Presenting

The Do’s and Don’ts of Being a Standout Presenter

Here’s a short excerpt:

Let’s face it, being an effective presenter isn’t easy. For some, it’s downright terrifying. But speaking is a necessary skill both in school and in real life. Here’s how to become a better speaker. Well, in theory.

Do Use the 10-20-30 Rule

Coined by great the Guy Kawasaki, he says you should have 10 slides per presentation, shouldn’t be over 20 minutes long and nothing smaller than 30 point font. That’s a good place to start.

Do Prepare for the Worst

What do you do if the video you planned to play doesn’t work? Or the projector malfunctions halfway through your presentation? Simple. You keep going.

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I hope you find the do’s and don’ts helpful!

Writing

Ten Things Good Writers Are

  1. Good writers are avid readers.
  2. Good writers are skillful editors.
  3. Good writers are constant thinkers.
  4. Good writers are confident speakers.
  5. Good writers are excellent innovators.
  6. Good writers are proficient workers.
  7. Good writers are astute inventors.
  8. Good writers are perceptive infiltrators.
  9. Good writers are more or less loners.
  10. Good writers are usually good bloggers.