Presentation Ideas

  • How to write your first speech

    …. What does the audience need to know to support the change and action required by your speech? 5. Add your personal style Go back and identify the examples, stories, data, and metaphors you’ll use to support each of the main concepts in your presentation. Which of those might be a good way to open the talk? Look for something that frames the goal…

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  • Save this guide on how to moderate a panel discussion

    … By Mark Schaefer I’ve been asked to moderate many corporate and conference panels over the years and I’ve become pretty good at it. So I thought I would pass along some of the things I’ve learned from my experiences. Save this post so you’ll be ready when it’s your time to take the stage! 1. Don’t worry about a preparation call This may seem…

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  • How to Host a Marketing Conference That Doesn’t Tank

    … By Kerry Gorgone, {grow} Contributing Columnist I travel a lot, either to present at conferences or to facilitate workshops. I’m even in a Facebook group for frequent business travelers (great luggage tips)! Attending so many events has led me to appreciate the ones that are well organized. The difference between hosting a memorable…

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  • Five tips to prepare for your first international speaking assignment

    … the territory Weeks before the talk, I start to read a newsfeed about the country and city I’m visiting. It can be something as simple as doing a daily web search for the news in that country. This way I get a feel for the political issues, potential hot buttons, and ideas I can use to “localize” the content. I always try to use some local…

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  • Highlights from my #SMMW keynote speech

    … you soon, too! The post Highlights from my #SMMW keynote speech appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. Related Stories Four ways Facebook Instant Articles will dramatically impact marketing The business case for dwelling on dwell time The business case for unbranded content Driving economic benefits from your Alpha Audience Are marketers getting lost in the Dark Funnel? …

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  • How to create an amazing social media marketing workshop

    … I receive a lot of questions from people who are creating their first social media class or workshop. I have no idea of how many hundreds of hours I have been in front of companies, graduate students, and conferences delivering content to people all over the world but I’ve picked up a few best practices along the way. Here are some tips, tricks…

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  • Four new effective presentation techniques you can use right now

    … I recently had the opportunity to observe some great speakers — Mitch Joel, Tom Webster and Laura Fitton and I learned a few things that I am incorporating into my keynote presentation style. I think they’ll help you too. The black slide Tom Webster did something I had never seen before in a presentation and it was very effective. When he came…

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  • 10 Ways to Drive More Social Proof

    … with the content! If you can’t see the slide presentation above, you can access this directly on SlideShare: 10 Ways to Drive More Social Proof. The post 10 Ways to Drive More Social Proof appeared first on Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}. Related Stories How to promote your content without being spammy 10 Simple ideas…

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  • A stunningly simple path to creative business presentations

    … Thanks to Haiku Deck and Slideshare, there is no excuse to create lousy slide presentations any more! A few month ago, I became aware of a mobile app called Haiku Deck that allows you to create impressive slide presentations right from your mobile device. I had not used it much but I had it in the back of mind in case I needed to make…

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