How to Add Humor to Your Speeches

Written July 27th, 2014
Categories: Public Speaking, Speaking Tips, Speech Contest

laughterIn September, our club will be having our Humorous Speech and Table Talks contests. Humor is a an important part of public speaking. If the audience is laughing, or at least mildly amused, they are on your side. A happy audience is a receptive audience. There are different writing techniques for adding humor to your speeches. This article, 10 Ways Academics Say Comedians Make Us Laugh, is a good start at understanding what will make an audience laugh.

 

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