There is an art to opening presentations that takes practice. While no one best way exists to grab an audiences’ attention, experiences show us that some ways are clearly better than others. (more…)
Here’s an in-depth, step-by-step look at How to Open and Close Presentations. We explore various attention grabbers for presentations (or “attention getters”) and all of the other component parts that make a presentation opening or introduction work well. Additionally, we look at how the conclusion and closing should connect back to the attention grabber for maximum impact. (more…)
Sometimes, it’s better to start your presentation as directly as possible. This can be due to a number of reasons, such as when you don’t have much time for your presentation or when you are giving a group presentation and you just need to get into it. However, starting your presentation directly doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice important things like engaging your audience. (more…)
As an audience member, I also like it when a presenter tells a story and gets my attention with something that helps me relate to the topic. So in this video, I wanted to teach you a simple English presentation expression that will help you start your next presentation with a story.