Effective presentations are increasingly important in business. Gone are the days when dry, boring lectures would do. Now you need to be able to give bright interesting multimedia presentations which showcase the subject matter and your ability to deliver it in an exciting way. For many people this is a real test of nerve. With careful planning and preparation you can overcome your fears and actually enjoy delivering material to one or hundreds of people.
Before you start
What are the aims of your talk?
You can find lots of different sources of information. Some might be:
Use a large piece of paper (A3) to write down things as they come into your head.
Write a 2D script
Don’t include slides, props or any presentation technique - just the words.
Turn it into a 3D script
By blending in your presentation method. Use:
Try to break the script down into 5 to 10 minute chunks and have something fun to do in between
Practice in 3D form
What makes a successful presentation?
Worthwhile things to remember