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Scribe can be "junior or senior level."

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Listen to former RFK scribe Adam Walinski recite a speech he wrote half a century ago, from memory.
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In the century since they've been acknowledged in any numbers, speechwriters have become more specialized. Perhaps they should now become less so.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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She came out indignant and remained so even when her text called for wry humor, warm remembrance, or inspired communion with the assembled.

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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DeepMind needs a speechwriter with a good mind to "articulate the company's mission and impact on the world."

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Of the dozens of heartfelt tributes by friends and colleagues of John McCain, none was more mellifluous than that of his speechwriter.

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"The freedoms that we have were purchased not just by those in uniform."

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Corporate speechwriter Caroline Neuenfeld thinks her colleagues should receive AI advances with gratitude and eagerness.

Caroline Neuenfeld

Senior Expert, Executive Communications
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Specifics, praise, memories, stories and humor—they're what make good speeches great.

Josh Womack

Co-Founder, Head Writer, Laugh Staff
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People don't say things like this about business conferences. But they say them about the PSA World Conference.

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Duties range from drafting speeches to briefing leaders.

Professional Speechwriters Association

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If Elon Musk and other CEOs think emotional transparency is leadership communication, they are as wrong as they can be.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte won't stick to the prepared text; his spokesman promises to hire better speechwriters.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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A Google images search gives a terribly distorted view of our ancient and honorable profession.

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A new book from an old friend—PSA writing coach Mike Long.

Michael Long

Speechwriter, Playwright, Writing Teacher
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“He flies from one thing to another with incredible dispatch—throws a somersault and is straightaway back again where he was last week."

Hal Gordon

Former speechwriter at Reagan White House and for Gen. Colin Powell
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President Johnson worked two shifts in every 24-hour period, which allowed him to make 424 speeches in 1964 alone.

Professional Speechwriters Association