"Stand and Deliver "gives you everything you need to know to become a poised, polished, and masterful communicator. It reveals the techniques that have worked for countless great speakers throughout history. In this book you will learn how to prepare properly for a presentation, develop and project your own unique style, overcome stage fright, and win any audience in one minute.
This book will show you how to create more effective visual aides for your presentations. Millions of presentations and billions of slides have been produced -- and most of them miss the mark. Slide:ology will challenge your traditional approach to creating slides by teaching you how to be a visual thinker.
Teaches the skills necessary to plan, prepare, and deliver successful presentations at college. Students who use this guide will learn to feel confident and relaxed when presenting in seminars or tutorials. It also includes an audio CD with model language and effective presentation techniques.
This book shows you proven tips, techniques, and exercises to amplify your effectiveness as a speaker and communicator. The author explains how the brain processes information, what people respond to, and how to hold the audience in the palm of your hand.
Presentations are generally poor because their creators have learned bad habits and lack awareness and knowledge about what makes for a great presentation (and what does not). This book aims to help people break out of the rut of making typical PowerPoint presentations.
This guide is geared toward college students with course requirements to fulfill, recent graduates who are faced with the daunting task of interviewing for jobs, and business people who need to improve their presentation skills. The book takes the fright out of writing and giving speeches through easy-to-digest lessons that only take minutes per day.
Cognitive neuroscientist Stephen M. Kosslyn shows how to make presentations work better based on how our brains work. If you have a PowerPoint presentation that is not giving you the results you want, take advantage of scientific research about what your audience is seeing and thinking.
Ellen Finkelstein is a recognized expert, speaker, trainer, and best-selling author on PowerPoint, presentation skills, and AutoCAD. Her articles have appeared in numerous magazines, newsletters, and blogs.