, the ‘dream’ phrase had been used in a speech Dr. Read more
In most cases containing physical gestures is key to effective public presentations. Looking like a windmill, arms flailing, is generally not recommended, at least in most American public forums.
But consider the rest of the world – in particular Italy – where experts say some 250 different gestures are used in everyday conversation. Read more