IDG TECHtalk Voices Online presentations have unique requirements for success. Here are three important things to keep in mind as you prepare and deliver a presentation online.
Overcoming Presentation Panic If Toastmasters provides you with a space and ready audience for the regular practice of the basic tenets of business presentation, great. But remember why you are there.
Overcoming Presentation Panic Creativity, innovation and disruption rule business today. So, the idea of incorporating improvisation – or improv as it’s popularly known – as a potential engine for creativity into tech organizations makes sense.
Overcoming Presentation Panic It used to be everyone wanted to be a rock star. These days, everyone wants to give a TED Talk. But in everyday business we don’t need rock stars, we just need to be able to develop and deliver good ideas, presented with energy and conviction. Let’s get back to where we once belonged.
Overcoming Presentation Panic Slide management is not simply managing the order in which your slides are presented (although that’s paramount.) It also addresses the way in which companies or departments can share the creative content they generate for all of their presentations more broadly throughout their organizations.
Overcoming Presentation Panic Lots of executives want their business presentations to be funny or entertaining. They seem enamored of the old vaudeville saw, “Always leave them laughing.” That’s funny.
Overcoming Presentation Panic When coaching business school students, I’m often asked, “What about Shark Tank?” Can Shark Tank be held up as a showcase for good business presentation technique?
Overcoming Presentation Panic Should you memorize a speech when you have to give a business presentation? No. You are giving a business presentation, not a speech. Save the speech for after dinner.
Overcoming Presentation Panic A new model for business presentations that allows for the broader emergence of ideas from the shared experience between audience and the presenter, that doesn't rely on the Authority of Office or comprehensive category expertise. How to let great presentations emerge.
Overcoming Presentation Panic Some tech managers in the U.S. are concerned about speaking with an overly robust accent.Those who perceive speaking English with an accent as a weakness may feel self-conscious or lack self-confidence. They may shy away from giving presentations altogether. That can be a loss for the presenter and audiences alike. Does anything need to be done and is there anything you can do?