Top Tips to Help you Become an Effective Presenter

With increased export portfolios, relocations of large businesses to the South West region and entrepreneurs choosing the South West over other parts of the UK, business is thriving. In fact, it’s estimated that businesses in Devon and Cornwall alone, turnover in excess of £14 billion per annum.

It’s a fact that strong businesses need strong presenters to ensure growth and promotion. If you work for a South West business, then the ability to present successfully is a fantastic skill to have.

The guidelines below will go a long way to helping you develop the skills you need. We look at the key steps needed to create and deliver a presentation that successfully delivers your desired outcomes.

 

Planning


The most important part of delivering an effective presentation lies in your preparation. Ideally, you should spend more time planning your presentation than developing it and preparing slides. If this step is rushed, or given insufficient attention, then your presentation is likely to lack the impact needed. Don’t be tempted to jump straight in and start creating your PowerPoint slides, take the time to think about what it is that you’re hoping to achieve. Consider, for example:

 

Create your Content

 

Practice

 

Delivery

 

Wrap Up

 

If you need further presentation training support, then why not consider our Presentation Skills training course? Our qualified training team delivers fully customised training courses, onsite, to individuals or teams. All our trainers have an expert understanding of the courses they deliver.

 

Whether you're in Cornwall, Dorset, Devon or Somerset, we can provide quality onsite training, customised to meet your unique business needs!