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Retirement Speech 1

Synopsis

This is a superb retirement speech. The speech is presented in a humble way. It focuses on the early memories of the speaker and what the speaker has learnt during his / her entire career. Ample gratefulness is shown towards all parties that have helped the retiree in his / her career.

Excerpt of Speech

Everybody knows why we’re here. I’m formally announcing my retirement of basketball. I thought that once this day came it would be a tragic day. I never imagined the day coming but I now that we’re here, I feel proud and happy to say that I’m glad with my decision and I feel in a great mindset making this choice. I have to thank God for…

Speech Type

Retirement

Time

4.15 minutes

File Format

Text (.txt) file

Suggested Presentation Style

Watch the video below to get an idea on how to present this speech.



Retirement Speech 2

Synopsis

This is a good retirement speech. It pays tribute and gives due recognition to all the people who have contributed towards the retirees success. The sentences are short in order to increase it’s emotional effect on the audience.

Excerpt of Speech

First of all, thank you all for coming. The first thing I want to say is, every time I step trough the Yankee Stadium doors I always repeat to myself a quote of Joe DiMaggio that said: “I want to thank the good Lord for making me a Yankee.” Good morning to all of you here, today. I want to thank everybody for being here. Today is a very…

Speech Type

Retirement

Time

6.5 minutes

File Format

Text (.txt) file

Suggested Presentation Style

Watch the video below to get an idea on how to present this speech.