Focus Question: What is important to communicate in your next presentation? How do you want to capture people’s attention?
As a remote professional it’s likely that you'll be giving presentations to a wide variety of audiences, in possibly both the in person and virtual realms.
Fear of public speaking is usually listed as a Top 10 fear of adults. So how can we prepare to give a WOW presentation?
As a starting point, take 5 minutes to brainstorm. Make a list of everything you could possibly talk about. What are the topics that your clients or customers would really appreciate?
As someone who's been involved in presentation skills training for almost 2 decades, here are a couple of key things to keep in mind:
One of the biggest pitfalls you can experience as a presenter is that no one wants to participate. Tips to get participation happening:
Consider an upcoming presentation:
For more on this topic check out
Section 3 of PlanDoTrack, specifically pages 81 and 82.
All the best,
Co-host of the Remote Pathways Podcast
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