Magazine Archive - May 2017

May 26, 2017

Where to find Camden's best burgers


Welcome to Camden , Just For Fun , Travel

In honor of National Burger Day, we're giving you our insider tips on where to find Camden's best "hamburger on bread" and more....

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May 26, 2017

'Oratory is alive and well'


Public Speaking , Seen|Read|Heard

On May 19, the mayor of New Orleans gave a speech people are still talking about, a reminder of how important and powerful good public speaking can be.

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May 24, 2017

Astronaut, Architects, Overstock leader in the news


Alumni , Seen|Read|Heard

Awards, appointments, ground-breakings, transitions, and at least one book from outer space--here's what some of our alum have been up to lately.

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May 16, 2017

Graduation Speeches, Humor & Personal Experience


Public Speaking , Seen|Read|Heard , Tips

Every year, brave souls accept the challenge of delivering a commencement address. Two secrets of their success apply to any type of good speaking.

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May 12, 2017

Speaking Inspired by Lincoln


Public Speaking , Seen|Read|Heard , Tips

A tweet from Ford’s Theatre caught our eye: "Today ‪#FordsOratory students head to the Lincoln Memorial to practice giving their speeches in the footsteps of other great orators!" We had to find out more...

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May 10, 2017

Camden's Monumental Architecture


Welcome to Camden , The Buckley Experience

The Washington Monument is his most famous work, but you can find beautiful buildings by Robert Mills on the streets of Camden, S.C.

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May 8, 2017

Favorite Bookstores: London Calling


Faculty , Seen|Read|Heard , Just For Fun , Travel , Favorite Bookstores

When book lovers around the country celebrated Independent Bookstore Day, it got us thinking: What are our favorite bookstores? The answer takes us to London...

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May 2, 2017

VentureMom Encourages Entrepreneurs


Alumni , Public Speaking , Tips

Helping other entrepreneurs is what Holly Hurd's VentureMom is all about. Holly describes the public speaking and communication skills that help startups succeed.

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May 1, 2017

A Shakespeare Sonnet for May's Read Aloud


Public Speaking , Resources , The Buckley Experience , Poems to Read Aloud

"Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May," writes William Shakespeare in Sonnet 18. It's our selection for your May read aloud.

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May 1, 2017

Lessons from TED for public speaking


Public Speaking Fear , Public Speaking , Faculty , Three Things , Tips

How can a TED talk help you improve your public speaking? Buckley faculty Elise Partin gave one--and shares her tips from the experience.

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May 1, 2017

See & Do in Dallas


Travel , Just For Fun

Dallas has more to offer than we can possibly see in one visit--which is one more reason we're happy when clients bring us to town. Here are a few things we've discovered in our after-work hours that you might enjoy...

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