5 Simple Steps to a Great Presentation

7/19/2015 posted in Vistage Open Days, Speakers, Getting Ahead, Employee Motivation, Negotiation

Giving a speech or conducting a presentation is hard for any person to do; you need to engage with your audience and make them forget that they are learning. Do not misunderstand; you should be aiming to teach the audience as much as possible, but in such a way that no one is bored, nobody should feel like getting up and pretending to have heard every word.

From the moment you walk onto the stage, until your closing remarks, you will need to retain the full attention of your audience, and this all begins with the opening. Each audience will be different, which will cause you to change your opening, in order to suit the people you are speaking in front of. You can start your presentation with a quote, story, or anything that you believe will get the audience’s full attention. You will need to know how to get their attention fast, and you will need to maintain their attention – fully. 

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Refresh Your Business Thinking with our 5 Most Watched Videos of 2013

1/20/2014 posted in Vistage Open Days, Business, Speakers, Leading, Not Managing, Being a new CEO

At Vistage we have an incredible opportunity to learn from a selection of the world's leading expert business speakers at our regional events accross the UK & Ireland.

Luckily for you we've created this comprehensive list of our most popular, practical and inspirational videos for MDs, CEOs, executives and business leaders. And, they are perfectly formed (less than 15 minutes so you can slot them into your coffee break).

Absorb some great practical tips that you can use in your business.

Get answers and take action now.

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Business leaders urged to negotiate their way to higher profits

10/5/2010 posted in Vistage Open Days

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Successful Vistage Open Day at the Belfry

10/23/2009 posted in Vistage Open Days

Marcus Child led another inspiring morning for Vistage members, their colleagues and guests with everyone going home having taken a great deal from the mornings session. Watch the video for a taste of the day and vist vistage.co.uk to find out more about our upcoming Vistage Open Days for 2010.



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