Growing To Be A Better Communicator
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How to Make Great Presentations the Pecha Kucha Way by Lee Watanabe-Crockett

How to Make Great Presentations the Pecha Kucha Way by Lee Watanabe-Crockett | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Learn how to make great presentations using the Pecha Kucha method, and download our custom Pecha Kucha PowerPoint template to help out.

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The mindful way to a brilliant presentation - the future of connecting

The mindful way to a brilliant presentation - the future of connecting | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
We live in a world where we are all overwhelmed with data, facts and information. If you have a presentation to make then do so mindfully.

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9 Great Presentation Tips to Influence Any Audience - Mindful Presenter

9 Great Presentation Tips to Influence Any Audience - Mindful Presenter | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Life itself is full of presentation tips when you take a moment to reflect. When I was a small boy my parents invested enormous energy trying hard to influence so much of my behaviour, beliefs, emotional development, character and even aspirations. As they worked on me at home, at school it seemed my teachers roles seem to …

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Reframing stress: Stage fright can be your friend

Reframing stress: Stage fright can be your friend | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it


Fear of public speaking tops death and spiders as the nation's number one phobia. But new research shows that learning to rethink the way we view our shaky hands, pounding heart, and sweaty palms can help people perform better both mentally and physically.


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Suzanne Izzard's curator insight, April 21, 2013 11:17 AM

Would you believe my son in this photo suffers from stage fright? Well he has for many years and yet with the right help and mindset he has overcome it and is now back in the driving seat...this article explains that before speaking in public and presenting we should try to reframe any stress, this can then help us to perform better.

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Want To Be A Better Speaker? Choose Your Words Less Carefully

Want To Be A Better Speaker? Choose Your Words Less Carefully | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
 

That last speaker you heard probably found a way to say something just right. She was so articulate, you thought. Maybe you left considering your own upcoming speaking opportunity, thinking to yourself, "If only I could choose my words so well..."


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The Learning Factor's curator insight, December 1, 2016 4:35 PM

Yes, your words matter just not as much as you think.

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TED's secret to great public speaking

TED's secret to great public speaking | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
There's no single formula for a great talk, but there is a secret ingredient that all the best ones have in common. TED Curator Chris Anderson shares this secret -- along with four ways to make it work for you. Do you have what it takes to share an idea worth spreading?

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10 Tips for Giving Great Online Presentations

10 Tips for Giving Great Online Presentations | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
Don't make rookie mistakes with your online presentation. Here are basic steps to ensure it's efficient and entertaining. (10 Tips for Giving Great Online #Presentations.

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Marta Torán's curator insight, March 19, 2014 3:46 PM

Presentaciones on-line. Evitar errores de principiante.

Rosemary Tyrrell, Ed.D.'s curator insight, March 20, 2014 8:52 PM

There are some good tips here. It somewhat depends on the platform you use, but one I would add is: watch out for elements that don't transfer. You may be using a nifty "word art" feature and find that the viewers are looking at a big, black box. 

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A Library of Free Music and Sound Loops for Your Presentations

A Library of Free Music and Sound Loops for Your Presentations | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it

From the original article: "One of the cool things about PowerPoint is that it let's you embed sounds into directly into the presentation. You can insert sound loops and cliparts to decorate your presentations or even add a nice background music while playing the slide show. Here..."


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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, March 18, 2013 3:47 AM

Free music to add in to your PowerPoints.

R.Conrath, Ed.D.'s curator insight, March 18, 2013 1:42 PM

Great tool for sound clips needed for presentations and other video projects. 

Nedko Aldev's curator insight, May 8, 2013 4:25 AM

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