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III.     Equipment125
Lecterns, Podiums, Notenstšnder  127
Effective Use of Microphones  129
     Visuals  131
     Computers  134
     Handouts  135
     Pictures and Drawings  140
     Overhead Transparencies  142
     Flipcharts  150
     Slides  157
     Writing Boards  163
Working With an Assistant  164
Equipment Overview Chart  166
Secrets on Use of Equipment  167
 
IV.     Environment169
How to Choose a Location  171
Importance of Room Size and Layout  172
Sample Room Layouts  175
Lighting and Its Effect  178
Suggested Breaks  180
Secrets of an Effective Environment  181
 
V.     Preparation183
Time Saving Travel Tips  186
Publicity and Its Importance  187
Body Language  187
Rehearse, Rehearse, Rehearse  188
Mastering the Presentation Speed  188
Visual Aids  190
"Reserved" Sign Techniques  190
Daily Exercises to Improve Your Voice  192
How Breathing Influences Your Audience  194
Effective Ways to Introduce a Speaker  195
Sample Introduction  197
Preparing for Questions  199
Get Questions You Want  200
Proper Response to Questions  201
Handling Negative Interruptions  205
The Final Secret  209
Secrets of Worthwhile Preparation  210
 
Appendix211
Index238



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