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A speechwriter runs for congress, a collection of Iacocca speeches is available and French speechwriters are organizing.

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Chicago-based futures and options exchange needs someone to handle speeches and other exec comms for CEO and other execs.

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At cocktail parties at speechwriters conferences, some people pretend to know Aristotle. Here's the simplest summary.

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(We kid you not.)

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Speechwriting in Theory and Practice offers an academic perspective, alongside a close study of real-world speechwriting.

Neil Hrab

Rhetoric Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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President Donald J. Trump Re-election Campaign Launch, Amway Center, Orlando FL, June 18, 2019.

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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Before his big speech on socialism, Bernie Sanders trotted out the man who wrote it, to set the context in an interview with The Hill.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Speechwriters, teachers, administrators and parents all hope to get through the season without incident. It doesn't always work out.

David Murray

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Stanford University Graduate School of Business, National Association of Realtors and Saudi Arabia-based SABIC all seek scribes.

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June 30 is the deadline to receive an early-bird discount for the 2019 World Conference of the Professional Speechwriters Association.

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In a TEDx Talk, speechwriter Guy Doza assesses the power of rhetoric, for good and for ill (and for getting you to go to the pub).

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Marianne Williamson Candidacy Announcement Speech, Saban Theater, Beverly Hills CA, January 28, 2019.

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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Speechwriters needed at the University of Wisconsin, the New York Federal Reserve Bank and a UK advocacy group.

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NFL star J.J. Watt rejected speechwriting help self-righteously. Then why does Peyton Manning rely on it unapologetically?

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Joe Biden Candidacy Announcement Speech, Teamster’s Temple #249, Pittsburgh PA, April 29, 2019.

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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A rom-com about a speechwriter and a Secretary of State is reviewed by a former speechwriter to the Secretary of State (and former film critic for The Washington Post).

Desson Thomson

Speechwriter and Former Movie Critic
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"Speeches of Note": beautiful words, presented beautifully.

Neil Hrab

Rhetoric Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Will artificial intelligence make speechwriting easier, or eliminate it altogether?

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Cory Booker Candidacy Announcement Speech, Military Park, Newark NJ, April 13, 2019

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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Pete Buttigieg's lesson: Authenticity isn't not having a speechwriter. It's acknowledging you do. (Or at least not bragging that you don't.)

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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The annual anthology of the Cicero Speechwriting Award winners showcase exceptional speeches on the subjects you write about every day.

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The judges of the Cicero Speechwriting Awards sound like they're describing a concert or a film festival.

David Murray

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Women Deliver, Merck and the African Development Bank are all in search of scribes.

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PSA adopts a "Speaker's Guide to Collaborating with a Speechwriter"; hopes speechwriters with it share with their communication bosses and their clients.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day