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MAY’S MONTHLY SPEAKING TIP

May 20, 2019

“The first time you say something, it’s heard; the second time, it’s recognized; the third time, it’s learned.” – John Maxwell

If you have an extremely important point that you want the audience to retain, don’t be afraid to repeat yourself. The first time you say it, the audience may not realize the importance, but by repeating yourself twice or thrice, it will convey to the audience that this is a point they need to pick up on. The Lawyer Portal has listed a compilation of some fantastic quotes regarding public speaking tidbits.