Eight Presentation Tips From Gregory LaMothe

More very good presentation tips from Gregory LaMothe. He is worth following. I do.


If you got my newsletter earlier this week, you know I promised today to give you some presentation tips and techniques to help you speak the way Coleridge wrote. You have so many opportunities to get it right, that with some concentration you can make every presentation compelling and helpful, and enhance your reputation in your company and your field.

Gregory at Medtronic 10-2010 CroppedHow many times have you heard, “Tell them what you’re going to tell them, tell them, then tell them what you told them.”  This is pretty much true, but the devil is in the details, so here are eight tips to make you a star.

1)      You know that almost all plane crashes happen at takeoff and landing and it’s the same with making a presentation. Don’t tap the mike, ask “is this thing on?” or “can everyone hear me back there?” Make the assumption that whoever set up the…

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