public speaking

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Duly Keynoted

Why is the keynote speech such a train wreck at most academic conferences?
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Safety First!

Making an audience feel protected is critical to advancing your ideas.
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Will They Remember Your Topic?

Should you avoid repeating the same material in your campus job talk as you presented at the annual conference?
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A Woman of Few Words

Reception season is upon us, and the dean gets asked to speak at all sorts of events. The key to success, I've learned, is knowing when to stop speaking.