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Speaking with confidence is easier said than done. Delivering a presentation in a high-stakes presentation is never really easy.
But, when you have a strong presentation outline developed in the Minimal® way, backed by visual slides that make your core message obvious – you have nothing to fear and can present with confidence.
The clarity of your thinking will reflect as confidence on stage.
This section on how to present and speak in public will add to that self-assurance.
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Confessions of a Horrified Audience
This presentation won the Presentation Horror Story Contest on Slideshare in 2010.
Presenter Personality Type
All presenters are not the same. Knowing the personality types will help you understand your strengths and weaknesses and make winning presentations every time.
Open A Presentation
The first two minutes determines the fate of your presentation. Learn 4 creative ways to open a presentation, and make your audience sit up and listen.
Business presentations VS TED talks
Approaching business-oriented presentations like the way you approach a TED talk is a recipe for disaster. Find the 5 ways a presentation in business differs from a TED talk and why.
Interview with Expert: Olivia Mitchell
Topic: A more natural body language when presenting
There are some great pieces of advice about presenting, for example, pause more often, move to demonstrate your enthusiasm, be passionate. However, each of these can be taken too far...
7 Body Language Blunders
Are you unknowingly giving out negative signals with your body language? Learn the 7 body language blunders to avoid.
Interview with Expert: Kathryn Mackenzie
Topic: From Dull to Dynamic Presentations
A dynamic presentation is one that is engaging, captivating and inspiring. It leaves a positive lasting impression on the audience by instilling hope...: Read the complete Interview with Certified World Class Speaking Coach, Kathryn Mackenzie here.
Can You Overcome Fear of Public Speaking?
Can you really overcome the fear of public speaking? We show you the real reason why you fear speaking in public and the three beliefs you need to manage your fear successfully.
Public Speaking Anxiety
This article coverts the 3 Beliefs that lead to Public Speaking Anxiety and provides a clear solution to overcome it.
Interview with Expert: Janet Hilts
Topic: Fear of Speaking
In this interview, we talk to Janet Hilts about fear of speaking and presenting and the effectiveness of EFT technique in dealing with this fear. Know more...
Nervous Hand Gestures
Your hand gestures give away your nervousness during your public speaking. Learn the vulnerable moments when this happens, and the ways to control your hand gestures for a confident presentation.
Interview with Expert: Stacey Hanke
Topic: How to Influence
In this interview with Arte from Presentation-Process, Stacey shares her insights on how to influence your audience when presenting, especially in business. Know More...
How to Summarize
Does your audience find it difficult to recall and put your information in context? Learn how to summarize and enhance audience retention.
3 Steps To Better Humor in Presentations &
6 Ways to Use Presentation Humor
Looking at using Humor in presentations? These presentations have been immensely popular on Slideshare.
Presentation Humor to light up your ‘bored’ room
Is it appropriate to use humor in business presentations? Won’t you look silly when it doesn’t work? Discover 3 things that make humor work in business presentations.
Interview with Expert: Dr Simon Raybould
Topic: How to Talk Less and Engage More
Internationally recognized expert on presenting, Simon Raybould talks about how presenters can talk less and engage audiences more.
Presentation Tips: Use Verbal Transition for Flow
Are you losing your audience attention during your presentation? It could be because your presentation flows poorly. Learn simple presentation tips to overcome this.
Interview with Expert: Angela Definis
Topic: Tips on Voice Power
Angela DeFinis is an industry expert in professional public speaking. In this interview with Arte from Presentation Process, Angela shares her secrets to how you can use your voice can empower your presentations.
Handling Presentation Questions
If handling tough presentation questions posed by aggressive audience gives you nightmares, you’ll find your solution here.
Effective Thank You Slides
Audience pay maximum attention at the start and end of a presentation. The presentation below gives 3 effective ways to close with Thank You Slides.
In a nutshell, you will learn to speak with confidence
What’s interesting is, you’ll learn all these in a clear step-by-step way. As you know by now, we hate giving you vague guidance, pointless pep talk and asking you to find your own way.
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