These tips will captivate your audience

These tips will captivate your audience

Keeping the attention of your audience while presenting is a skill that can take time to develop. It’s stressful enough to stand in front of people and deliver your message—let alone trying to keep them engaged while doing it. These tips will make it easy for you to...
How to nail your next business presentation

How to nail your next business presentation

You’ve done the data analysis, you’ve had a research breakthrough—now it’s time to share your knowledge with your colleagues.  Ask yourself these 5 questions to prepare a business presentation that delivers: 1. What’s the purpose of my presentation? If you don’t...
Why you need to be making marketing videos

Why you need to be making marketing videos

Video has never been more popular as a communication tool. 79 percent of all Internet traffic in 2018 will be video, which points to changes in the way people consume information. More and more people are sharing videos of everything from the latest news stories to...
How to effectively practice for your next presentation

How to effectively practice for your next presentation

American football great Vince Lombardi said, “Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.” This quote holds true for everything from sports to giving professional presentations. Use these tips to help you effectively practice for your next...
How to use storytelling in a presentation

How to use storytelling in a presentation

Using stories in a presentation is easier than you think. It doesn’t have to be stressful—especially if you’re familiar with the tactics that make a good story. Follow these tips to use effective storytelling in your next presentation: What is storytelling? In its...
3 tips for painless public speaking

3 tips for painless public speaking

Public speaking gets a bad rap. Most people have experienced the anxiety and fear that can come with glossophobia, or the fear of public speaking. The good news is that it is possible to be fearless while standing up in front of people. All you have to do is follow...
5 things you should avoid when giving a presentation

5 things you should avoid when giving a presentation

You’ve spent time preparing your slides and researching content. You stayed in last Saturday so you could practice your transitions. Now it’s time to deliver. Here are five things to avoid when giving a presentation: Slow pace: Your audience shouldn’t be more...
How to open a speech

How to open a speech

What’s the best way to open a speech? Does it have to be the best joke in your arsenal? How you choose to open a speech often dictates how your audience responds to you. Let’s start with what doesn’t work. What you don’t want to do Most people start a speech with,...
10 things you should always do when giving a presentation

10 things you should always do when giving a presentation

Presentations can be stressful but can also yield great results when you’ve prepared and presented in the best way possible. It’s normal to feel nervous and most people can’t help but feel anxious but there are a few things you can control. Here are ten things...
How to make a presentation memorable

How to make a presentation memorable

Is it possible for you to give a presentation that the audience will remember? Can you present your information in a way that stands out from everyone else? The answer to these two questions is yes. You can make your presentations memorable. To be remembered in a...