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Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite
How to Create a $1,000,000 Speech by Dr. Judith Briles is a handy guide for all those readers who want to become successful speakers and deliver a miracle with their words. The author's experience as a speaker will give readers the confidence to speak in public, in front of an audience, with confidence. Her story of becoming a full time speaker and using it as a platform to promote her books is encouraging. The techniques and strategies in this book are helpful and can be used to create a personal platform that all successful business people, authors, writers, speakers, and experts can use.
The author's approach to the topic is methodical and extensive and her tips make it easy for any reader to come up with a successful speech. The tips are not that complicated and can be applied easily to find your niche. I like the way the book is presented and the formatting. Briles makes her book attractive and captivating with good illustrations and formatting. The book has tips for checklists, budget planning, worksheets, sample contracts, and bullet points that include 5 ways to engage your audience, 10 key steps in planning, producing, promoting, and marketing successful live events, and several other lists that are useful.
Briles's writing style is fluid and simple and that makes it easy for readers to connect with her words and ideas easily. This is one of the best books I have read on the topic mainly because of the way the author has handled it; she makes a difficult topic look simple and makes it easy to comprehend. It is definitely a good manual for all those who want to get into speaking effectively and effortlessly.