KNOW YOUR AUDIENCE

KNOW YOUR AUDIENCE

When you think about the audience for your presentation, you’re most likely thinking of a mass. An amorphous entity, a row of nameless faces. This is not very conducive to hitting the right note, because as we all know, it’s easier to talk to a single person than to a...
Learning never stops!

Learning never stops!

When you’re feeling that Friday-fatigue, and are wondering how to tackle the next big presentation, don’t despair. There is a wealth of tutorials and how-to’s online that will make your life easier, and help you stay on top of the situation. And to...
QUESTION TIME

QUESTION TIME

One hallmark of a confident presenter is how you handle questions. In today’s post, we will look at how not just answering questions but asking questions during your presentation can be a powerful strategy. For example, the usual approach would be to directly dive...
H is for Handouts

H is for Handouts

In a working environment where soft copies are in, and hard copies passé (not to mention frowned upon for being a waste of paper) – what relevance can handouts continue to have? That’s the topic we’d like to address in this post. The first question that comes to mind...
JAZZ UP YOUR PRESENTATION IN A GIFFY!

JAZZ UP YOUR PRESENTATION IN A GIFFY!

Continuing the thread on multi-media, one of the easiest and most effective ways of adding a dynamic element to your presentation is to add in gifs. Having said that, it’s important to choose wisely and well. When you’re spoilt for choice, it helps to have a few handy...