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Unformatted text preview: Week Seven 8 Secrets to a Knockout Business Presentation Dig deep - Use educational web-sites, or interview someone in the industry the presentation is on. Avoid information overload - Do not overload the audience, removing some pictures, and wording can help audience focus. Practicing Delivery - Practice the presentation several times, and eliminate all distrac- tions. Forget Comedy - The audience did not come to laugh, this is a business presentation Pick powerful props - Choose simple props that demonstrate the point Minimize yourself - Make the audience the main character, and you are helping them with a problem Speak the language - Always explain terms and acronyms Use Simple Slides - dont be like everyone else, dont rely on the slide projector to run the show Preparing myself for what I was about to read, I changed out of my work clothes and into sweat pants and a sweat shirt. I grabbed the bag of Cheetos along with a glass of cranberry juice, and pants and a sweat shirt....
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This note was uploaded on 08/09/2010 for the course GEN 10 taught by Professor Jamesyelton during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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