3 snooze control presentation tips

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You have a diverse audience for your presentations. Try these 3 snooze-control tips to keep your audience engaged.

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3 snooze control presentation tips

  1. 1. Have you ever felt like this? www.simplystatedbusiness
  2. 2. www.simplystatedbusiness You wish you could fast-forward a speaker’s presentation
  3. 3. www.simplystatedbusiness Or better yet –
  4. 4. www.simplystatedbusiness Or better yet – hit mute
  5. 5. www.simplystatedbusiness Carol knows she’s a good speaker
  6. 6. www.simplystatedbusiness Her audience wouldn’t want that
  7. 7. www.simplystatedbusiness Her audience wouldn’t want that Would they?
  8. 8. www.simplystatedbusiness
  9. 9. www.simplystatedbusiness Because we are not all the same
  10. 10. We know different stuff
  11. 11. and have unique needs We know different stuff
  12. 12. So as good as Carol is www.simplystatedbusiness
  13. 13. www.simplystatedbusiness Parts of her presentation will fall on deaf ears
  14. 14. www.simplystatedbusiness What can Carol do?
  15. 15. www.simplystatedbusiness Try these 3 snooze-control tips
  16. 16. Number One
  17. 17. Create Geek Handouts
  18. 18. www.simplystatedbusiness Geeks are serious about details
  19. 19. Executives cut to the chase www.simplystatedbusiness
  20. 20. www.simplystatedbusiness Keep the details out of your presentation
  21. 21. Let Geeks know where to find them (and anyone else who wants them) www.simplystatedbusiness Email Social media QR codes/online Snail mail Handouts
  22. 22. Number Two
  23. 23. Customize information
  24. 24. Remember Carol? www.simplystatedbusiness
  25. 25. www.simplystatedbusiness She talks about health insurance
  26. 26. People with families
  27. 27. People with families have different needs from single people
  28. 28. www.simplystatedbusiness Keep the details out of your presentation
  29. 29. Customize handouts for interests www.simplystatedbusiness Family Single
  30. 30. Number Three
  31. 31. www.simplystatedbusiness Keep it simple
  32. 32. www.simplystatedbusiness Stop cramming in stuff
  33. 33. Look at what you have www.simplystatedbusiness
  34. 34. Look at what you have www.simplystatedbusiness then eliminate what you don’t need
  35. 35. www.simplystatedbusiness Share great stories
  36. 36. www.simplystatedbusiness Release the power of images
  37. 37. www.simplystatedbusiness Create handouts Customize information Keep it simple
  38. 38. High five!
  39. 39. Photo Credits: BigStockPhoto.com For more business communication tips Go to SimplyStatedBusiness.com
  40. 40. www.simplystatedbusiness Cathy Miller, Business Writer Business site: www.SimplyStatedBusiness.com

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