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Thursday, 17 May 2012, 6:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Art of Rhetoric

Simon Lancaster

Most people fear giving speeches, almost as much as the rest of us dread listening to them.  The lectern has a cruel capacity to render even the mighty vulnerable.  Fortunately there is a science to the art of public speaking and it dates back to Ancient Greece.  Simon Lancaster will open up a veritable treasure trove of ancient rhetorical devices and help you discover how to become a master in the language of leadership.

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Simon runs Bespoke, a specialist speechwriting agency. Simon has written speeches for many prominent figures in the political and business sphere including Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP and the CEOs of Unilever and InterContinental Hotels.  

He is an Executive Fellow of Henley Business School and author of ‘Speechwriting: The Expert Guide’ and ‘Winning Minds: Secrets from the Language of Leadership’. His Language of Leadership workshops have been run around the world.

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17 May 2012

The Art of Rhetoric
Simon Lancaster

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