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Tips to present better

If you want to improve your ability to create powerful business presentations you have to master three aspects: preparation, design and delivery. In these articles I'll show you how.

The first fifteen seconds of a presentation: why they are important and how to make the most of them.

Neuroscientists who study what we call "first impressions" say that in many contexts – not just in presentations – we tend to judge the people we meet rather quickly.

Take students,...

Have you heard about the story of Warren Buffett speaking at Columbia University in 2009? If you haven’t, let me tell you.

In 2009, he gave a lecture to the students at Columbia University where he said he would be willing to invest $100,000 per student in return for 10%...

In this article we discuss public speaking anxiety. Not performance anxiety, that's not my field of expertise.

We need to talk about public speaking anxiety, or stage fright, because it’s something that affects most people, even the best speakers. As Mark Twain said, “There are two types of speakers: Those...

There are a few things you should never say during a presentation, but there’s one in particular you should avoid at all costs.

It’s when a presenter shows a slide and says "maybe you can't see this at the back of the room, but…" But what? If they can't see...

In this article I’m going to discuss about a bad habit that I often see when it comes to preparing presentations. That is, starting with PowerPoint.

A while ago I attended a training course where one of the group activities we were asked to work on was to explain a...

Most presentations are created coming from a big misunderstanding. What is it and how can we clarify it?  

The misunderstanding is that ‘content is king’. Let me explain.

Of course content is super important and it is king. If there is no content, there’s no need to make a presentation...