David Murray

David Murray

David Murray heads the global Professional Speechwriters Association and comments on communication issues on his popular blog, "Writing Boots." He is an award-winning journalist and is editor and publisher of Vital Speeches of the Day, one of the world’s longest continuously published magazines. He is the author of Raised by Mad Men, a memoir about his advertising parents, and co-author of the New York Timesi< bestseller Tell My Sons: A Father’s Last Letters. His new book, An Effort to Understand, is available now.

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What Your Leadership Stories Say About You

When you give speeches or presentations, are you comfortable telling stories about yourself? Or does the idea embarrass you a little—make you feel a little sheepish, despite what everyone around you seems to think? I think you’re right to be a little reticent—a sentiment that might get me in hot water with the people who […]Read More