Skills Presentation Notes
Let your enthusiasm come out
Biggest element that separates mediocre presenters from world
class ones is the ability to connect with audience in honest and
Movement hand gestures, intonation
Get closer to your audie
Business Card Test Notes
"sell" your message in 30-45 seconds.
the David Belasco test while you're in the planning stages.
David Belasco was a producer who insisted that the core idea for
every successful play he produced could be written a
Presentation Skills Notes
Identifying personal strengths and areas for development
Expressing yourself coherently verbally and in written or
Non-verbal behaviour (e.g. eye contact and posture)
on Effective Communication Skills e.g. how
Preparation of a presentation Notes
Speakers 3 friends
1. Personal Notes
to be seen only by the speaker, and used as a reminder of the
topics and key points, or perhaps of the "bon mot," the
clever, felicitously word
PowerPoint Critique Notes
Critique slides you have been given:
What does not work?
How would you improve?
According to most studies, people's number one fear is public
speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that
Information in a presentation Notes
Most important information Jumps Out
Never use sentences
Fonts communicate subtle messages in and of themselves, which
is why you should choose fonts deliberately. Use the same font
set throughout you
Rules of Presentation Notes
10/ 20/ 30 rule
should have ten slides, last no more than twenty minutes, and
contain no font smaller than thirty points.
Ten is the optimal number of slides in a PowerPoint presentation
because a normal human be
Your are the most powerful visual aid:
What youre going to tell them
Why youre telling them
Why its important
Disruptions an effective way is simply to stop talking and look
at the person talking
Things to Avoid in presentation Notes
Speaker or rather the reader
You clearly need a consistent visual theme throughout your
presentation, but most templates included in PowerPoint have
been seen by your audience countless times (and
Structure of a presentation Notes
We need to open gaps before we close them. Our tendency is to
tell people the facts. First, though, they must realize that they
need these facts.
Dan & Chip Heath, Make it Stick
Facts in logical order
Re-state your main p
Steps in giving a good presentation Notes
Who is your audience?
Why are they there?
What is your goal?
How long will it be?
Where will it take place?
Before you even open up PowerPoint, sit down and reall
Do you know that more than one million adults and
children die every year from HIV in Africa? And that we
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So why dont you join me in the fight against extreme
poverty? We are looking for your voice!
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