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A badly planned presentation on Dragons’ Den
A badly planned presentation on Dragons’ Den

Duration: 05:41

A confusing and badly planned presentation from 'Dragons' Den'. Entrepreneur Paul Morris, fails to provide the dragons with vital information and is consequently unsuccessful.

 
A confusing presentation on Dragons' Den
A confusing presentation on Dragons' Den

Duration: 02:45

Adam Weaver delivers a very rushed and frenzied pitch for his company Proppa.com on the BBC television show, 'Dragons' Den'.

 
A good example of pitching on Dragons’ Den
A good example of pitching on Dragons’ Den

Duration: 03:37

An excellent example of a pitch made to the dragons on the BBC television show, 'Dragons' Den'. Entrepreneur Sharon Wright is calm and considered as she presents her idea skilfully to the dragons.

 
Analysis of Sojourner Truth's Speech
Analysis of Sojourner Truth's Speech

Duration: 03:38

Maya Angelou analyses Sojourner Truth's persuasive speech, 'Ain't I a Woman?'

 
Asking Questions in a Job Interview
Asking Questions in a Job Interview

Duration: 0:58

Three interview candidates ask their potential employer questions about the job for which they have applied.

 
Colin Firth's BAFTA award acceptance speech
Colin Firth's BAFTA award acceptance speech

Duration: 03:22

Colin Firth's acceptance speech after winning a BAFTA award for his role in The King's Speech.

 
Developing argument
Developing argument

Duration: 03:32

Sport and TV personalities explore how to create and develop an argument through presenting both sides of a point of view.

 
Documentary About American Author Studs Terkel
Documentary About American Author Studs Terkel

Duration: 09:17

Documentary about American author and broadcaster Louis 'Studs' Terkel.

 
Dramatisation of Queen Elizabeth I's speech to the troops in 1588
Dramatisation of Queen Elizabeth I's speech to the troops in 1588

Duration: 02:08

Filmed dramatisation of Queen Elizabeth 1's speech 'I have the body of a weak and feeble woman...'

 
Earl Spencer's eulogy at the funeral of his sister, Diana
Earl Spencer's eulogy at the funeral of his sister, Diana

Duration: 02:42

Earl Spencer's eulogy, delivered at the funeral of his sister, Diana, at Westminster Abbey on 6 September 1997.

 
Helena Bonham Carter's BAFTA acceptance speech in 2011
Helena Bonham Carter's BAFTA acceptance speech in 2011

Duration: 03:49

Helena Bonham Carter's acceptance speech for a BAFTA won for her role in The King's Speech in 2011.

 
Importance of preparation in an unusual presentation on Dragons' Den
Importance of preparation in an unusual presentation on Dragons' Den

Duration: 04:39

An unusual presentation from 'Dragons' Den' in which entrepreneur Jaqueline McKay attempts to promote her product with an unprepared pitch and a song.

 
Interview techniques - The One Show - Michael McIntyre
Interview techniques - The One Show - Michael McIntyre

Duration: 04:42

Michael McIntyre is interviewed for the BBC's 'The One Show’. The presenters use questioning effectively to ask him about his personal and professional life.

 
Interview techniques - The One Show – Alan Sugar
Interview techniques - The One Show – Alan Sugar

Duration: 06:34

An interview with Sir Alan Sugar, taken from the BBC's 'The One Show’. The presenters question Lord Sugar about the new series of 'The Apprentice' and his views on the economy.

 
John Ball's speech - Rhetorical Devices
John Ball's speech - Rhetorical Devices

Duration: 02:54

MP Dennis Skinner explores the use of rhetorical devices in John Ball's persuasive speech.

 
John Ball's Speech to Peasants
John Ball's Speech to Peasants

Duration: 02:25

A dramatisation of John Ball's persuasive speech to peasants, made in 1381.

 
John Ball's Speech to Peasants - Influences
John Ball's Speech to Peasants - Influences

Duration: 03:23

MP Dennis Skinner contextualises John Ball's persuasive speech to peasants, spoken in 1381.

 
John F Kennedy's inaugural Presidential speech
John F Kennedy's inaugural Presidential speech

Duration: 06:08

An original film of John F Kennedy's inaugural Presidential speech given in 1961.

 
Julie Walters acceptance speech at the BAFTAs
Julie Walters acceptance speech at the BAFTAs

Duration: 02:50

Julie Walters accepts a BAFTA for her role in Channel 4's Mo in 2010.

 
Martin Luther King - 'I Have a Dream'  (pt 2/2)
Martin Luther King - 'I Have a Dream' (pt 2/2)

Duration: 04:38

A deconstruction of the key elements of Martin Luther King's 'I have a dream' speech by poet and writer Benjamin Zephaniah.

 
Martin Luther King - 'I Have a Dream' (pt 1/2)
Martin Luther King - 'I Have a Dream' (pt 1/2)

Duration: 04:15

Benjamin Zephaniah provides commentary on Martin Luther King's famous 'I Have a Dream' speech (1963).

 
Masterchef 2010: Critique of contestant’s food
Masterchef 2010: Critique of contestant’s food

Duration: 03:35

A descriptive evaluation of one of the contestants dishes from 'Masterchef'.

 
Paddy Ashdown's farewell speech at the Liberal Democrat Conference 1999
Paddy Ashdown's farewell speech at the Liberal Democrat Conference 1999

Duration: 03:51

Paddy Ashdown's swansong at the Liberal Democrat Conference 1999.

 
Persuasive language on Dragons' Den
Persuasive language on Dragons' Den

Duration: 07:03

Business duo Alan Burton and Gavin Oattes present their ideas for their business on Dragons' Den and employ a number of successful persuasive strategies.

 
Persuasive techniques on Dragons' Den
Persuasive techniques on Dragons' Den

Duration: 02:14

Entrepreneurs Allan Brown and Simon Jamieson deliver a good presentation to the dragons on 'Dragons' Den'. They use a range of persuasive techniques to try and convince the dragons to make an investment.

 
Politician Hesitating Over Nuclear Button
Politician Hesitating Over Nuclear Button

Duration: 03:27

Satirical sketch contrasting politician's pompous language with nervousness in a real situation.

 
Prince William's speech as patron of the Child Bereavement Trust
Prince William's speech as patron of the Child Bereavement Trust

Duration: 01:16

A news report which covers Prince William's speech when he became patron of the Child Bereavement Trust.

 
Sojourner Truth - 'Ain't I a Woman?'
Sojourner Truth - 'Ain't I a Woman?'

Duration: 03:17

Dramatisation of Sojourner Truth's persuasive speech, 'Ain't I a Woman?'

 
Speech given by Diana, Princess of Wales on eating disorders
Speech given by Diana, Princess of Wales on eating disorders

Duration: 00:52

A short clip of Diana, Princess of Wales, speaking about eating disorders at an international conference in 1993.

 
Successful presentation of a pitch on Dragons' Den
Successful presentation of a pitch on Dragons' Den

Duration: 04:42

Entrepreneurs Peter Harrison and Wesley Downham present their pitch for their security group FGH Security to the dragons on 'Dragons' Den'.

 
Susan Calman takes a humorous look at Scots language
Susan Calman takes a humorous look at Scots language

Susan Calman uses Scots words for body parts in a comedy routine. She comments on the humour in the language.

 
The Apprentice 2010 Episode 2: Beach Products
The Apprentice 2010 Episode 2: Beach Products

Duration: 04:57

Two contrasting pitches for beach products taken from the BBC’s ‘The Apprentice’, 2010 Episode 2.

 
The Apprentice 2010 Episode 4: DIY Products
The Apprentice 2010 Episode 4: DIY Products

Duration: 04:32

Four sales pitches for DIY products and feedback from the buyers and Alan Sugar's team from the 2010 television series 'The Apprentice'.

 
The Apprentice 2010 Episode 6: Cleaning Products
The Apprentice 2010 Episode 6: Cleaning Products

Duration: 05:01

Two sales pitches for cleaning products taken from the BBC Series ‘The Apprentice’, illustrating the importance of understanding your audience and being able to appeal to them appropriately.

 
The importance of planning a presentation on Dragons’ Den
The importance of planning a presentation on Dragons’ Den

Duration: 06:40

An entertaining and lively presentation from 'Dragons' Den'. A good pitch for a Bollywood dance company, which is ultimately unsuccessful due to bad planning and falls apart during questioning, due to the inability to respond to the dragons' questions.

 
The Power of Speech Making
The Power of Speech Making

Duration: 02:15

Through Sojourner Truth's persuasive speech 'Ain't I a woman?', Maya Angelou explores the power and art of speech making.

 
Top Gear Interview with Ellen MacArthur
Top Gear Interview with Ellen MacArthur

Duration: 03:00

An interview with Ellen MacArthur focussing on her adventurous spirit.

 
Top Gear Interview with Joanna Lumley
Top Gear Interview with Joanna Lumley

Duration: 04:37

An interview with Joanna Lumley about her career in acting and love of cars.

 
Using Appropriate Language When Calling Emergency Services
Using Appropriate Language When Calling Emergency Services

Duration: 02:49

A teenager calls emergency services at the scene of a car accident using inappropriate language.

 
Variety of Voices
Variety of Voices

Duration: 02:42

Nine brief clips of an actress speaking direct to a camera in different registers, to different audiences.

 
Video Games Company Job Interview (pt 1/3)
Video Games Company Job Interview (pt 1/3)

Duration: 02:01

Three interviewees for the role of junior at a video games company talk about themselves.

 
Video Games Company Job Interview (pt 2/3)
Video Games Company Job Interview (pt 2/3)

Duration: 00:39

Three interviewees for the role of junior at a video games company talk about what they know about the company.

 
Video Games Company Job Interview (pt 3/3)
Video Games Company Job Interview (pt 3/3)

Duration: 01:06

Three interviewees for the role of junior at a video games company talk about what experience they have.

 
Visual aids and persuasive techniques on Dragons’ Den
Visual aids and persuasive techniques on Dragons’ Den

Duration: 05:50

A presentation from Dragons' Den which emphasises the importance of using visual aids and persuasive techniques during any speaking and listening presentation.

 
What Is a Safe Age to Be Driving?
What Is a Safe Age to Be Driving?

Duration: 01:05

Three teenagers put points for and against changing the age at which young people can drive.

 

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