Introductions. They’re incredibly important to a speaker’s success. Bad ones can be like watching a slow motion train wreck. Because the speaker ends up spending half their speech trying to recover from it. Ow!
If you’re writing an intro, there are 3 questions – three W’s it needs to answer: What, Why Now and Why This speaker.
First … what. What is the speech or talk about (without giving away too much). Make sure you relate it in terms your audience will understand. This part is pretty straightforward.
Second … Why Read More …