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The straightforward guide to making effective presentations

Bill Peters

The straightforward guide to making effective presentations

by Bill Peters

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Published by Langley in Richmond .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Title on back of title page: Making effective presentations.

Other titlesMaking effective presentations.
StatementBill Peters.
SeriesStraightforward guides
The Physical Object
Pagination67p. :
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21755561M
ISBN 101899940030
OCLC/WorldCa60265167

Tips for Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations 1. Create a Script. It doesn’t matter who your audience is or what it is you’re presenting – they’ll be able to tell if your slides are lacking any rhyme or reason.   But make sure you don’t make these 10 Common Mistakes When Setting Deadlines. 6. Learn to Say “No” Don’t take on more than you can handle. For the distractions that come in when you’re doing other things, give a firm no. Or defer it to a later period.

Effective Presentations. An essential aspect of any research project is dissemination of the findings arising from the study. The most common ways to make others aware of your work is by publishing the results in a journal article, or by giving an oral or poster presentation (often at a regional or national meeting). When you download “How to make an effective PowerPoint presentation”, you’ll also receive my free email course to help you make the most of the Guide and the monthly Speaking about Presenting email newsletter: Here’s what people have said about the Guide: “It’s awesome. I downloaded it and used it straight away.

Learn how to shape your idea into a strong presentation, with effective planning, writing, and visual design. Create a powerful presentation that moves your audience. Shape Your Idea Into the Perfect Presentation. The Complete Guide to Making Great Presentations is yours free when you sign up for our weekly Tuts+ Business newsletter! Visit the Australian Institute of Management (AIM) to find out about our Professional Presentations short course. Book online today!


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Save to OneDrive, to get to your presentations from your computer, tablet, or phone. Share and work with others, wherever they are. The good news is: your presentations don't have to be this way. This post will show you how to easily create interactive PowerPoint presentations that can be presented in accordance with your audience's needs.

Imagine a presentation that can be tailored to varied audiences without having to edit the slides beforehand. Smile and Make Eye Contact with your Audience.

This sounds very easy, but a surprisingly large number of presenters fail to do it. If you smile and make eye contact, you are building rapport, which helps the audience to connect with you and your also helps you to feel less nervous, because you are talking to individuals, not to a great mass of unknown people.

Additional time = 2 minutes. If that’s a little too much to do, use some other font than Times New Roman and make the text a different color. Something anything. DO – Use photos or sketches to describe your talking points. We all like picture books whether we want to admit it or not same thing applies to presentations.

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Oral presentations typically involve three important steps: 1) planning, 2) practicing, and 3. Make your presentations visual by adding pictures, diagrams andgraphs that reinforce your message The pictures must support your message – do not insert unrelated picturesjust for aesthetic reasons If you need to present complex drawings, such as an architectural diagram,start with a high-level overview and then delve into each layer16Overview Diagram.

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It is the ubiquitous prop that attends every presentation. So if we can’t outlaw presentation software, at least we can improve how we use it. Here are my five rules for making more effective presentations. Don’t give your presentation software center stage.

This is the biggest mistake I see speakers make.PowerPoint presentations are not usually known for being engaging or interactive. That’s often because most people treat their slides as if they are notes to read off and not a tool to help empower their message.

Your presentation slides are there to .