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Why We Give Presentations

Why We Give Presentations

It’s commonly said that there are four types of presentations. Presentations that aim to entertain, to persuade, to inform or to inspire.

But if you think about it, there’s really only one reason: to have impact.

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Preparing Great PowerPoint Presentations (workshop)

April 19, 2010

Many people dread being forced to endure PowerPoint presentations, because they are often painfully boring and poorly prepared. But they don’t have to be. I will be revealing some secrets to preparing engaging presentations with outstanding visual slides this week at a few locations in the San Francisco Bay Area.

On Wednesday, I will be presenting at L.E.B. Toastmasters, located at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. The meeting runs from 7:15 pm – 9 pm. Guests are welcome.

On Thursday, I will be at the HP/Hilltop Speakers (Toastmasters), located on the Hewlett Packard Campus, Building 20, 3000 Hanover Street, Palo Alto. The meeting runs from noon to 1 pm. Guests are welcome.

On May 6, I will be customizing the workshop for lawyers who attend the Legally Speaking Toastmasters in Palo Alto. They meet at the Keller Williams Realty office, 505 Hamilton Ave., Suite 100.

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