logic: simple tips to help you present with confidence
Presenting to a live
audience can be daunting. However, follow some simple rules and you will present
Simply deliver your story
When it is time to present, give it to
your audience. Talk through the story and click your mouse to bring points in as
you need them.
2. Do not talk about your slides, or your graphs, or your pictures
Don’t refer to objects on your slides
unless you really need to. You sometimes hear people giving presentations
saying: “this slide is about”, or this picture or graph shows”. This is not
delivering your story. When we remember about Audience Centred Logic, remember
that your audience will know what a slide is or what a graph is.
3. Do not look at your presentation on the large screen
If you set your laptop or screen in
front of you, you can watch your presentation without looking behind you at the
4. Presenter View
If you really need help with seeing your
slide notes while presenting, use the Presenter View feature. It may take some
setting up, so follow this tutorial for more information.