10 Common Public Speaking Mistakes

10 Common Public Speaking Mistakes

Most of us attend more presentations than we give. Even if you’re not a public speaking professional, you can probably make a good assessment of whether someone you’re watching is doing a good job or not. However, you might not know exactly what it is they’re doing that turns you off – or perhaps you hone in on one particular thing that’s painfully obvious.

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9 Ways To Inspire Your Audience During A Webinar Presentation

9 Ways To Inspire Your Audience During A Webinar Presentation

There is nothing worse than a dry, cookie cutter presentation. Participants will leave the webinar bored, uninterested in your products or services, and sometimes even frustrated for wasting their time. A good sales pitch or educational presentation inspires, impresses, and engages the audience, this is key no matter the topic, industry, or niche. It is also important to realize that the Internet audience has a short attention span, they want instant gratification, and one swift mouse click is all it takes to lose a potentially profitable lead or several of them.

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7 Common Power Point Design Mistakes to Avoid

7 Common Power Point Design Mistakes to Avoid

There are so many alternatives to Power Point available that some people opt out of using Microsoft’s classic presentation software altogether. Perhaps because it’s been around so long, and so many Power Point presentations are behind it, that Power Point can seem old-fashioned and cliché. Yet it’s still a go-to platform for organizing information and images to present to an audience. And it can work very well if you avoid the elements that make for a bad Power Point.

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4 Ways to Use Storytelling in Your Webinar

4 Ways to Use Storytelling in Your Webinar

Nothing beats a good story. The best of them suck you in and stick with you long after they’re told – and retold. When you hear a story from friends at the bar or roasting marshmallows over a campfire, there are certain elements that make it really satisfying. A good story strikes a chord with the hearts and minds of the audience.

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4 Tips For Beginners To Launch The Perfect Webinar

4 Tips For Beginners To Launch The Perfect Webinar

Webinars have become popular tools for relaying information to a targeted audience. They are convenient to the participant (who can participate from anywhere), visually stimulating (with the incorporation of videos and graphics) and targeted at the right people (only those interested in the topic). Hosting a webinar for the first time may seem intimidating, but with the guidance in this article, you will be delivering a flawless webinar in no time.

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