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100 Public-Speaking Jokes to Add Humor to Your Next Speech
100 Public-Speaking Jokes to Add Humor to Your Next Speech presentation skills

​Want to make your audience laugh? We’ve accumulated over 100 icebreaker jokes, one-liners, and funny quotes to use in your next speech. Before we just give you these public speaking jokes, though, let’s start with a little warning. Stand-up comedians practice their routine over and over timing each punch line perfectly to get audiences to…

Remember Stories from Your Life to Insert into Presentations
Remember Stories from Your Life to Insert into Presentations Free Public Speaking Tips, Podcasts

This “remember stories from your life” post is part three of a three-part series about how to tell stories in your speech. In the first two posts, we talked about the value of stories. If you recall, statistics and data are forgotten quickly and lead your audience to play “Devil’s advocate.” However, stories build rapport…

Short Anecdotes for Speeches and Parables to Amaze Your Audience
Short Anecdotes for Speeches and Parables to Amaze Your Audience Podcasts, presentation skills

Short anecdotes for speeches are a fantastic way to end a presentation with a bang. These stories can be fiction, actual incidents from history, or even just funny stories from your own personal life. When you deliver them well, though, they have a lasting impact. I often use these short anecdotes for speeches when I’m…

Humor In a Speech
I Want to Be Funny-How to Add Humor to Your Speech without being a Clown Podcasts

Want to add humor to your speech? Quite often, when we are designing speeches and presentations for a professional audience, we discount the value of entertainment and humor. However, a good presentation should be both informative and entertaining. You have to have both. If you aren’t providing the audience with good information, then you’re wasting…