• open panel
  • Home
  • Archive by category 'Business Presentations'
  • Page 5

Archive for ‘Business Presentations’

Chris Brogan on Storytelling for Business Building

by Kelly Vandever

I ran across the brilliant Chris Brogan being interviewed for a website called OnTrackTips.com.  The host, Jason T. Wiser, was a little chatty at the beginning of the video.  But hey – he has every right – it’s his show!  But Jason goes on to asked some masterful questions of Chris and as always, Chris gives some insightful suggestions.

 

See the whole interview here with the complete script.

Or watch below……

Read More
 

What Keeps You from Presenting Your Ideas at Work?

 

by Kelly Vandever

The ability to communicate an idea clearly and relevantly to an audience isn’t the most important thing.

It’s important, particularly if you want your presentation to mean something.

But the most important thing, the first thing, is to have the courage to do your presentation.
Apprehension about Presenting
I love helping people give more effective business presentations.  And I’m good at it if I do say so myself!

Over the last five years, I’ve taught, coached, and encouraged hundreds of people on every aspect of …

Read More
 

5 Things to Be Grateful for Related to Business Presentations

by Kelly Vandever

1.  Great Presenters – There’s nothing quite like that new car smell… and there’s nothing quite like a presenter who presents well.  The presenter shares content of value with their audience in a way that they not only follow but find meaningful.  OMG that’s the best feeling!

2.  Visual Slides – More and more business presenters are realizing the benefits of slides with visuals rather than riddled with bullet points.  Visual slides put the speaker more at ease – because they’re not reading their slides and …

Read More
 

Using the Spoken Word to Lead and Motivate Your Team – Part 1 – Leadership and Authenticity

by Kelly Vandever

After completing a training session on site for a client, I made myself available in the afternoon to provide one-on-one coaching to anyone interested in getting some individual attention or advice.

Bob was one of the people who requested one-on-one time. Bob is a manager within the organization and he’d been highly engaged during the training. I got the sense that he is a good leader and well respected in the organization.

During our individual time, he asked me …

Read More
 

Storytelling? In Business Presentations? Yes!

 

by Kelly Vandever

“How do you tell a story in a business presentation?”

The question came from a colleague who thought of business presentations as being just about the facts. But more and more, business leaders are seeing the benefits of going beyond the facts to the story behind the facts — and the story of the facts.

So if you want to be a more effective business presenter, consider how to add storytelling to your repertoire. How? So glad you asked!

 
3 Common Ways to …

Read More