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Upping your presentation game
These resources will provide you with some great examples of how to up your presentation skills.
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Nancy Duarte: The secret structure of great talks | Video on TED.com

TED Talks From the "I have a dream" speech to Steve Jobs’ iPhone launch, all great presentations have a common architecture. In this talk, Nancy Duarte draws lessons on how to make a powerful call-to-action.
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How to use quotes in your presentation

How to use quotes in your presentation | Upping your presentation game | Scoop.it

 

 

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Some wordly-wise tips here, not only on the benefits of using quotes in your presentations, but also on how to edit, modify and present those quotes for maximum impact.

 

Quotations offer a kind of social proof to support the claims you make in your talk. The well-known people who said each quote make your message more credible. And in boardroom style presentations in business, well-chosen quotes make your talk stand out and look more professional because so few presenters use them.

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Training in Business's curator insight, November 9, 2013 11:17 AM

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STEAL THIS PRESENTATION!

NO MORE BORING POWERPOINT!!!!!!!!!
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This is a 74 slide presentation but PLEASE don't be put off by that....

 

...take a look at how those 74 slides are crafted and designed.

 

How they fit together to help you tell a story - not tell it for you!

 

Take a look at the question on slide 35 and ask yourself the same question.....

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Getting Beyond Bullet Points – Tools and Resources

Getting Beyond Bullet Points – Tools and Resources | Upping your presentation game | Scoop.it
For those of you who have read this series of posts relating to my LSG11UK session you’ll know that I reference several tools, resources and pieces of research throughout. Rather than just si...
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PowerPoint® Presentation Flaws and Failures

PowerPoint® Presentation Flaws and Failures | Upping your presentation game | Scoop.it
Electronic slideshow presentations are often faulted anecdotally, but little empirical work has documented their faults. Three studies reported here document psychological causes of their flaws.
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If you've ever wanted to revamp your presentations but were doubtful over whether it was the 'right thing' to do, or faced resistance because

 

"'that's not what we do here"

 

or

 

"it won't fit with our culture"

 

here's some science to help you out.

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Training in Business's curator insight, November 9, 2013 11:18 AM

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Crafting Outstanding Presentations - Storytelling Techniques

Spielberg "meets" Presentation Zen.
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Present Like Steve Jobs

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A wonderful insight into how Steve Jobs used a comination of language, body language and cleverly designed slides.

 

Note how few bullet points (if any) he uses.

 

One of the final messages revolves around rehearsing.

 

Rehearsing.

 

Rehearsing.

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