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How to deliver a winning business presentation

A presentation is a public performance of your very own show. The show is remembered by the highlights, the laughs, the drama, and the...

Mastering the art of public speaking

Yes, it terrifies many of us, but for a business owner, improving public speaking skills can be a real asset. It all starts with knowing your audience, making a connection, telling a story and involves plenty of practice.

Three ways to engage with the audience before you speak

Engaging with the audience before you speak is invaluable, it's as valuable as what you say on the day. Here are some powerful preparation techniques you can use to create inroads into the hearts and minds of your audience.

Give a great speech: Three tips from Aristotle

Convey your message, convince your audience, and confirm where they stand. A method from the master of rhetoric himself.

Do you waffle?

Maria Pantalone blogs about keeping on track when presenting something to a client, either verbally or via email. "Whether your document is a report, proposal or an email you want your reader to actually read it. You wouldn’t be writing it if it wasn’t important, would you?"

Font Faux Pas

Font. It’s everywhere you look. From number plates to road signs to newspapers to documents, font is part of everyday life. But did you know that the font you choose for your presentations, company logo or even a business card is subconsciously speaking volumes about you and your business?

The Power of the Pause

Maria Pantalone blogs about how distracting 'ums' and 'ahs' can be in presentations. "Many people don’t realise that they’re using fillers until it’s pointed out to them. Once they’re aware of them they can then work on reducing or even eliminating them altogether."

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