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7 Lessons (42m)
    • 1. Trailer

      2:21
    • 2. Understanding Fear

      6:21
    • 3. The Power of Perception

      9:04
    • 4. Knowing Your Audience

      8:01
    • 5. Opening a Talk Online or Offline

      5:01
    • 6. Closing a Talk Online or Offline

      3:42
    • 7. Lessons from the TED 10 Commandments

      7:50

About This Class

Deliver the message you mean. Your audience will remember.

After lots of work on content and design, we all want to ace a presentation with amazing delivery. Now we can: In this 40-minute class, presentation expert Scott Schwertly provides empowering delivery advice for any business presentation. From overcoming anxiety and speaking with confidence to the 6 core ways to open and close a talk, he'll prep you for a presentation on any topic. Online or in-person, at length or at a clip, get ready to give the best talk.

Learn by doing.

Present your slides online or in-person, and evaluate your performance against key metrics presented in the class. Use the discussion forums to discuss your experience, and consider giving a presentation multiple times to offer yourself maximum opportunities for improvement. We learn by doing.

Watch 6 video lessons.

  1. Present with Calm by Understanding Fear (6 minutes)
  2. First Impressions and the Power of Perception (9 minutes)
  3. Know Your Audience (8 minutes)
  4. Open and Close a Talk Online or In-Person (5 minutes)
  5. Close a Talk Online or In-Person (4 minutes)
  6. The TED 10 Commandments (8 minutes)

Be sure to check out Scott's other 2 classes: Presentation Content and Storytelling and Presentation Slide Design for Non-Designers.

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