A Useful Guide to Presenting Well

Authors: Brenda McAll, Ian Clarke and Steve Westall
ISBN: 978-1-906460-98-3


For many of us, the prospect of "presenting" can hold much fear and foreboding.

Whether it is a request to present a business case, a briefing for management or even a personal task like a wedding speech, the challenge can lead to many sleepless nights.

The authors have had extensive, successful, presentation experience over their varied business careers.

This Useful Guide contains their personal tips and techniques, which have helped them present with confidence and passion, despite the nerves and the pressure!

This Useful Guide steers you through being clear and upfront on the requirements and objectives of your presentation, and then takes you through the key steps to help you provide a professional, confident presentation, whatever the topic.

What the Useful Guide includes:

  • Creating your presentation with clear objectives and appropriate messages.

  • Designing your presentation to specifically meet both your own objectives and the needs of your audience.

  • Creating effective slides and materials.

  • Rehearsing techniques to help you fine tune your presentation content and delivery, to give you more confidence.

  • Tips and techniques to help you improve your presentation delivery and performance.

  • Checklists covering the resources you will need, including domestic considerations.

  • Appendices on useful video links, using "selfie" videos and some useful effective breathing exercises.

  • Upon completion you will be able to:

  • Build your presentations with clear objectives and consistent messages.

  • Design your presentations to meet the needs of your intended audience.

  • Improve your own delivery and performance by taking on board the tips and ideas within the Useful Guide.

  • Approach presentation opportunities with more personal confidence and self-belief.

  • Be "in control" throughout your presentation, and project a professional and informed performance.

  • About the Authors

    Brenda McAll has worked for many years running corporate communications in the technology and financial services sectors.

    Ian Clarke has managed his own successful organisational management consultancy and has designed and delivered many highly successful management development programmes.

    Steve Westall has had extensive experience designing, developing and delivering presentations on business proposals and workshops on financial awareness, recruitment/selection and interview skills.

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