Articles Tagged ‘presentation anxiety’
To really succeed at presenting and build up effective presentation skills, there are several key areas that you need to become skilled in. And once you’ve mastered these skills (possibly by attending some training courses or via help and advice websites like ours) you’ll be able to create a presentation with a clear message and deliver it with confidence.
These key skills areas are:-
- Planning and writing the presentation
- Using visual aids effectively
- Overcoming presentation nerves
- Delivering the presentation confidently
- Answering questions competently Read more »
We’re now going to look at anything that might stop you being confident in your presentation. ie those nerves that can kick in the minute you start to think about having to present.
Its important to think about why people get nervous and the effects nerves can have on you when you present. There are all sorts of symptoms that can be created through nerves. And sometimes they can manifest themselves quite a lot when people present.
So the more you are aware of them and aware of the fact that its quite normal to feel nervous then the more that you can actually start to overcome them. Read more »