Join David Diskin for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the presenter checklist, part of PowerPoint Tips and Tricks for Business Presentations.
If you're like me, you love checklists to make sure you don't forget anything, and…that's why I wrote my own Presenters Checklist.…I have included it here as one of the exercise files for you to download and use…as you create your next presentation.…The checklist covers things you should bring to the venue and questions you'll want to ask.…We start with the basics, such as your laptop, the cord to charge it, and your remote mouse.…From an electrical perspective, it never hurts to bring a power strip or surge…protector, since you don't know how many outlets you'll have available to you.…
Likewise with the extension cord.…And if you're traveling out of the country, don't forget your adapters.…You certainly don't want to forget your projector, including its power cable, the…cable to connect it to your laptop, its remote control, and a screen for display.…If we are using audio in our presentation and the venue doesn't have built-in…speakers, we will need to bring our own.…Many people prefer to use a laser pointer while they present, although some of…
- Adding whitespace
- Applying transitions
- Using photographs, colors, and fonts
- Incorporating diagrams and SmartArt
- Customizing layouts and templates
- Animating bullets, photos, and other objects
- Inserting music and audio
- Utilizing speaker's notes and the Presenter view
- Creating handouts
- Planning the program
- Dealing with distractions
- Setting up and tearing down
Skill Level Intermediate
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