Why Public Speaking Still Matters in the Age of Facebook
Colleges around the country are decking themselves out for graduation day. Excited seniors are ready to launch into the real world. But after the parties end, a good number of newly minted grads will find themselves struggling to stand out in a challenging job market or a demanding graduate program.
Though many people argue that technical skills will help job-seekers land gently in a new economy focused on services like health care and big data, there’s still one timeless skill that pays countless dividends: the ability to speak well.