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Presentation Skills – The painful truth about your bad habits

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Professionals looking to develop their presentation skills have one major concern aside from anxiety; it’s their bad habits.

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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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Sad But True: PowerPoint Doesn't Suck. You Do. Tell stories!

Sad But True: PowerPoint Doesn't Suck. You Do. Tell stories! | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
How many times have you heard the phrase, "PowerPoint sucks!" or "slides kill presentations?" Here's something to think about as you head into the weekend: PowerPoint doesn't suck. You suck. Sorry. I don't mean "you" (the person reading this blog...

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Karen Dietz's comment, July 24, 2013 1:21 PM
I agree Andrew. Tools are tools and it's all about how you use them that counts.
Karen Dietz's comment, July 24, 2013 1:23 PM
Good question Thomas! I think it is an ongoing dance between learning good storytelling and then learning the tools for maximum impact.
Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, August 2, 2013 7:44 AM

recentlyrue recently I had to get students to use Powerpoint as the Internet connection was too slow to have them all work at once on other online presentation tools. After laying down some ground rules about effective use they amazed us with their creative responses. It is not the tool. It is how you use it. And how teachers plan for it!

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

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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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5 Powerful Ways for Opening a Presentation

5 Powerful Ways for Opening a Presentation | Growing To Be A Better Communicator | Scoop.it
We've all been there before: staring at the glow of your blank computer screen with no idea on how to open or start your talk. For starters, you should never be staring at PowerPoint with no clear ...

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Trisha Proud's comment, July 30, 2013 6:45 PM
Patricia - saying something memorable, wearing something memorable and sometimes I bring something memorable! Trisha Proud
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Karen Dietz's comment, July 30, 2013 8:35 PM
Thank you Trisha, Patricia, Peter, Richard, Denyse, Lalita, Karen and Ivon for your comments! I've been enjoying the conversation and thoughts.
Don Breedwell's curator insight, August 1, 2013 7:51 PM

This is a reminder for all of us who are teachers and Ouse power point in the classroom, too.