Public Speaking Tips:
Places are Funny
Some places are simply funnier than others. Cleveland is whimsical. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, is whimsical. Seeing the humor on every corner of life is an Public Speaking Tips. I live just off Goodluck Road. That's whimsical. My computer consultant used
to live on Easy Street in Temple Hills, Maryland. That's whimsical. It was hard to find him because people were always stealing the sign, and it's not easy to steal an Easy Street sign.
I guarantee that if you pick up any map that has city or street names on it, within a few seconds, you will find a whimsical name. If you look at it for a few minutes, you'll find many. Once again doing research before you speak, say on the area of the talk, is an Public Speaking Tips.
I just picked up my road atlas and opened it to the USA and Canada maps in the front. Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, almost jumped off the page and into my word processor. Tuscaloosa, Alabama, wasn't far behind along with Kalamazoo, Michigan; Toledo, Ohio; Schenectady, New York; and one of my favorites, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Some words and place names are whimsical so can be used in your Public Speaking Tips.
Now, I'm going to open the street map for Lanham, Maryland, where this brilliant article was created. I told you I live off Goodluck Road and I see that a few blocks away from my house is Elvis Lane in Presley Manor. About a mile away is Lois Lane (I guess Superman visits there regularly) and I recently did some work in
Boniwood. That isn't whimsical to you, but it was a scream around our office because my assistant's name is Bonnie. Humor is literally waiting for you just around the corner! And as close as your road map, which is another tool in your Public Speaking Tips.
Now I live in the Little Neck area, not far from Great Neck, Little Creek, Back Bay, and even
Witchduck. That is where folks used to "duck", or what we call today "dunk", witches. But which witches? The Good Witch of the North, or the Wicked Witch of the West?
Besides cities and roads, in your Public Speaking Tips, you have at your disposal an unlimited number of whimsical names related to restaurants, hotels and stores like Piggly Wiggly, Kangaroo
Katies, Motel 6, The Colonel's Kentucky Fried Chicken, and K Mart.
Open your eyes to the humor all around you, it is a much appreciated art in your Public Speaking Tips.
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