Posts Tagged ‘Presentation skills’

Unaccustomed as I am

Presenting can be a daunting task if you let it be. The first time I did presentation training we were preparing to apply our new found skills and I opted to go first. I was asked to walk through the door at the end and present to the people in the room – I had no idea that behind the door was an auditorium with 300 seated in it! total heart-stopping moment. I recall my knees knocking behind the lectern which I clung onto for dear life and I spoke for 20minutes about my magazine.

use you props effectively

The feedback from my trainer was remarkable the trainer said I didn’t look nervous – no one could have been more surprised than me. It is highly unlikely that you will have to present to that number of people very often but even if it is a handful you should think about the following: