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Reader Meet Writer: A Leader’s Guide to Giving a Memorable Speech (Virtual Event)

April 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us for this great talk with Donald J. Palmisano on Thursday, April 30th at 4 pm – Email mainstreetreads@gmail.com for your link and password to attend.

A good leader must be intelligent, charismatic, strong, and inspiring. A good leader must stir passion and instill knowledge in the minds of followers, whether in the field of business, medicine, politics, sports, or entertainment. A memorable speech is a powerful tool for demonstrating leadership and inspiring listeners for years to come. You can give a stirring, memorable speech, and be seen as a real leader, and Donald J. Palmisano can help you.

Here Palmisano shares proven tips on delivering an inspiring and motivating speech. Drawing from his popular seminar at Tulane University School of Medicine and over 1,000 speeches and interviews, Dr. Palmisano teaches readers how to:

  • Use rhetorical devices effectively
  • Stay on message
  • Practice delivery
  • Glean lessons from great speeches of powerful leaders from the past, such as Cicero, Winston Churchill, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Ronald Reagan
  • Organize speeches to emphasize the message
  • Weave in stories that are unforgettable
  • And more!

If you are a professor or teacher, if you are a CEO or manager, if you are thinking of running for office or trying to raise money, then A Leader’s Guide to Giving a Memorable Speech belongs on your bookshelf. It’s a great gift for anyone with aspirations of teaching, leading, or managing.

Donald J. Palmisano, M.D., J.D., FACS, a New Orleans native, retired surgeon, and USAF veteran, is the principal of Donald J Palmisano Consulting (Intrepid Resources). This book derived from Dr. Palmisano’s popular Tulane University School of Medicine seminar “How to Give a Memorable Speech” that he teaches to medical students and faculty using lessons learned from his extensive experience of over 1000 speeches and interviews worldwide. He is a frequent keynote conference speaker and trains executives on leadership and effective speech delivery.

Dr. Palmisano served as American Medical Association (AMA) President in 2003-2004 and President of the Louisiana State Medical Society from 1984-1985, where he was inducted into its Hall of Fame. Prior to his latest book, Dr. Palmisano published On Leadership and The Little Red Book of Leadership Lessons


April 30
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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