THESIS Not being afraid to take risks in life and follow your dreams.Thursday, November 29, 12
THESIS Not being afraid to take risks in life and follow your dreams. “Failure is an option, fear is not.”- James CameronThursday, November 29, 12
How did he capture theattention of the audience in theintroduction and how did hekeep them engaged throughout?Thursday, November 29, 12
How did he capture theattention of the audience in theintroduction and how did hekeep them engaged throughout?He gained the attention of theaudience by taking them back tohis childhood and talking abouthis love for sci-ﬁ books andexploring the natural world. Theuse of occasional humor keptthe audience interestedthroughout the speech.Thursday, November 29, 12
DYNAMISM= 4/5 Using more of an energetic personality would’ve helped.Thursday, November 29, 12
TIPS USED FROM REYNOLDS AND DUARTE?Thursday, November 29, 12
TIPS USED FROM REYNOLDS AND DUARTE? The use of storytelling from Nancy Duarte was clear. He wasn’t just listing what he accomplished but also how and why he did. The inspiration behind all of his projects was told through various stories as well.Thursday, November 29, 12
WHAT I LEARNED I learned that having a continuous ﬂow in the presentation is key. This keeps the audience focused on what you’re saying. Being prepared and knowledgeable as well as just being generally comfortable helps prevent pausing and ﬁller.Thursday, November 29, 12
COMPARISONS Both men had a common underlying message with the message being; do whatever pleases you for a career. They both thought very highly of using imagination and emphasized not to lose it throughout life.Thursday, November 29, 12
DIFFERENCES Sir Ken Robinson’s presentations had a more informative tone while James Cameron’s had more of a inspirational feeling. Also James Cameron’s content was more biographical with storytelling while Mr. Robinson’s was more opinionated mixed with factual examples.Thursday, November 29, 12
ADVICE Always have a continuing ﬂow. Know your material. Try to avoid pausing, stumbling through phrases, forgetting and thinking of what you’re going to say. Being articulate is important but in order to be articulate you must ﬁrst be prepared.Thursday, November 29, 12
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