3 Secret Oratorical Techniques Used by Obama and Soekarno Part 2 of 2

This article is a continuation of Part 1 which was published last week. We analysed the first secret to becoming a great orator. Now, lets dive into the other two techniques used by Obama and Soekarno. Repetition of Words The second secret is repetition. Mechanical repetition of words is deliberately done by Obama and Soerkarno to give emphasis and reminders to the audience. This technique will reinforce the message and in turn becomes an effective message delivery technique. Obama: We want our children to live in an America that is Continue Reading →

3 Secret Oratorical Techniques Used by Obama and Soekarno Part 1 of 2

In an article in Forbes, Carmine Gallo a communications coach, stated that US President Barack Obama has been consistent in implementing three main oratorical techniques in his rhetoric. I was very interested to read the article and tried to compare it with one of the rhetorical styles of former Indonesian President, Sukarno. Interestingly, Sukarno also used the same three secret techniques. In this part, we will learn together what these techniques are. Part 2 will be coming next week. Using Emotionally Charged Language The first secret is to use words Continue Reading →