Category: Common Presentation Mistakes

when presenting, don’t be a diva!
Common Presentation Mistakes

What NOT to do! Don’t be a diva!

Speakers take note! No one likes a drama queen!    I am friends with a number of Speakers Bureau Consultants. These are the people you can go to when you know you want to book a speaker, but you don’t know who to book. You

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Don't think you can wing it!
Common Presentation Mistakes

What NOT to do! Don’t think you can wing it!

I was speaking a Women’s Networking event in Sydney. As usual, I was the speaker after lunch. This is a spot I’m known for because I like to use props and dancing to reinforce my key messages so it’s easy to stay awake even if

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how to effectively send your message across
Common Presentation Mistakes

What NOT to do! Don’t assume they got the point!

  If you’re like most people you’re very busy. You’re probably running from one meeting to another (or logging in and out of one meeting after another on zoom) without much thought or preparation each time.   When we present our ideas in meetings, or

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Common Presentation Mistakes

What NOT to do! Don’t think your data sells itself!

An engineer in one of my training programs said to the group (and to me), ‘But I’m an engineer Michelle, I don’t have to be interesting!’ Ahhh! Are you serious? This is a classic misconception! This engineer is not the first person in a program

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