An Invitation to speak in front of an audience need not produce terror in you. You can learn to do this very simply. Just knowing a few basic steps will improve your output and give you the confidence to present yourself. If you are already accomplished, you will find these Top Tips help 'jog the memory.'
There is also a chapter covering Special Occasion Speeches, such as; after-dinner, master of ceremonies, vote of thanks, Commemorative Speeches, and Social Events including, weddings and funerals.