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Presentation Tips

Presentation Tips

Discover different strategies you can use to create, practice and deliver an effective presentation that will leave a positive impact on your audience. Creating a presentation is not rocket science, but the way you present your topic and the design of your slides is what will catch the attention of your listeners.

In this category, we’re looking into the most successful stories and methods that are used in today’s public speaking. Did you know that you can actually learn a lot of tricks from Donald Trump about better corporate presentations or from award-winning movie speeches? More than that, you can get tips on how to create the perfect pitch deck presentation or on techniques to make your presentation memorable to your listeners. And there is a lot more.

history's best public speakers
The history of humankind is filled with inspiring speeches that changed the world. A good public speaker can inspire the audience, change their minds, make them laugh or cry. Even if you don’t need to give a speech to rouse thousands on a daily basis, talking in public can be a concern in our modern...
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a block of circular ice
Are your go-to icebreakers not working anymore? Are people not enjoying your usual tricks? Well, today, you’re in luck because I’m sharing my 30 favorite – and definitely – fun icebreakers which you can use in your next presentation, meeting or conference. Plus, I’m also going to walk you through the importance and benefits of...
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10 timing tips for successful presentations cover image
Here’s a question for you: would you consider a presentation successful if the speaker went beyond the allotted time? It may have been a good presentation, but because of the delay, it caused you to be late for some other important appointment. My guess is, you’d say “no.” Because that would be my answer too....
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Ten essential tips for productive meetings
Not all meetings are productive. Sometimes you’ll achieve a lot, other times you’ll feel like you’ve wasted hours of your life. If you want to make the most of your time, continue reading this article as I share with you 10 essential tips for more productive meetings. Key Tips To More Productive Meetings Make your...
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Preparing for your next presentation? Check out this comprehensive 4-part presentation planning checklist
This scenario may sound familiar: you’ve got a presentation coming up, but you don’t even know where to start. You feel overwhelmed, pressured and perhaps even a bit scared, especially if there’s a lot at stake. Your reputation – or maybe even your career – could be on the line. Don’t waste any more time...
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aiming for perfection shouldn't be your presentation's goal
Becoming a better presenter should be in your bucket list. With so many real-life benefits to improving your presentation skills, you’re seriously missing out if you think being an ‘okay’ presenter is good enough. Avoid these common presentation mistakes, and be on your way to becoming a popular and highly sought-after speaker in your industry!...
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learn how to give better presentations in 2019
Are you still using the same old, default templates in PowerPoint? Are you still letting your audience read off your slides by putting way too much text in there? If yes, then you’re in dangerous territory. You’re literally letting your audience suffer from the phenomenon known as ‘death by PowerPoint.’ Want to find out how...
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Elements of successful storytelling. Element #1 - have a well-defined presentation message
Storytelling is not just for the pros you see on TV or on stage. The truth is that storytelling is a life skill that everyone of us should master. So many good things can come out of good storytelling. Your life as you know it now can literally change in an instant if you tell...
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Element 1 of an excellent sales pitch: master your product or service
Everyone needs to learn how to sell. Whether you’re currently in the sales profession or not, knowing how to sell is a valuable skill. It can literally change your life – and the people you’re selling to – in an instant. Sales is not just about selling products and services, it’s also about sharing your...
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Make your presentation's CTA easy to follow
A presentation without a call to action (CTA) is incomplete. It leaves you hanging and it makes you ask yourself, “Is that it?” You wonder what you’re supposed to do with the information you’ve just received. It’s quite rude when you think about it. If you don’t want to be perceived as such (a rude...
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