While I was looking for some good communication lessons, tips and tricks, I stumbled upon Conor Neill.
Check out this “short” Video on “How to start a speech”. It is very simple and gives practical and useful tips on giving an interesting insight on how to capture the attention of the audience at the beginning of the speech.
Subscribe for his new educational videos: http://bit.ly/utube-rhetorical
Check out his TED talk (now over 2 million views): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXCiv4sc5eY&t=0s
He has a bunch of helpful Video’s on his youtube channel – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcZhBlipmIFlfZjt-Ji4Udg
You can also signup for a newsletter from him at his website https://conorneill.com/
Hope it helps!