Pro Tip For Writers And Public Speakers

Whether your goal is to give a stirring speech, stand up and preach, passionately beseech, or quietly teach, you need an exit strategy.

Whether your goal is to lavish with praise, turn a clever phrase, ask your boss for a raise, or merely sit and gaze, you need an exit strategy.

Whether your goal is to ride a bike, take a hike, build a dike, or play a game you like, you need an exit strategy.

Whether your goal is to walk in the rain, fly a plain, travel by train, or simply refrain, you need an exit strategy.

Sure, I could continue without angst or rancor whether your goal is to captain a tanker or to do lunch with a banker, sell ice cream in Alaska or grow palm trees in Nebraska. You still need an exit strategy. …