Magazine Archive - July 2017

July 28, 2017

Camden's Revolutionary War History


Welcome to Camden , The Buckley Experience , Travel

For many visitors, a Hollywood blockbuster is their primary source of Camden's Revolutionary War history. The town's 107-acre museum tells the rest of the story...

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July 27, 2017

Better Answers for Your Next Q&A


Resources , Three Things , Tips , Instruction

"I know from my own experience," says Buckley coach Jenny Maxwell, "that the more you stand up and practice answering questions, the better you get at it." Here are some tips for your next presentation, drawn from our onsite training with companies...

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July 24, 2017

Video Stars, Award Nabbers & The Mayors' Mayor


Alumni , Seen|Read|Heard , School News , Faculty

Top-rated videos, inaugurations and awards--we know every one of them gave a great speech!

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July 10, 2017

Wrestling with Speaking Skills


Faculty , Seen|Read|Heard , Just For Fun

Public speaking lessons at a professional wrestling camp? Yes, everyone--even the Chainsaw King--benefits from better presentation skills....

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July 8, 2017

New Courses: Presentations & Advanced Speaking


School News , Instruction , The Buckley Experience

Because our Executive Seminar graduates tell us they want more, we're adding two new open-enrollment courses beginning this fall...

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July 5, 2017

70th Anniversary for a Barrier Breaker


Welcome to Camden , Public Speaking , Seen|Read|Heard

Seventy years ago on this day, Camden's Larry Doby became the American League's first African-American baseball player. We take note of his speeches, courage, and poise under pressure...

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July 1, 2017

Kid's-Eye View of Long Summer Days: July's Read-Aloud


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

For your poetry practice, we offer lines from Robert Louis Stevenson that remind us of a summer week we spent leading a workshop in Anchorage, Alaska. (And we like this portrait of RLS, painted by John Singer Sargent.)

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July 1, 2017

Declaration of Organization: Help from a Founding Document


Instruction , The Buckley Experience , Resources , Public Speaking Books

Analyzing how The Declaration of Independence is organized can aid your pursuit of happiness as a speaker...

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