Words and sentence structure communicate the ideas clearly, accurately and vividly; Rhetorical devices enhance and emphasize ideas; No jargon or unnecessary words; Correct grammar used.
Competent Communication Manual 5. Your Body Speaks
Use stance, movement, gestures, facial expressions, and eye contact to express the message and achieve the speech’s purpose; Make body language smooth and natural; Focus on methods of delivery as well as speech content.
Competent Communication Manual 8. Get Comfortable With Visual Aids
What's in a lemon?
Select visual aids that are appropriate for the message and the audience; Use two or more visual aids correctly with ease and confidence.