Neli Stefanova, Yana Sabeva – Murder Board Methodology and the Rhetorical Trainings

Marietta Boteva – The Textbooks on Rhetoric during the Bulgarian Renaissance (20 – 70 years, 19th century)Abstract: This article aims to present the Murder Board methodology as an essential component of rhetorical trainings for preparation of individuals to participate in communication formats with high level of confrontation, such as political debates, business negotiations and presentations in a competitive environment. The origin, development, implementation and specifics of the role methodology are described. They are presented through perspective of the relationship rhetorical – psychological – media training. Our approach shows the interdisciplinary nature of the rhetoric and at the same time it contributes to the understanding and promotion of rhetorical trainings as a necessary practical tool for formation of competences and experience in convincing communication.

Keywords: murder board, rhetorical training, presentation, critical panel, blind spots, convincing communication, sales, start up.

Rhetoric and Communications E-journal, Issue 23, July 2016,,, ISSN 1314-4464

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