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How to Speak

By the end of this course you will have been exposed to a lot of ideas, some of which you will incorporate into your own repertoire, and they will ensure that you get the maximum opportunity to have your ideas valued and accepted by the people you speak with.

  • 65 Mins
  • Published
    2020
AICP CM

Patrick Winston's How to Speak talk has been an MIT tradition for over 40 years. The talk is intended to improve your speaking ability in critical situations by teaching you a few heuristic rules.

Professor Winston's collection of rules is presented along with examples of their application in job-interview talks, thesis defenses, oral examinations, and lectures.

By the end of this course you will have been exposed to a lot of ideas, some of which you will incorporate into your own repertoire, and they will ensure that you get the maximum opportunity to have your ideas valued and accepted by the people you speak with.

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1 AICP CM credit.