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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?

Professional Speechwriters Association

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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.

Professional Speechwriters Association

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

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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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
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Beto O’Rourke Candidacy Announcement Speeches, El Paso, Houston, and Austin TX, March 30, 2019

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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A recruiter needs to know, because "I want to position the role appropriately." Can you help?

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Kirsten Gillibrand Presidential Candidacy Announcement Speech, (outside of) Trump International Hotel and Tower, Manhattan, NY, March 24, 2019.

Michael Cornfield

Associate Professor of Political Management, George Washington University
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Carnegie Mellon, Google and the International Monetary fund among those seeking speechwriters.

Professional Speechwriters Association

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The Professional Speechwriters Association had the temerity to invite Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to our World Conference. We were moved by her personal reply.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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If you're writing for foreign officials, you need to register as a foreign agent. And if you register as a foreign agent, your client relationship could be revealed.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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Harvard Business Review: Men who make jokes in speeches are seen as leaders. Women who make the same jokes are viewed as less capable.

David Murray

Editor, Vital Speeches of the Day
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The program relentlessly challenges leadership communication professionals to renew their approach and challenge assumptions.

Professional Speechwriters Association