At some point in your career, you will need to deliver a powerful presentation. Will you be ready?
Your boss asks you to present their work to management. You work hard to put together the material in a way that lets the bosses know your team is on track. Then, the day of the presentation arrives. Suddenly, it feels like grammar school again. The teacher just asked you to stand in front of the class. Your knees start shaking, you start sweating, and you just might lose your breakfast in front of everyone.
You’re not alone. For many of us, the thought of delivering a presentation is scary!
The Dos and Don’ts of Delivering a Powerful Presentation
Sure, the skills necessary to deliver effective presentations don’t come naturally to everyone. But like any other skill, you can learn, practice and prepare. To help you get started, this infographic from Walkerstone lists the Dos and Don’ts of delivering presentations.
Use the information to strengthen and hone the skills necessary to light up the room and have your audience eating out of the palm of your hand. With a little practice, you’ll be proficient and confident in no time.
Did the boss call you up to the front of the class? No problem! You’re ready to make the grade!