What's In A Speech?
Public speaking: it’s part theater, part personal revelation. Content aside, what’s really communicated when political candidates deliver speeches? What makes a speaker trustworthy? When is it appropriate to show emotion? Can something as simple as how often someone blinks or laughs determine whether he or she will become president?
Ethan Becker, president and senior coaching partner at The Speech Improvement Company
Joe Tecce, professor of psychology at Boston College