What makes a great commencement speech

Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

As the Class of 2014 prepares for life's next chapter, politicians, executives and even rap stars are only too glad to share some of life's hard lessons with them. It's a big responsibility to deliver a commencement speech to the graduates; one full of anticipation and dread. Consider this a lesson plan on the best way to deliver the most memorable commencement speech of 2014.