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1. Write—short sentences, imagery, calls to action 2. Edit—eliminate commas, clauses, lists, tongue tiers 3. Rehearse—out loud, on video tapeContinue reading
1. Count from ten to one backwards 2. Breathe deeply 3. Write a “venting” note, but don’t give it to the other partyContinue reading
1. Research–# of people, previous speakers, expectations, time limit 2. Reconnaissance—visit the room 3. Brainstorm—gather facts, stories, statistics on your topicContinue reading
Before Barack Obama was elected as the President of the United States in 2008, Kogelo was an unknown village in Kenya. The only trace of Obama was a secondary school named after him when he visited the region as a senator. Four years later the once remote village has developed into a tourist destination. Now […]Continue reading
Natural disasters are a strange force in elections but it is generally understood that constituents will punish their politicians if they are perceived as hesitant or slow in their emergency response. On the other hand politicians are greatly rewarded if they take decisive action. Mitt Romney understands this, but fell short of executing it properly. […]Continue reading