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How to Create an Awesome Presentation – Slide Content

Now that you know why you create a slide, it now begs the question, what content do you put on a slide?

Before we talk about that, you need to know the difference between 2 very different types of memory – Verbatim and Gist.

Verbatim comes from the Latin word Verbum which means “word for word” and Gist on the other hand is where we get the “general” meaning of something like an idea.

Knowing the difference between Verbatim and Gist is very important for a speaker because … Click Here to find out!

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Theresa May Speech from Hell

October 6, 2017

Just had to blog this up and tell the world.

Well done Theresa May: How to maintain grace under fire! You may not have heard about the UK's Prime Minister's speech from hell yesterday (the article is below but I will summarise). First an "in your face" heckler, then a serious bout of coughing then finally, the sign behind her falling apart. Throughout it all, she maintained her dignity and carried on.

If disaster hasn't befallen you during a presentation at some stage don't fret, it will. Once, for me, my PC decided to reboot halfway through a senior presentation to a global insurance firm. When it does, take a leaf out of Theresa May's book. Don't panic and keep going. You will usually find your audience supportive of you in these situations. If you can not take it too seriously, you will also add to your support.

You can read the article here - https://goo.gl/syDKCK

How to Create an Awesome Presentation – Why Create a Slide for?

Everyone knows their presentation slides should be simple, clean and concise … yet everyone that I have spoken to do exactly the opposite … WHY? It appears most people don’t know the purpose of a slide.

To dispel a major myth, sides are NOT there for the speaker, it’s for the audience. If your slides are there to remind you of what you need to say, let me tell you now, you’re heading for disaster! So, what are slides for then? It’s simple, slides are there for … Click the image above to find out!

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