GREAT and RUBBISH presentations in business

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Here is a list of suggestions for what makes a GREAT presentation & what makes a RUBBISH one!

GREAT PRESENTATIONS:  RUBBISH PRESENTATIONS:
• Grab them with an interesting hook to start
• Good voice projection
• Smiling, friendly, natural approach
• Passionate about the theme
• Conversational in tone
• Clear points
• Good use of supporting visuals
• Use video to reinforce points
• Simple design
• Have one clear main point to get across
• Have confident body language
• Punctuate with relevant examples
• Involve your audience
• Take questions and allow time for them
• Keep to time!
• Have a clear conclusion
• Make your audience think
• Include new topical info
• Only include statistics with context
• Explain why not just what
• Change your pace periodically
• Rambling and slow starting
• Sound like you are reading a script
• Reading lots of text on slides
• No eye contact with your audience
• Seeming unconfident
• Looking bored or disinterested
• Too long or too short!
• Too confusing
• Badly designed visuals
• No clear point to it all
• No examples to back up points
• Facing away from audience at the screen
• Repeats a point too often
• Repeats a point too often!!
• Monotone delivery
• Seeming to be unprepared
• Talking too fast
• Data shared too complex
• Charts are irrelevant to the message
• Charts impossible to read!
• Using industry jargon
• Speaking down to your audience
• Slides contain nothing new
• No flow, just lots of bullet points
• Doesn’t inspire or motivate