John-Paul Flintoff

Public Speaking: do it "all wrong" and still be good

Good news for anybody who needs to speak: festival organiser Helen Bagnall says that if you have something worthwhile to say you can do it “all wrong” and still be good. She goes on to say that the TED style talk isn’t right for everyone.

Later in the episode, I share with you what I got back from the magazine after submitting the story I read aloud in Episode 1 – and what I did about it.

Read about Helen by clicking here: Salon London.

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Posted: January 21, 2021

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John-Paul Flintoff headshot, with Yours Truly written across it John-Paul Flintoff is author of six books, in 16 languages, including How To Change The World and A Modest Book About How To Make An Adequate Speech. He worked for 15 years as writer and associate editor on the Financial Times, the Sunday Times and other papers and magazines.

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