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Be the Best Bad Presenter Ever

Be the Best Bad Presenter Ever

By: Karen Hough

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAR-2014

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If you’re like most people, the phrase “You’ll be giving a presentation” is on a par with “It looks like that molar will have to come out.” Well, let’s be honest: you’d prefer the surgery, wouldn’t you? One reason most people regard public speaking as a nightmare is that they have to be “perfect.” They drive themselves crazy trying to conform to all sorts of handed-down rules that tie them up in knots and put their audiences to sleep. But Karen Hough knows that by throwing out those rules, relaxing, being yourself, and even making “mistakes,” you’ll connect with your audience much more...

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Escribe, habla, seduce

Escribe, habla, seduce

By: Mónica Pérez de las Heras

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-APR-2013

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2014

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¿Sabes cuántas personas han muerto en el mundo por hablar en público? Si crees que la respuesta es «ninguna», te equivocas. William Henry Harrison, noveno presidente de Estados Unidos (1773-1841), falleció después de dar su discurso de investidura. Los hechos sucedieron así: cuentan que pronunció su alocución del 4 de marzo sin estar lo suficientemente abrigado, por lo que murió un mes después… de neumonía. Hoy en día para casi el 90% de las profesiones se necesita hablar en público. Si eres emprendedor, es imprescindible que sepas hacer una efectiva y breve presentación para explicar...

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The Manager's Guide to Presentations

The Manager's Guide to Presentations

By: Lauren M. Hug

Publisher: Impackt Publishing

Publication Date: 13-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2014

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Lauren Hug, founder of HugSpeak Coaching & Consulting, has been helping people reach and motivate audiences for 20 years. In this concise, friendly guide, she condenses her years of presentation expertise from the courtroom to the boardroom. Your presentations are a crucial part of establishing yourself as a leader. Developing a commanding presence and exceptional public speaking skills will mark you as a rising star within your organization. And it doesn't have to be daunting. Lauren will teach you how to speak with confidence, whether you're presenting to your employees, your boss or...

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The Moderator's Survival Guide

The Moderator's Survival Guide

By: Donna Tedesco; Fiona Tranquada

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 02-NOV-2013

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The Moderator's Survival Guide is your indispensable resource for navigating the rocky shoals of your one-on-one user research sessions. Inside, you’ll find guidance for nearly 100 diverse situations (ranging from business-as-usual to tricky and sticky) that might occur during usability studies, contextual inquiries, or user interviews. As a moderator, you are responsible for the well-being of the participant, your study, and your organization. You must be prepared for anything that may happen, from your technology failing to the participant quailing. Use this guide to identify your...

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Presentation Zen Design: Simple Design Principles and Techniques to Enhance Your Presentations, Second Edition

Presentation Zen Design: Simple Design Principles and Techniques to Enhance Your Presentations, Second Edition

By: Garr Reynolds

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 05-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 29-OCT-2013

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Creating and delivering a successful presentation today often means breaking through the noise and allowing your audience to focus on you and your message. You can have a great impact using simple design choices in your presentations but you just need to know where to start. Here to guide you on your journey is best-selling author and popular speaker Garr Reynolds, whose design wisdom and advice will open your eyes and give you new ways to look at your slides. Filled with practical insights and plenty of examples, you’ll learn how to design effective presentations that contain text,...

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The Presentation Book

The Presentation Book

By: Emma Ledden

Publisher: Pearson

Publication Date: 03-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 15-OCT-2013

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Make the next presentation you do, the best you’ve ever done.   The Presentation Book shows how you can easily put your nerves behind you and calmly and confidently deliver a clear, sharp and very influential presentation.   With Emma Ledden’s expert help, quick tips and proven three-step visual approach, you’ll learn how to: Plan and prepare properly – learn the secrets of the great presenters and how you can use them too Profile your audience – quickly understand what your audience needs and exactly how to deliver it Shape your message – transform your raw data...

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Speaker Camp: A Self-paced Workshop for Planning, Pitching, Preparing, and Presenting at Conferences

Speaker Camp: A Self-paced Workshop for Planning, Pitching, Preparing, and Presenting at Conferences

By: Russ Unger; Samantha Starmer

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 08-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 25-SEP-2013

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Are you interested in getting out of the audience observing and onto the stage sharing your thoughts, ideas, and experience with the world? If so, Speaker Camp is for you!  Russ Unger and Samantha Starmer are seasoned and popular presenters at venues such as South by Southwest, and numerous other events around the world. Their insights and expertise will guide you through the steps you need to take to be in the limelight too.  Using a clear and concise workshop-like approach, you’ll learn to: brainstorm ideas create an...

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Brilliant Presentation 3e, 3rd Edition

Brilliant Presentation, 3rd Edition

By: Richard Hall

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 12-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 11-SEP-2013

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Packed full of anecdotes from the most accomplished presenters around, this book contains all the tools, tips and encouragement you need to make a sensational presentation. It covers every aspect of presenting, from preparation and planning right through to dealing with nerves and mastering the art of presentation performance. Brilliant outcomes: - Learn the top ten tips of presentation mastery - Discover how to make presentations powerful, colourful and memorable - Always feel confident and inspired to give it your very best shot - Deliver an inspiring presentation, even...

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Presentation Skills That Will Take You to the Top (Collection), 2/e

Presentation Skills That Will Take You to the Top (Collection), 2/e

By: Jerry Weissman

Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 28-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 10-SEP-2013

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Jerry Weissman’s brand new collection of 4 authoritative books on making outstanding presentations Four breakthrough books help you deliver outstanding, winning presentations of all kinds — whatever your goals, whatever your audience! Jerry Weissman has helped the world’s top executives create the most important presentations of their lives: make-or-break investor presentations that have raised hundreds of billions of dollars from demanding, expert investors. Now, in this remarkable 4 book collection, Weissman teaches everything you need to deliver the most compelling,...

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The Art of Persuasion (Collection)

The Art of Persuasion (Collection)

By: Richard Templar; Jonathan Herring

Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 22-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 27-AUG-2013

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In How to Get What You Want…Without Having to Ask, best-selling author Richard Templar brings his inimitable blend of originality, imagination, wisdom, and straight talk to the challenges of negotiation, persuasion, and influence. Templar offers up 100 clever, simple, pain-free ways to get people to happily say "yes" to you! Templar is the world-renowned author of best-sellers like The Rules of Money and The Rules of Life. In this new book, he offers practical principles and strategies covering a wide range of situations, both at work and beyond. You'll learn how to get what you want without...

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Successful Presentation Strategies (Collection)

Successful Presentation Strategies (Collection)

By: Jerry Weissman

Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 19-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 24-AUG-2013

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<>In Winning Strategies for Power Presentations, Weissman identifies the elements of a great presentation, distilling 75 best practices from the world's best persuaders into bite-sized chapters designed to be easy-to-read -- and equally easy to apply. Following on the heels of Weissman's best-selling Presentations in Action, this book presents powerful new insights into the four key areas of delivering winning presentations: contents, graphics, delivery, and Q-and-A sessions. In this fully updated Second Edition of Presenting to Win, the world's #1 presentation consultant shows how to...

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Produce Powerful Presentations (Collection)

Produce Powerful Presentations (Collection)

By: Jerry Weissman

Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 19-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 24-AUG-2013

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<>In Presentation in Action, Weissman does just that: he teaches how to make spectacularly successful presentations by showing exactly how great presenters have done it. Weissman dives into his library of outstanding presentations, sharing examples from current events, politics, science, art, music, literature, cinema, media, sports, and even the military. His compelling examples don’t just demonstrate what’s universal about effective human communication: they also reveal powerful ways to solve the specific challenges presenters encounter most often. This book’s five sections focus on each...

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Oral Communication Excellence for Engineers and Scientists

Oral Communication Excellence for Engineers and Scientists

By: Judith Shaul Norback

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 23-AUG-2013

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Many of us have implemented oral communication instruction in our design courses, lab courses, and other courses where students give presentations. Others have students give presentations without instruction on how to become a better presenter. Many of us, then, could use a concise book that guides us on what instruction on oral communication should include, based on input from executives from different settings. This instruction will help our students get jobs and make them more likely to move up the career ladder, especially in these hard economic times. Oral Communication Excellence for...

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Virtual Presentations That Work

Virtual Presentations That Work

By: Joel Gendelman

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 28-APR-2010

Insert Date: 20-AUG-2013

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THE COMPLETE USER’S GUIDE TO GOING VIRTUAL--AND GETTING RESULTSWith today’s virtual technology, you can manage your business faster, reduce your expenses, and reach alarger market than ever before. The technology is there. All you need is the imagination and talent to harness its power. ...

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Million Dollar Speaking: The Professional's Guide to Building Your Platform

Million Dollar Speaking: The Professional's Guide to Building Your Platform

By: Alan Weiss

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 15-SEP-2010

Insert Date: 20-AUG-2013

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Make your move into, or improve your position in, the powerful world of professional speakingIf you think you have what it takes to speak professionally, or you’ve already been doing so with insufficient reward, now is the time to make your move. ...

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Présentation Zen: Pour des présentations plus simples, claires et percutantes, 2e édition

Présentation Zen: Pour des présentations plus simples, claires et percutantes, 2e édition

By: Garr Reynolds

Publisher: Pearson France

Publication Date: 27-APR-2012

Insert Date: 12-JUN-2013

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"Les principes sur lesquels je me focalise le plus durant toutes les étapes d'une présentation sont la modération, la simplicité et le naturel : modération dans la préparation, simplicité du visuel et naturel dans l'exposé oral. Tout cela, au final, renforce la clarté du message pour nous et pour notre public." Garr Reynolds Dans cette nouvelle édition de son best-seller, Présentation Zen, Garr Reynolds prend le contre-pied des croyances établies sur la création de diaporamas. Il partage avec nous son approche originale de la présentation à travers de nouveaux exemples et techniques qui...

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Present Yourself

Present Yourself

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 10-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 09-JUN-2013

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With the success of SlideShare and other online presentation sites, slide presentations have become the language of business. This practical book demonstrates how you can use this visual language to make the story of your organization, brand, or initiative effective and entertaining—and how social sharing networks like SlideShare, Prezi, and Scribd can present your story to a worldwide audience....

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Propose, Prepare, Present

Propose, Prepare, Present

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 01-JUN-2013

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Every year, tens of thousands of companies—from industry giants to aspiring upstarts—apply to speak at conferences. What does it take to be chosen to speak, and to rock the mic when given the chance? This book takes you behind-the-scenes of the conference process, showing you how to submit, plan, and deliver a talk that matters....

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FT Essential Guide to Making Business Presentations

FT Essential Guide to Making Business Presentations

By: Philip Khan-Panni

Publisher: Financial Times/ Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 06-MAR-2013

Insert Date: 17-MAY-2013

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The critical knowledge you need to plan, write and deliver your next presentation with maximum impact. Written by a co-founder of the Professional Speaking Association, this book focuses on getting you the results you need from your presentation, whether you are selling a product or service, a proposed change or even your own skills and abilities. It will show you how to persuade your audience by being relevant, clear, engaging and memorable. FINANCIAL TIMES ESSENTIAL GUIDES : THE KNOW-HOW YOU NEED TO GET THE RESULTS YOU WANT ...

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Savoir s'exprimer

Savoir s'exprimer

By: Emilie Devienne

Publisher: Editions d'Organisation

Publication Date: 02-FEB-2012

Insert Date: 30-APR-2013

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Dans la vie professionnelle, les occasions de prendre la parole sont multiples. Cet acte, anodin en apparence, comporte des enjeux importants et s'avère plus difficile qu'il n'y parait. Bonne nouvelle, cela s'apprend. Peur d'être jugé, risque d'être mal compris, incapacité à traduire fidèlement sa pensée, crainte de donner une mauvaise image, angoisse de la rumeur infondée, panique à la perspective d'une présentation devant des clients ou des actionnaires, impression de ne pas savoir entrer en relation avec autrui, etc. Aucun doute, l'expression orale est une compétence à maîtriser. ...