Join Laura Bergells for an in-depth discussion in this video Rehearsing, part of Public Speaking.
Let's discuss six frequently overlooked rehearsal tips that can enormously…improve the emotional power of your final presentation.…First, make sure your rehearsal is as close to the real thing as you can get.…I want to rehearse an important presentation standing up only to be given a…chair at the meeting.…Had I known I was going to deliver while sitting down, I would have definitely…rehearsed while seated.…Find out if you'll be sitting or standing and rehearse in the position you'll be assuming.…Second, remember, they don't call it dress rehearsal for nothing.…
Don't rehearse in your pajamas unless you intend to give your presentation in your jamies.…Instead, rehearse in the actual clothes you'll be wearing, right down to your shoes.…You'll be amazed at how much better your performance will be, just by…understanding how your body feels in full costume,…even if your costume is a formal business suit instead of business casual. Small…details make a big difference here.…Third, get an audience for your rehearsal.…
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- Identifying your audience
- Developing credibility
- Introducing an agenda
- Exploring five strong opening techniques
- Developing great body language
- Understanding room dynamics
- Handling questions and answers
- Getting feedback<br><br>
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