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How to Present like a Pro: 10 Public Speaking Tips from the World's Best Storytellers

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How to present like a pro. Tips from the best public speakers in the world.

How to present like a pro. Tips from the best public speakers in the world.

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  • 1. HOW TO PRESENT LIKE A PRO 10 PUBLIC SPEAKING TIPS FROM THE WORLD’S BEST STORYTELLERS https://www.flickr.com/photos/isengardt/11528272293
  • 2. Pass the Trapdoor Test www.flickr.com/photos/leshaines123/11651726136
  • 3. Imagine you start your presentation and one minute into your flow, a trapdoor opens in the stage.
  • 4. You fall through End of presentation
  • 5. What is the one thing you want to say to the audience in that one minute?
  • 6. Make ‘em laugh www.flickr.com/photos/nosha/3599597595
  • 7. People won’t remember what you said
  • 8. But they’ll always remember how you made them feel
  • 9. Remember... you are there to entertain not educate
  • 10. Paint Pictures www.flickr.com/photos/thenewinstitute/8633357227
  • 11. “I want to take you on a journey” “Imagine...”
  • 12. Engage their senses
  • 13. See Feel Hear
  • 14. www.flickr.com/photos/barkbud/4165385634 Show & tell
  • 15. In my hand, a shrunken head from the Iban tribes of Borneo
  • 16. Given to me by the village elders
  • 17. Let me tell you how I came to own this shrunken head...
  • 18. Get more tips like this in the book. On Amazon now http://www.amazon.com/dp/ B00KZPI1ME
  • 19. Skip the “About Us” www.flickr.com/photos/daunphilipp/3266919865
  • 20. BORING!
  • 21. Don’t waste your first minute on the stuff nobody cares about
  • 22. If they love your presentation, they’ll Google you out at the end
  • 23. Shorter wins... always www.flickr.com/photos/brandoncwarren/4334456172
  • 24. TED = 18 minutes
  • 25. Human attention span = 20 minutes
  • 26. Boring presentation = 85 slides, 60 minutes
  • 27. Open body language www.flickr.com/photos/mugley/9634222922
  • 28. “I can’t put my finger on it but I just don’t like that guy”
  • 29. What you say is less important than how you say it
  • 30. Unbutton your jacket Stand open Show your wrists
  • 31. Why YOU? www.flickr.com/photos/pranavbhasin/7386776690
  • 32. Since I was 5 years old...
  • 33. Nobody else can tell this story better... than me
  • 34. I was born to give this presentation
  • 35. Share your weakness www.flickr.com/photos/brandoncwarren/4164759025
  • 36. If you want the audience to change, tell them how you screwed up once
  • 37. Share your own vulnerability
  • 38. Then they’ll think it’s okay to admit their own mistakes
  • 39. www.flickr.com/photos/klaus-peter-schmidt/7396050170 Tell Stories
  • 40. We live and die by the stories we tell
  • 41. You are the hero Find an antagonist
  • 42. It’s a journey Your presentation is your triumph over the antagonist
  • 43. Get more tips like this in the book. On Amazon now http://www.amazon.com/dp/ B00KZPI1ME

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