Dyer, Frederick C.; Dyer, John M.
December 1969
Journal of Business Communication;Winter69, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p29
Academic Journal
The article presents tips for becoming a good business speech writer, from advice on writing to recommendations on a fee to charge for the service. The article enforces the ethical aspects of the trade and discusses ghost writing. The article covers speech writing fees, providing tables of examples by minutes or pages and offers seven tips for successful speech writing. The seven tips include working closely with the speaker, allowing for twice the amount of time that is needed, and asking the speaker to look over an early rough draft.


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