“God grant me the Serenity To accept the things I cannot doThe courage to change the things I canAnd the wisdom to know the difference”.
Introduction. Planning. Presentation sequence. Effective presentation skills. Quotes from people who knows a thing about public speaking. Conclusion.
“Great speakers aren’t born, they are trained.” Presenting is a Skill… Developed through experience and training. Presentation “Something set forth to an audience for the attention of the mind “ Effective “…producing a desired result”Source: http://www.hplearningcenter.com
Set objectives:- You should have a list of objectives that you need your audiences to know by the time you are done with your presentation.- People tend to remember lists of three things, that’s will be one of your objectives.
Who are your audience “Success depends on your ability to reach your audience.” Who are you talking to? Why you are talking to them? Size Demographic Knowledge level motivation
Prepare slides Planning the place Date and time How long have you got? Never fall behind time scheduled.
Opening. (Make it strong) Have a clear outline of the objectives Talk about what your subject (what you want to sell) Informative Persuade Conclusion. And one more thing.
Fear Feared More Than Death! The Facts: Shaky hands, blushing cheeks, memory loss, nausea, and knocking knees NORMAL! Anxiety Fear of the Unknown OR Loss of Control No Backup Plan No Enthusiasm For Subject Focus of Attention
Verbal fillers “Um”, “uh”, “like” Any unrelated word or phrase Swaying, rocking, and pacing Hands in pockets Lip smacking Fidgeting Failure to be audience-centered
The Three Presentation Essentials The Role of three Rehearsing Using visual aids
"If you fail to prepare, you are prepared to fail"1. Plan to rehearse your presentation out loud at least 4 times.2. Rehearse against the clock3. Memorize your script.4. Video or tape record yourself
Vocal Loudness Pitch Rate Pause Body language Eye Contact, Gestures, Posture Use of space Can everyone see you Movement Know what you are talking about and show passionate.
1. Smile.2. Breathe.3. Water.4. Notes.5. Establish eye contact with your audience and build a relationship with them.6. Finish On Or Under Time.7. Keep it Simple and Stupid (KISS).8. Prepare a simple slides and do not overwhelm it with text.9. Choose appropriate backgrounds and colors.
“Know your subject and know it well or else don’t stand up! ““Dont be afraid to the state what is obvious to you, it may not be obvious to the audience . “ “Give them passion“ “Make every presentation different “