5 quick tips to avoid rambling when presenting

58 %
42 %
Information about 5 quick tips to avoid rambling when presenting
Business & Mgmt

Published on March 7, 2014

Author: GildaBonanno

Source: slideshare.net

Description

When you are presenting, it is important to speak clearly, confidently and succinctly. Presentation skills coach and professional speaker Gilda Bonanno provides 5 quick tips to keep you from rambling on and on during your presentation.
Get more public speaking and networking strategies from Gilda's e-newsletter: http://www.gildabonanno.com/Pages/newsletter.aspx

5 Quick Tips to Avoid Rambling When Presenting by Gilda Bonanno Presentation Skills Coach & Professional Speaker

When presenting, your goal is to be Clear Focused Succinct

Rambling is…

How can you avoid rambling when presenting?

Write it out or draw it

Short sentence = Complete thought Short sentence = Less likely to use filler words like “um” + “ah”

Don’t get lost in your thoughts Stay in the moment - observe audience reactions Listen to what you are actually saying

Finish the sentence (a complete thought) + then pause: So the audience can absorb what you’ve said To give yourself a chance to breathe + think about what comes next For dramatic effect

Practice the transition to the next thought so you don't get lost

Follow these strategies to give a FOCUSED, CLEAR presentation & avoid RAMBLING

Want more presentation skills strategies? Get Gilda Bonanno’s free e-newsletter Click here http://www.gildabonanno.com/Pages/newsletter.aspx

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

5 Quick Tips to Avoid Rambling When Presenting - YouTube

Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. When you are presenting, it is important to speak clearly, confidently ...
Read more

Q&A: How do I avoid rambling in conversation? - YouTube

... How do I avoid rambling in conversation? ... 5 Quick Tips to Avoid Rambling When Presenting - Duration: ... 5:00. 123hamisme 225,663 ...
Read more

Presentation Skills: Ten Quick Tips for Outstanding ...

Presentation skills article, 'Ten Quick Tips for Outstanding Presentations ... see speakers using $5 words for $2 situations ... to presenting to a ...
Read more

Top Ten Slide Tips | Garr Reynolds Official Site

Top Ten Slide Tips. 1. ... 5. Have a visual theme, but avoid using PowerPoint templates. ... If you will be presenting in a dark room ...
Read more

How to Stop Mumbling and Speak Clearly: 15 Steps - wikiHow

How to Stop Mumbling and Speak Clearly. ... Avoid nervousness. ... Quick Tips. Related Articles. How to
Read more

Rambling | LinkedIn

Rambling Around Rambling Around Learning & Development Company. Mumbai Area, India. Professional Training & Coaching
Read more

Keeping audience attention - Presentation Tips from Olivia ...

Keeping audience attention is more important and more ... and reduced staff costs by 5%. ... Speaking about Presenting [...] Presentation tips for a ...
Read more