Talking social media in the boardroom

The Poison No one cares They will never see things the way you do. It can be so frustrating when something is so obvious to you and no one else around you seems to agree. I’m sure you have encountered similar situations in the boardroom one too many times....

How to present technical information

[title size=”3″] The Journey [/title] You’ve been here before. In 2012 I had to travel to Tanzania to make a presentation to a bunch of politicians about a software that we were proposing they should use in their campaigns. I knew it was going to be...

Public speaking tips to beat the nerves

The Syndrome Fear of public speaking is holding people back more than they think. How often do you see people getting credit for ¬†someone else’s work. A good example would be the founders of Apple Computers. The company’s name is almost synonymous with...

Presentation: Sincerity beats perfection

Will they trust your presentation? A successful presentation is built on trust. Does it feel right? I’m sure you have been in one of those situations where things just didn’t feel right. You’ll hear people say, “I just can’t put my finger...

How to create effective presentation slides

The Syndrome Often you hear requests such as, I can’t attend your presentation, could you please forward me the slides. These kinds of requests have taught us to create presentation slides that tell the whole story. While we want to cater to those not attending...