Giving professional presentations in English

Oxford Academy of English
Giving professional presentations in English

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You have ever felt paralysed by speaking in public, especially when giving PowerPoint or poster presentations, you need this guide. You will see what holds you back and does not allow you to enjoy public speaking. In addition, you will learn what to do to avoid the 5 most-common mistakes students make when creating and delivering poster and PowerPoint presentations.


What makes giving presentations difficult

3: 28 Reason #1 Lack of relevance

5:32 Reason #2 Lack of confidence

9:08 Reason #3 Lack of structure

5 most-common mistakes and what to do about them

11: 56 Mistake #1 The choice of the slides

13: 18 Mistake #2 The place of the presentation where it’s going to be held

15: 32 Mistake #3 The use of images, clip arts and fonts

18:10 Mistake #4 Being monotonous

20:11 Mistake #5 Too much information 

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