Introduction Speeches

Introduction Speeches

Author: Anthony Cobb
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Introduction to Psychology

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Self Introduction Speech

Self Introduction Speech

Outline Formula



 and the lesson you learned


Grabber: A statement that grabs the audience’s attention.

Preview: The main points of the speech


I.  Tell a story or event

          A. Give details

          B. Give details so we can see the story unfold

          C.  Draw us into your story

Transition: a statement that connects your story to the life lesson

II. This event changed me (the way I think, what I do, how I act, what I believe) in many ways

          A. In the future I will….  I will act differently

          B. I will treat others differently


Review: Review the story and the lesson briefly

Closure: Give a “life lesson” that can apply to others.

Make the last sentence have a real impact