Ways to become a better presenter

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<ul><li> 1. Power Corrupts ButPowerpoint Corrupts Absolutely </li> <li> 2. Well, Dontthe tools </li> <li> 3. Well, Dont the toolsblame the workman </li> <li> 4. Its worth doing it well. </li> <li> 5. These tips andresources shouldhelp turn you into apresentation </li> <li> 6. 1. Study the Best </li> <li> 7. is a great place to watch people at the top of theirgame give interesting and effective presentations. </li> <li> 8. 2. Get good advice </li> <li> 9. I like slidelogy by Nancy Duarte (who worked with Al Gore on his Inconvenient Truth presentation)and Presentation Zen by Garr Reynolds </li> <li> 10. 3. Get Training </li> <li> 11. Join theatre. Learn some acting. These acting techniques can help people toconnect with their audience more effectively. </li> <li> 12. But even a rehearsal in front of aconstructively-critical friend can be useful. </li> <li> 13. 4. Keep it short </li> <li> 14. I like Guy Kawasakis advice: </li> <li> 15. I like Guy Kawasakis advice: stick to the 10:20:30 Rule </li> <li> 16. I like Guy Kawasakis advice: stick to the 10:20:30 Rule Ten slide, 20 minutes, 30-point text (and no smaller) </li> <li> 17. 5. Less text, more image </li> <li> 18. Did You Know?These are all good sources of pictures for presentations </li> <li> 19. 6. Slides are for illumination, not support </li> <li> 20. The audience came to hear you speak. </li> <li> 21. Neverever read text off a slide </li> <li> 22. 7. Ask questions </li> <li> 23. For small groups </li> <li> 24. For small groups stop regularly </li> <li> 25. For small groups stop regularlyevery few minutes </li> <li> 26. 8. Tell a story </li> <li> 27. Show what the problem is </li> <li> 28. Show what the problem isand how you will solve it </li> <li> 29. You Must Try </li> <li> 30. 9. Focus onwhatsimportant </li> <li> 31. In fact, the moreyou select andfocus thepresentation andthe more you addyour own expertanalysis, the moreeffective it will be </li> <li> 32. 10. Be yourself </li> <li> 33. Prepare </li> <li> 34. Then forgetpreparing </li> <li> 35. Imagine you were talking to friends or family in an environment you findcomfortable and friendly </li> <li> 36. Like dogs audiences respond to nerves with nerves and friendliness with friendliness </li> <li> 37. Trust me </li> <li> 38. Heres Wishing you to Becomea Better Presenter </li> </ul>