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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Success as a Professional Speaker by Thomas A. Lisk

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Chapter 13
Write It Down!
In This Chapter
• Solidifying thoughts through writing
• Finding the right publications
• Tracking down editors
• Marketing your writing
Speakers are, above all else, amazing communicators. This excellence could simply be a type of giftedness—even so, gifted people have to exercise their special abilities to maximize their potential. Speaking as often as possible is one obvious way to achieve this, but have you discovered the great value and benefits of writing down your thoughts?
You are a professional speaker, or soon will be, so you want to be clear, concise, and wise in all of your communications. Many great communicators have discovered that writing out a speech helps them to think of better word choices that enhance ...

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