Title Ultimate Presentations
Subtitle Master the Art of Giving Fantastic Presentations and Wowing Employers
Author Jay Surti
ISBN 9780749481308
List price GBP 14.99
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 200
Book size 159 x 235 mm
Publishing year 2018
Original publisher Kogan Page Limited
Published in India by .
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
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Description:

Does the thought of delivering a presentation fill you with dread? Do you want to learn how to give a fantastic presentation and impress an audience? Ultimate Presentations covers every aspect of this essential business skill: how to prepare, how to structure a great presentation, using technology and visual aids, communicating a strong message, tailoring your presentation to your audience, highlighting your personal skills through your presentation, time management and dealing with Q and As.

Business presentation expert Jay Surti guides you through the most common obstructions to giving good presentations and how to overcome them, from nerves and uncomfortable body language, to voice tone and physical habits. Insightful guidance on coping with the unexpected, such as interruptions, technology breakdowns or difficult questions helps you to feel prepared and confident, no matter what happens during your presentation. The ability to deliver outstanding presentations is a lifelong skill that remains relevant throughout an entire career and can boost employability and progression. From the best-selling Ultimate series, Ultimate Presentations is your one-stop guide to acing that presentation and wowing an employer.

About the series: The Ultimate series contains practical advice on essential job search skills to give you the best chance of getting the job you want. Taking you all the way from starting your job search to completing an interview, it includes guidance on CV or résumé and cover letter writing, practice questions for passing aptitude, psychometric and other employment tests, and reliable advice for interviewing.


Contents:

Introduction

Chapter 1: Why presentation skills are important

Chapter 2: Giving presentations at interviews and assessment centres: The essentials

Chapter 3: Giving presentations in your professional life: The essentials

Chapter 4: How to prepare for a presentation

Chapter 5: How to structure your presentation

Chapter 6: Time management

Chapter 7: Presentation styles and techniques

Chapter 8: Presenting as part of a group

Chapter 9: Using technology and visual aids

Chapter 10: Openings and endings

Chapter 11: Personality and message

Chapter 12: Overcoming nerves

Chapter 13: Body language

Chapter 14: Getting rid of bad habits

Chapter 15: Verbal communication

Chapter 16: Coping with the unexpected

Chapter 17: Tailoring Your Presentation to Your Audience

Chapter 18: Impressing potential employers in an interview presentation

Chapter 19: Answering questions on the spot

Chapter 20: Audience interaction or participation

Conclusion

Index


About the Author:

Jay Surti is a business presentation coach, speaker and consultant. She works with executives, teams and MBA candidates to help them transform their presentations to make sure they engage with their audience and get their message across. She has been a Judge at MassChallenge UK and served as an Executive Board Member of Women in Banking and Finance. She has recently been appointed as a Board Member of the Governing Body of the University of Dundee and is a Council Member for the Women’s Engineering Society.


Target Audience:

Useful for Managers/Leaders and anyone responsible for making presentations.

 
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