The first thing is to remember it well by yourself :) It is, of course, a joke, but there is a piece of truth in it. What will help you make the presentation memorable and effective if you really know it already well?
If you decide to read something about giving presentations, you will see a number of identical or very similar recommendations. How to understand if these tips are correct? Which of them are really good and effective, and which are not?
Ok, that may be not a secret, though... :) Have you ever dreamed of a magic wand, superpower or other fantastic "helper" that would make your performance brilliant? It is more realistic than it seems!
This skill will come in handy when you will go on a stage to get your Oscar award. But not only for this :) Thank you speech, even if it is very short and consisting of a couple of sentences, one day will happen in your life.
The impression of your presentation is always based on whether you will be able to give enough to the listener. What does it mean? Your energy, your passion of what you are doing and your shining personality.
It is absolutely normal to be nervous before a public performance. But be sure: the most difficult time to stay calm is to stay calm before your first presentation. So, let's get started!
It's like dancing, when you are a skilled leading partner who knows all the moves well, but also really feels music and rhythm. Let's dance?
People listen not only to what you say. They pay maximum attention to the way you speak.
Sure, you know we produce it :) We are the authors of PodioBox, the all-in-one platform that was made for everyone who gives presentations and works in live event field. This is our 'child' and we love it. But this is not the answer.
If you want to feel yourself more confident while giving a presentation, to accent and focus on your audience and its reactions, to feel less anxious, you should follow the rule number one – know your presentation key points and ideas as well as you can.