Prepare visuals to clarify and emphasize your oral report 205 week 3

Prepare visuals to clarify and emphasize your oral report 205 week 3

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Prepare visuals to clarify and emphasize your oral report. Visual materials may include chalkboards, flip charts, posters of tables, charts drawings, Handout sheets, exhibits of models or equipment, slides, filmstrips, transparencies, or computer projections. The size of the room or auditorium, the kind of people in your audience (employers, employees, potential buyers, multinational individuals, etc.), the budget, the available equipment (chalkboards, projectors, computers, tables, and so forth), and the purpose of your speech are all factors to consider in planning visual material. Effective visual materials are characterized by a number of factors such as simplicity, unity, emphasis, balance, and legibility.
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Unformatted text preview: Rehearse your speech a number of times before you actually give it. Practice before a mirror and use a tape recorder. If possible, give your speech to a small group of friends. Ask them to assess your poise, eye contact, voice, gestures, and rate. Your voice should be conversational, confident, and enthusiastic. Avoid a monotonous sound at all costs. Vary your pitch and intensity. Monitor the volume and rate of your speech. Judge the quality of your voice. Are you shrill, nasal, raspy, breathy, and growly? Document Design Business Research and Writing for the IT Professional Document Design University of Phoenix Mark Watson November 20, 2009 James Reynolds...
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