9 presentation mistakes to avoid

We all need to present frequently and the more you progress with your career the more important the presentations become. Messing these presentations up – especially in front of those responsible for your next promotion – will lead to bad career outcomes.

In today’s episode, Benjamin and I review 9 mistakes we often see during presentations. We’ll talk about:

  1. Start with an introduction of yourself 
  2. Wordy slides 
  3. Monotonous 
  4. Not speaking to the audience 
  5. Hiding on stage
  6. Reading from the slides 
  7. Not creating emotions 
  8. Too much content 
  9. Bad ending 

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  • Learn the fundamentals of preparing and delivering an engaging, impactful presentation, including the five questions you need to answer for ANY presentation (and the one you should avoid)
  • Understand the three keys to creating powerful, clear visuals and be aware of the most common mistakes
  • Hear real industry examples and experiences that demonstrate and reinforce key presentation and visualization concepts
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