How to Open and Close a Presentation

How to Open and Close a Presentation

Published on 12 March 2023
Transcript
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WELCOME TO TRAINING FACILITATION 101
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ZELDA FLEMING
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2023-03-12
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WE WILL BE COVERING 3 MAIN TOPICS
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Opening a presentation
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Introductions
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Closing a presentation
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TOPIC 1
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TOPIC 1 OPENING A PRESENTATION
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-The worst way to start is by boring your audience. -Get their attention the moment you start talking. -Give them a reason to listen to you and believe you. -Tell them about your credetials. -Tell them the story on how you became a presenter.
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TOPIC 2
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TOPIC 2 INTRODUCTION
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-Keep your introduction brief and to the point. -No longer than 2 to 3 minutes. -You can start by letting each person indtoduce themselves. -Another way to draw in the audience is to ask about them in categories like who is from I.T. and who is from H.R.M. be gracious and welcoming . -If you know who your audience is you can tweak your presentation to be relevant to the groups who are there.
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TOPIC 3
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TOPIC 3 CLOSING YOUR PRESENTATION
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1- On conclusion recap the main points of you presentation.
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2- Your audience will remember best what you said last.
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3- Present you last slides proffesionaly so that your audience can leave with confidence about your message.
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STAY TUNED FOR NEXT WEEK'S TOPIC