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Before Making Your Next Presentation Do This


Author John Baldoni suggests you consider the following six things before making your next presentation:
  1. How will you open your presentation on a high note?
  2. Where might you pause for emphasis?
  3. How can you make time to rehearse your presentation?
  4. What are the high notes?  What are your points of emphasis?
  5. What points might you emphasize with a pause?
  6. How will you close your presentation?  Will you tell a story? Or, will you issue a call to action?
Baldoni offers many other tips in his book, The Leaders's Guide to Speaking with Presence.

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