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Using Twitter to Enhance Audience Engagement

Professionally Speaking...

provide an exercise and have the audience post answers on Twitter, then have smaller groups analyze the responses. 2.0.  .  .  .  .

10 tools for presenting with Twitter

Speaking about Presenting

Monitoring Twitter feedback. I don’t recommend trying to scan the twitterstream at the same time as you’re talking. Voting with Twitter.

Pause before you answer the question because.

Executive Speech Coach

Why do lawyers pounce on the witness to answer the question quickly? That means when you are answering tough questions during your presentation, pause before you reply. Most importantly, prepare for these tough questions when you rehearse your presentation so you aren’t blindsided by them.

How Twitter is Like Public Speaking

More than PowerPoint...

Today, I hear the same objections from clients when they talk about approaching Twitter. Stage fright is being replaced with Twitter fright.

8 things I wish more speakers would post on Twitter

The Eloquent Woman

I'm a big fan of working with, not against, the Twitter backchannel during your speech. call for questions. Give us some details.

Stop that Stutter: 6 Steps to Overcome Presentation Performance Anxiety

Duarte Blog

Delivery Diary Question Tips anxiety fear help nerves nervous presentation problem solution speech stutter stuttering tips tweet twitter

Integrating Twitter in your public speaking: 14 ways

The Eloquent Woman

decided to wait, watch and cover interesting cases of Twitter use during presentations on the blog while I formulated an answer. Any comments?"

Moderators, skip the well-worn panel path with 14 creative themes and questions

The Eloquent Woman

What ifs: Moderators can push envelopes with "what if" questions, taking panelists beyond their prepared remarks. Ask them how they use Twitter.

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5 tips from my Twitter collection

PowerPoint Tips

I’ve been posting two tips from my site a day on Twitter. If you’re not on Twitter, here are 5 of them that you might enjoy: How many bullets should I put on a slide? (OK, I admit, it’s a trick question!). What, you’re not following me there yet? Go follow me , I’ll wait here.).

Should you display the live twitter stream on a large screen?

Speaking about Presenting

Twitter is now a reality at many conferences. Having twitter on a large screen can enrich the conference experience. It was fascinating.

The dynamic prop: 6 questions for speakers to ask

The Eloquent Woman

TED saw a surge in Twitter activity around this talk and this tactic , which must have had more than a few audience members itching in their seats.

Webinar “How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation”: Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

Heaps of questions were asked and despite three breaks for questions, I didn’t get to answer all of them. Miscellaneous questions.

Questions To Ask Your Speech Coach

Executive Speech Coach

When you are selecting your public speaking or presentation skills coach - here are some important questions that can help you select the best speech coach for you. In addition to the questions above, here are some criteria to consider. Tell me about your most unusual or most challenging presentations that you have delivered.

What are your questions about presentations?

Executive Speech Coach

What questions do you have about presentations and public speaking? What questions do you have? But I will try to answer your questions as best and helpful as I can. Post your questions in the comments and I will address them in a future blog post. look forward to your questions. Maybe I can help you.

That's a GREAT QUESTION! Not. | Communication Steroids

Communication Steroids

When the presenter goes to take questions, you cringe a bit. It may happen on the first question. Someone asks a question. crutch.

How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Speaking and more Research TWITTER? Now these notes are going digital on Twitter or via conference-provided chat rooms. while twittering.

The Shocking Truth About What Your Teachers Told You About Answering Questions

Executive Speech Coach

How to Answer Questions in Business Presentations: Your Teachers Lied to You If you remember your school teachers you probably recall afew favorites and some ogres. It was elementary and later high school where we wereindoctrinated with the rules of answering questions. Lie #2: You must answer the question now No, you don’t.

New survey: How people are using Twitter at conferences

Speaking about Presenting

Only 41 people responded to the survey (the url for the survey was circulated using twitter and the conference hashtag).

Steve Jobs handles an insult with grace

Executive Speech Coach

Steve Jobs handled this insult and tough question well. Notice the long pause to think and demonstrate that he takes the question seriously.

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Webinar “How to Plan an Audience-friendly Presentation”: Your Questions Answered

Speaking about Presenting

Heaps of questions were asked and despite three breaks for questions, I didn’t get to answer all of them. Miscellaneous questions.

How to Ask, Answer and Anticipate Questions In Your Presentation

Executive Speech Coach

Presentation Tips on Twitter Presentation Skills Club on Facebook Executive Speech Coach , Business presentation tips from George Torok , the Speech Coach for Executives Executive Speech Coach & Business Presentation Skills Expert George Torok www.SpeechCoachforExecutives.com. free audio class business presentations public speaking question

Why Your Blog Should be Your Top Social Media Tool

Content Marketing Today

You are hidden away on Facebook and scattered all over the place on Twitter. You can't do that on Facebook and only with difficulty on Twitter.

4 Questions You Need to Answer in Your Presentation

Executive Speech Coach

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 4 Questions You Need to Answer in Your Presentation Everytime you speak you must answer four questions for your audience. This addresses the question of purpose and relevance. This addresses the question of direction. This addresses the question of detail. What if? Email This BlogThis!

Your final words: how NOT to close a presentation

More than PowerPoint...

I asked folks on Twitter: “What’s the worst way to end a presentation?&#. Presentation Twitter

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Power Presentations Tip 57: Two Laws of Answering Questions

Executive Speech Coach

Two Laws of Answering Questions You don't need to answer the question now. You don't need to answer the question. First our parents and then our teachers drummed into us that we must respond immediately to their questions. But it's still difficult to shake that tyranny of responding to questions.

Twitter at Conferences: Beyond Q&A

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Twitter is increasingly used as a way of engaging the audience beyond the usual moderated Q&A session. Comments and questions are projected onscreen during a panel discussion. Comments and questions from the auditorium as well as people following along [.].

Twitter at Conferences: Beyond Q&A

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Twitter is increasingly used as a way of engaging the audience beyond the usual moderated Q&A session. Comments and questions are projected onscreen during a panel discussion. Comments and questions from the auditorium as well as people following along [.].

Twitter at Conferences: Beyond Q&A

Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking

Twitter is increasingly used as a way of engaging the audience beyond the usual moderated Q&A session. Comments and questions are projected onscreen during a panel discussion. Comments and questions from the auditorium as well as people following along [.].

Communicating with Twitter - don't waste the opportunity

Dahle Communication

 For a while last year I really got into Twitter. Anyone can get onto Twitter and attempt to "communicate" with other people.

7 Public Speaking Social Media Strategies

Speak and Deliver

How about Twitter, Linked In, and all the other Social Media platforms that exist today? Ask Questions Instead of Making Statements.

Is being emotional a positive in business?

Speak Schmeak

But here''s what I interpreted from the answers to Barbara''s questions: The "good" kind of emotion is called "passion." Negative." Never."

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Audience Interaction is Easier Than You Think - Part III Q&A

Speak and Deliver

Today I'll cover one of the biggest challenges a speaker faces - the dreaded Q&A - Questions & Answers. Last Question.

Ask yourself: what does your audience really want?

More than PowerPoint...

And you’re posting the exact same content to your Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus pages today. content ideas social media Twitter audience

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Twitter - Is it stuck to users over-40

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Twitter's user numbers stayed frozen between Q3 and Q4 in 2015. But its worth is questionable if it can't attract those under-40.

5 ways to tweet like you mean it

Speak Schmeak

Twitter is like talking. Twitter is about connecting, not one-way communication. An audience member raises her hand to ask a question.

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TWITTER IN PRESENTATIONS.LOVE IT OR LEAVE IT?

Professionally Speaking...

With the explosion in popularity of microblogging tools like Twitter , presenters are now faced with the possibility, or even likelihood, that some members of their audience will be tweeting (posting on Twitter) during the presentation. Even without Twitter, you run the risk that your audience won't pay attention to you.

The two best alternatives to Twitter as a presentation backchannel

Speaking about Presenting

However, if you plan to use a backchannel proactively in your presentation, it may be better to use a backchannel tool other than Twitter.

The two best alternatives to Twitter as a presentation backchannel

Speaking about Presenting

Note: This post was updated on 30 October to reflect TodaysMeet introducing Twitter integration. Twitter integration (introduced on 30 October).

Is Twitter Getting too big? A lesson for your speeches

Dahle Communication

A recent post by Brett Duncan of Marketing In Progress really made me think about twitter. Is Twitter getting too big? early."

5 Ways To Integrate Twitter Into Your Presentations

Professionally Speaking...

In a previous post, I explored  common concerns about Twitter usage in presentations and concluded that Twitter offers many benefits in terms of audience involvement and engagement. However, seeing the benefits of using Twitter and being able to incorporate it effectively into your presentation are two very different things.