“Finding myself in front of groups large and small, I consider this book to be an invaluable source of presentation strategies. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned veteran, this book provides useful descriptions and insights that help make every presentation session successful.”
—Grant P. Wiggins, President Authentic Education
“Through the metaphor of dance, the authors weave a path that provides newbies with a presentation blueprint and at the same time makes veterans consciously competent both for themselves and as mentors for others.”
—Michael Grinder, National Director and Educational Consultant NLP in Education
Master the right moves for high-impact presentations!
Like a great dance partner, an excellent presenter leads others with ease and confidence. By showing how verbal and non-verbal communication shapes every aspect of a successful presentation, this engaging book helps readers develop the underlying skills for polished, successful public speaking.
Readers will discover how to use body language, tone of voice, and other subtle, physical behavior to convey credibility, capture the audience’s attention, and support learning. Appropriate for any level of presenter from novice to expert, this resource:
- Guides educators in developing the seven attributes of effective presenters
- Enables presenters to expertly read audience reactions and establish rapport and trust
- Shows how to overcome common presentation challenges, defuse conflict, and smoothly recover from interruptions or setbacks
- Includes practical exercises in every chapter, enabling readers to prepare for future presentations from start to finish
Take your presentation skills to a higher level, and begin a new partnership with your audience!